#Army: PFC McCain is starting SFAS course

From Robert Stacey Stacy McCain: Send Angels to Fort Bragg Posted on | October 26, 2013 | 11 Comments Well, I knew this day was coming, and now it begins. Mr McCain’s son will be starting the two week Special Forces Assessment and Selection (SFAS) course. Here is The Discovery Channel’s program on Two Weeks in Hell. …

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Rule 5 Blogging: Baby, it’s cold outside!

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 putting pictures of pretty women somewhat déshabillé, but, on this site, our Rule 5 Blogging doesn’t put up pictures of Cameron Diaz in her summer clothes, but women, in full …

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Ethnocentrism in Minnesota

From Ed Morrissey: MN Congresswoman to Metrodome: Don’t display Redskins name or logo posted at 11:55 am on October 25, 2013 by Ed Morrissey Yes, it’s Betty McCollum, reminding us yet again how much better we’d have been with Teresa Collett instead. Why is she demanding that the venue of an NFL football game not …

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From Around the Blogroll

The best and truest line ever, from Catherine Wilkinson of The Victory Girls: If you want your best and your brightest and hardest working citizens to stay put and make your country prosperous, then stop making them pay for the deadbeats. Absotively, posilutely right. There’s more at the link. Also from the Victory Girls, Dejah …

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What could possibly go wrong?

Remember: part of the President’s oh-so-wise health care plan is the requirement that all of our medical records be converted into electronic form. This is (supposedly) to allow physicians to check on your medical history if you have switched doctors or other providers, and these records would be available, over the internet, with the appropriate …

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The mark of a liar

First, the obvious: not every problem does or should reach the President’s desk, and not every decision can be or should be a Presidential decision. But if this problem didn’t reach the President’s desk, someone should become eligible for unemployment compensation: Sebelius: Obama did not know about HealthCare.gov glitches before rollout By Matthew DeLuca, Staff …

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Elon Musk and your tax dollars

From The Wall Street Journal: Allysia Finley: How Government Is Making Solar Billionaires SolarCity has never recorded a profit, but powered by subsidies, its stock price is $57 a share. By Allysia Finley | Opinion | Oct. 21, 2013 7:09 p.m. ET Flash Player 9 or higher is required to view the chartClick here to …

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The logic of the left

From Arutz Sheva: Hebrew University Paper Finds: IDF Has Political Motives for Not Raping Hebrew University committee prize-winning paper finds that the lack of IDF rapes of Palestinian women is designed to serve a political purpose. By Hillel Fendel | First Publish: 12/23/2007, 5:01 PM A research paper that won a Hebrew University teachers’ committee prizefinds …

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