Pay to Play, $500,000 buy in…

It appears for $500,000 you can ‘buy’ a seat at the table as an ‘advisor’ to the Prez, and meet with him quarterly.  Only problem is you will be ‘window dressing’ since you’re only allowed to sit at the table … Continue reading

Sometimes ya just gotta wonder…

What in the hell were/are they thinking??? One of the ‘better’ ones… 🙂 And one worth watching, even if it is from the 1940’s.  We could ALL stand to remember this… http://archive.org/details/TheHouseILiveIn Nuff said… … Continue reading

How to cheat the system…

Overheard on the airplane last night from LAX to IAD…Two women sitting behind us in first class (yep, I actually GOT an upgrade), one asked the other what she did.  The answer?  “Oh, I’m collecting unemployment.”WTF??? She’s collecting unemployment and … Continue reading

More on Sequestration…

Can somebody ‘splain this to me??? If Defense is only 20% of the budget, WHY is Defense taking 42-48% (depending on which set of numbers you want to believe) of the Sequestration cuts??? At our little golf tournament yesterday, this was … Continue reading

THIS is just plain BS…

Well, the administration is bending the Navy over (again)… The Navy has been ‘directed’ to be the test bed for these new ‘bio-fuels’, at a cost of $26/gal!!!  Full articles HERE and HERE Yep, not $2.60, but TWENTY-SIX dollars a gallon!!! … Continue reading

Oh Joy…

Yet ANOTHER watch list that TSA has… Pushy fliers may show up on TSA’s radar By Thomas Frank, USA TODAY WASHINGTON — Airline passengers who get frustrated and kick a wall, throw a suitcase or make a pithy comment to … Continue reading

Much Ado About…

HERE is the link to the AZ immigration law… Note that there has to be a criminal stop, detention or arrest for an officer to question citizenship… Well, it seems the LWL, led by the ACLU (they REALLY need to … Continue reading

Oh HELL no…

This was the subject of more than a little discussion at the meetings I’ve been at the last two days… ALL of the participants in the discussions were unanimous in their derision of this plan… and that included the Marines … Continue reading

Globull Warming My Ass…

THIS is as of 0900 this morning at my house… Measured 12 inches since midnight, by 1300 it was 15 inches and it’s STILL snowing! sigh… I’m too old to be out shovelling snow, and of course NONE of the … Continue reading

I LIKE this guy…

Congressman John Fleming– Louisiana 4th District. Below is from his web site, he has sponsored a bill HR-615; see below for the content! Over the past few weeks, members of Congress and the American people have come to know the … Continue reading