Daily Archives: July 15, 2012

Smart Diplomacy

Tomatoes and shoes thrown at Hillary Clinton’s motorcade in Egypt. Protesters threw tomatoes and shoes at U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s motorcade on Sunday during her first visit to Egypt since the election of Islamist President Mohamed Mursi. A … Continue reading

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The Charge of the Obama Brigade

Jennifer Rubin likens the Obama campaign’s July charge to Pickett’s charge at Gettysburg. And the result is exactly like that of that earlier charge. The extent of that effort is only now becoming clear. The Associated Press reports: “President Barack … Continue reading

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Smart Phone, Socially Stupid User

How to deal with smart phone boors in many situations. Here in the Crabitat, phones (cell or smart) are not allowed at the table.  I know we’re somewhat unusual these days, but it has been a point here to dine … Continue reading

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Hoping for Change

Smitty over at The Other McCain has pictures from yesterday’s Obama appearance in Virginia. Notice the lack of psychotic hate usually always present at leftist protests. (Especially the seriously screwed up “occupy” events.) Even the most strident signs use civil … Continue reading

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Outsourcer in Chief

Under Obama, the United States lost the ability to transport our own astronauts to space. We now pay billions to the Russians to allow our own people to travel to the space station we built (yes, we got contributions from … Continue reading

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Android Kicks Apple’s Butt

Now you know why Apple is trying so hard to pull the ladder up after themselves with the barrage of lawsuits against rivals. Because they are getting slapped silly in the market: Nielsen sifted through the mountain of data that … Continue reading

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Calling Barry Out

I realize that the San Diego Union Tribune tends toward editorial conservatism, being that they are serving a market that is disproportionally heavy with current and former military. But it is still refreshing to read an editorial that flat out … Continue reading

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Story Time

In Barack Obama’s world everyone who disagrees with him is either a bitter clinger, or a stubborn Fox News viewer or is simply ignorant and in need of a story to fix everything. In the president’s messianic view, all this … Continue reading

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All legislative Powers herein granted shall be vested in a Congress of the United States

That’s section 1 of the constitution of the United States of America.  Note that it does not grant any legislative authority whatsoever to the President. In fact it mandates the fo;;owing oath of office, “I do solemnly swear (or affirm) … Continue reading

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