#KYSEN : The end of the road for Alison Lundergan Grimes?

From The Washington Post: Why Alison Lundergan Grimes was probably doomed anyway By Scott Clement | October 17, 2014 Alison Lundergan Grimes has had a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad week in the Kentucky Senate race: The week was dominated by her refusal to say whether she voted for Barack Obama for president, she trailed by …

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Economics 101: In the end, only results matter, and the results of liberal economics are failure

From the Sacramento Bee: Census Bureau: California still has highest U.S. poverty rate By Dan Walters | dwalters@sacbee.com | 10/16/2014 11:25 AM | 10/17/2014 9:46 AM California continues to have – by far – the nation’s highest level of poverty under an alternative method devised by the Census Bureau that takes into account both broader …

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Rule 5 Blogging: Strange Bedfellows!

It’s the weekend and time, once again, for THE FIRST STREET JOURNAL’S version of Rule 5 Blogging. Robert Stacey Stacy McCain described Rule 5 as posting photos of pretty women somewhat déshabillé, but, on this site, our Rule 5 Blogging doesn’t put up pictures of Yasmine Hamdan in her summer clothes, but women, in full …

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I think he inherited his father’s intelligence

From CNN: Biden’s son discharged from Navy after testing positive for cocaine By Eric Bradner, CNN | updated 7:51 PM EDT, Thu October 16, 2014 Washington (CNN) – The Navy Reserve discharged Vice President Joe Biden’s son Hunter this year after he tested positive for cocaine, U.S. officials confirmed. The discharge of Biden, a 44-year-old lawyer …

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Where are the liberal professional media when it comes to the government trying to shut down free speech?

Hat tip to Gretchen! City subpoenas pastors’ sermons in equal rights ordinance case By Katherine Driessen | October 14, 2014 | Updated: October 14, 2014 3:46pm Houston’s embattled equal rights ordinance took another legal turn this week when it surfaced that city attorneys, in an unusual step, subpoenaed sermons given by local pastors who oppose …

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Economics 101: Eventually, you have to pay your bills!

Via msnmoney: Americans face post-foreclosure hell as wages garnished, assets seized Reuters | By Michelle Conlin | October 14, 2014 NEW YORK – Many thousands of Americans who lost their homes in the housing bust, but have since begun to rebuild their finances, are suddenly facing a new foreclosure nightmare: debt collectors are chasing them …

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October 14, 1066: The Battle of Hastings

On this date, 948 years ago, a battle was fought which has shaped the history of Great Britain, and eventually the United States, ever since. William the Conqueror, of Normandy, defeated the Anglo-Saxon forces of King Harold II Gowdinson, setting up the Norman dynasty and the transformation of our mother country into something which would …

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Never let a crisis go to waste!

That was Rahm Emanuel’s advice, and, for the Obama Administration, it’s a well-learned lesson: Unreal — NIH Director: We’d Probably Have An Ebola Vaccine If It Wasn’t For GOP Budget Cuts… Remember these headlines from Obama’s NIH? Feds Spend $1.5 Million ‘to Study Why Lesbians Are Fat’… Obama Admin Still Studying Why Lesbians Are Obese …

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Rule 5 Blogging: Do not mess with them!

It’s the weekend and time, once again, for THE FIRST STREET JOURNAL’S version of Rule 5 Blogging. Robert Stacey Stacy McCain described Rule 5 as posting photos of pretty women somewhat déshabillé, but, on this site, our Rule 5 Blogging doesn’t put up pictures of Gwyneth Paltrow in her summer clothes, but women, in full …

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