Category: Tortured Logic

Rules For Radicals… And Others.

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“Saul Alinsky was a brilliant man. Evil, but brilliant. Unfortunately, whether we like it or not, everyone on the Left from the President on down is playing by his rules in the political arena.” (Townhall)   Republicans are fond of vilifying both President Obama and Hillary Clinton because of their supposed brainwashed allegiance and fealty […]

THE CONVERSATION AFTER PARIS: WHAT SHOULD THE UNITED STATES DO???

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I was having an interesting conversation on Ruben Navarette’s facebook page, started when one commenter said the following: “It is unconscionable for us to have the power to take down ISIS but to do as little as possible instead.” After rebuffing that notion, someone asked me this: “What do you suggest we do? Sitting back […]

Is It OK To Call Waterboarding Torture Again?

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So ISIS waterboarded James Foley. A lot of people who supported the use of “enhanced interrogations” are now “outraged” that ISIS did this to an American. Gee… Didn’t see this coming! Oh, wait…. Yes I did. PS. Guess which “news” channel is not covering the story.

More Iraq War Revisonist History… From A Historian Complaining About Revisionist History.

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Victor Davis Hanson has a piece out with the headline “Revisionist History Prevails on Iraq Invasion“. Yes. It does. But it’s who is doing it that is the problem. VDH writes: “Do we remember that Bill Clinton signed into law the Iraq Liberation Act of 1998 that supported regime change in Iraq? He gave an […]

A Letter To Dick Cheney – Congratulations On Your Stunning Victory In Iraq.

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So, yesterday, the Wall Street Journal published an op-ed by Ex_Vice President Dick Cheney, blasting now President Barrack Obama for screwing up the middle East, saying about Obama: “Rarely has a U.S. president been so wrong about so much at the expense of so many,” And “Instead, he abandoned Iraq and we are watching American […]

The Great Recession Revisited.

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Recently, a facebook friend posted an old Forbes article from 2009, blaming the entire financial crisis on the Federal Government. I wrote a couple of previous posts here and here rebutting that idea, but I thought it would be interesting to look at it in relation to the specific Forbes article in question. Lets take […]

Cognitive Dissonance…. The Tea Party “Oops” Edition… Part 2

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Remember how a slew of Conservative  / Tea Party talking head went into a tizzy last month saying that President Obama had, with a the stroke of a pen, exempted Congress from Obamacare? Here’s a remind if this passed you by. Barack Obama hasn’t become known for his bold style of leadership. Even the lapdog […]

Cognitive Dissonance…. The Tea Party “Oops” Edition.

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Today at Gay Patriot, V the K has a guest post giving 10 reasons why possible  2016 GOP Presidential candidate Chris Christie is comparable to the Democrats 1988 guy Michael Dukakis. Here is a summary of the list. I will comment on each one as as presented: 1. Christie and Dukakis are both blue-state governors with […]

Thursday September 19th, 2013 in Economics, Politics / Law Stuff, Tortured Logic | 2 Comments »

This Really Is TheBush Years All Over Again. (except Bush did it better… sort of)

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Here’s the push from the Obama administration to bomb Syrian – Some quotes from the mouth of White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough as he tried to sell the bombing of Syria on “Meet The Press”: “This is an opportunity to be bold with the Iranians,”…. And “Our troops have not been subject to […]

The Unfortunate Truth About Hero Charles Ramsey.

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Before I continue, let me say I LOVE this guy! Not only because he’s a hero, but his interviews show him to be a true and honest guy. He is who he is, one of the many unique Americans that are around us every day! But, unfortunately, he has a problem. You see, he lives […]