Archive | March, 2010

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Reconciliation Bill Makes ObamaCare Worse

The Reconciliation bill, currently being debated in Congress, won’t ‘fix’ anything and Phillip Kerpen, writing at FoxNews.com gives five reasons why: First and worst, the bill hikes the investment tax on capital gains and dividends. That’s the most anti-growth tax hike possible. The Reconciliation Act creates a new 3.8 percent Medicare tax on single filers over […]

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New NFL Overtime Rules Are Crazy

The NFL yesterday voted to change the playoff overtime rules. Under the new system, the team that gets the ball first in overtime could win the game with a touchdown. If that team scores a field goal, the other club would have a chance to get a possession and tie the game with a field […]

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Red Light Cameras Active In Alexandria Again

Austin Danforth at the Alexandria Times, has a report on amendments that have been made to the state’s red light ticketing law. As soon as the City finds a vendor to process the tickets, they will be active.

A little history on red light cameras in Alexandria.

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Kerry Donley Thinks Voters Are Stupid

Last year, after the May Council elections, the Democrats in Alexandria (my hometown) were SO steamed that they lost two seats in the election. They tried (and failed) to challenge new Councilwoman Alicia Hughes’ eligibility to serve and the lame duck members along with many of the current Democrats on Council voted to move the […]

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Reagan Sighting In Minnesota

No, it probably doesn’t come from the banks or the tea partiers. The photo below which shows Ronald Reagan next to the words ‘Remember Real Hope & Change?’ probably comes from the same folks who posted the ‘Miss Me Yet?’ George W. Bush billboard (which ended up being a group of small business owners in […]

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An Academy Award Winning Movie Trailer (Video)

This is just plain brilliant. With Hollywood remakes occurring more and more often (see the upcoming Nightmare on Elm Street, Clash of the Titans, and Karate Kid as three examples), it is refreshing to see a clip like this. Every Hollywood story trick is in the clip. The comedy team of BriTaNicK is the brains […]

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Mark Levin @ The Reagan Library

The great one, Mark Levin, gave a fantastic speech at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation library last Friday as part of the foundations ‘A Reagan Forum’ series. It’s a fantastic speech and well worth the 70+ minutes of your time. For more information on the ongoing works of President Reagan’s Foundation, visit them online. If […]

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