Somebody’s Watching Me

Like Joseph Heller said in Catch-22; “Just because your paranoid doesn’t mean they aren’t after you!” I mean really! News breaks that the IRS is targeting ‘Conservative’ groups applying for tax-exempt status with extra inquiry – including additional (burdensome) questionnaires,  (improper nee illegal)requests for donor lists and even possible denial … Continue reading

What if?

What if, in the 1930s, my father had studied economics at Harvard, went to Germany and wrote articles in support of Hitler and National Socialism; and what if my mother left me with my grandparents and sailed off to distant lands to promote the ideals of National Socialism; and what … Continue reading

Where are they now?

For those of you who are old enough to remember the 60s, you might remember The Weathermen which mutated into The Weather Underground when they figured out that law enforcement was on to them.  So they went “underground” to continue their revolution against America.   The Weathermen was an offshoot … Continue reading

Congress the new mafia?

Criminal mischief: or ricco violations?   So, it turns out that the political incubator that nurtured “the office of the president elect“  has sired yet another ‘Frankensteinian’ political ‘soup-sandwich”. As they say “power begets power” and I’ll extrapolate; “power corrupts” and “corruption begets corruption“. The irresistible snare of the weak-willed: … Continue reading

Bailouts, Chaos and Extortion

In 2002 congress was influenced – okay, pressured, by ACORN  and other liberal ‘community organizations’ to  issue new Affirmative Action lending Quotas – to increase ‘minority’ homeownership by 5.5 million by 2010. Contrary to traditional lending standards, or any sort of best management practice, Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae allowed … Continue reading