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Archive for May, 2016

… Classy Act [#Bradley Cooper][#MTV Movie Awards]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Tuesday,May 31st,2016

.. actor Brad Cooper won the Best Actor award at the MTV Movie Awards . He dedicated his win to ” American Sniper ” author Chris Kyle …

.. [h/t — theRightScoop.com]…

.. [link] to the award show segment …

.. thank you , Bradley Cooper ! What a gracious and classy move ! …

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… He Said What ?!?! [#Bob McDonald][#wait times][#VA][#Disneyland]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Tuesday,May 31st,2016

.. VA Sec. Bob McDonald was speaking on vets issues to the Chistian Science Monitor breakfast . He then made one of the colossal political boo – boos of recent years ..

.. so what is it he said ? He compared wait times for veterans [for help] at the Veterans Administration to wait times for rides at Disneyland ..

.. [h/t — Newsmax.com]..
.. [link] to the blog post ..

.. yes , he did say that . Wow , what a colossal blunder !! …

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… Why Isn’t Airport Security [#tighter]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Tuesday,May 31st,2016

.. a whole lot tighter ?!?!   ..

.. [h/t — Newsmax.com]..
.. [link] to the blog post ..

.. what happened at Zaventem Airport in Brussels , Belgium should  have taught us all a great deal ..

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… O.K. , O.K. , the Food Nutrition Labels [#updated]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Tuesday,May 31st,2016

.. but do we have to have Michelle ” my Belle ” Obama rubbing our faces in it ?? ..

.. [h/t — Newsmax.com]..
.. [link] to the blog post ..

.. yes , the calories will be highlighted much more . Also , there will be a line added for ” added sugars ” ..

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… Another Victory for Gun Rights [#gun sales][#gun purchases]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Monday,May 30th,2016

.. hopefully ..

.. this case centers on a case out of the 9th Circuit , that came out of a case that was originally dismissed in 2013 . The case revolved around an ordinance in Alameda County, California, which banned gun stores from being located within 500 feet of a residential zone. Three businessmen—John Teixeira, Steve Nobriga, and Gary Gamaz—argued the ordinance violated their Second Amendment rights when they were prevented from opening a gun store. They claimed that the ordinance was intended to keep legal gun dealers from operating in the county.

.. as I understand it , the way the ordinance was written basically would not allow any gun stores at all to be opened in Alameda County . When this happened , the 3 men [who wanted to open a gun store] sued . The district court dismissed the case . To say the least , a 3 – 0 ruling at the appeals level against the County was a shock ..

.. [h/t — WFB.com]..
.. [link] to the blog post ..

.. the case still has a long way to go . Alameda Cty could well appeal this to the full 9th Circuit , which has over 30 judges . It is also extremely liberal . It is also a question of whether the SCOTUS would even take up the case ..

.. but the first victory is at hand . Now , what will the County do ? How will the State of California react ?? ..

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… Our Nation ‘ s Capital has a Nasty Problem with its Gun Laws [#court case]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Monday,May 30th,2016

.. they keep getting picked apart and rejected ..

.. this time the case is Grace v. D.C. . The plaintiff [Matt Grace] helps represents gun groups in D.C. on behalf of the Pink Pistols , a LGBTQ rights group dedicated to self – defense . Also , they got lucky on the choice of judges . They drew District Judge Richard Leon , who was a George W. Bush appointee . Then , how did the case turn out ?? ..

.. [h/t — VolokhConspiracy.com]..
.. [link] to the blog post ..

.. for the most part , very well . Judge Leon ruled that D.C. must become a ” shall – issue ” jurisdiction , due to the precedent laid out in the Heller decision ..

The District’s Concealed Carry Scheme Is Likely Unconstitutional . . .

Strict Scrutiny Is Likely the Appropriate Level of Constitutional Scrutiny . . .

Because the Second Amendment’s text places the right to “keep” and to “bear” arms on equal footing, it follows that the right to “bear” arms for self-defense also lies at the core of the Second Amendment’s protections. Indeed, the purpose of the Second Amendment, as articulated by the Supreme Court, supports this conclusion. . . . The need for self-defense is, of course, greater outside the home than it is within it. . . . Furthermore, I note that plaintiffs here are the very type of “law-abiding, responsible citizens” whose Second Amendment rights are entitled to full protection under Heller.

The District’s “Good Reason” Requirement Imposes a Substantial Burden on Core Second Amendment Conduct. . . .

[T]he burden imposed by the statute at issue is [not] as insignificant as that of a “time, place, and manner restrictions” on speech that leave open “ample alternative channels of communication.” . . . Indeed, the requirement’s intended effect is to prohibit the typical citizen from carrying a firearm outside his or her home for several legitimate and constitutionally protected purposes — including when in dangerous neighborhoods, where the need for protection is as undeniable as it is unfortunate, or for self-defense from unanticipated, suddenly arising threats — notwithstanding the fact that he or she can successfully clear a multitude of qualifying hurdles. . . .

The District’s Concealed Carry Scheme Likely Fails Strict Scrutiny. . . .

[T]his Court agrees with defendants that the District’ s interest in public safety is implicated by people carrying guns in public, and certainly more so than when they keep guns within the confines of their homes. But, unfortunately for defendants, it does not automatically follow that the District has a compelling interest in reducing to the greatest extent possible the number of law-abiding, responsible citizens eligible to carry guns in public. Rather, when the District’s pursuit of public safety substantially burdens conduct protected by the Second Amendment, as issuing licenses only in certain self-defense situations does, it must at the very least prove that the policy achieves significant public safety gains and that those gains would not be achieved by a more inclusive licensing policy.

Defendants have failed to meet these criteria, and I am skeptical that they can. They waste much ink on the irrelevant contention that plaintiffs cannot prove that “more guns equals less crime.” In strict scrutiny review, however, defendants bear the burden of justifying their policy. More important still, defendants do not even attempt to explain why the District’s licensing scheme could not be broader and allow for more responsible, law-abiding citizens to obtain concealed carry permits for their legitimate self-defense needs, while simultaneously protecting public safety.

All they offer by way of reasoning is that all guns, even guns carried in self-defense, increase the incentive for criminals to carry guns, or increase the chances for accidents. But as plaintiffs rightly emphasize, “it is ‘not a permissible strategy’ to reduce the alleged negative effects of a constitutionally protected right by simply reducing the number of people exercising the right.”

Rather, the District’s licensing restrictions would only be narrowly tailored to achieve public safety if they were targeted at keeping guns away from the people who are likely to misuse them or situations where they are likely to be misused. On the record before me, I must agree with plaintiffs that defendants are unlikely to be able to show the “good reason” requirement is narrowly tailored to this end. . . .

Although the District’s “good reason” requirement likely does keep guns out of the hands of some people likely to misuse them, it does so only by keeping guns out of the hands of most people. . . . Because the District’s law is likely wholly disproportionate to the public interest it could legitimately serve, there is a strong likelihood plaintiffs will ultimately succeed in showing the law is not narrowly tailored and is, therefore, unconstitutional. . . .

Conclusion

In Heller, the Supreme Court’s unequivocally asserted that “the enshrinement of constitutional rights necessarily takes certain policy choices off the table.” The District’s understandable, but overly zealous, desire to restrict the right to carry in public a firearm for self-defense to the smallest possible number of law-abiding, responsible citizens is exactly the type of policy choice the Justices had in mind.

Because the right to bear arms includes the right to carry firearms for self-defense both in and outside the home, I find that the District’s “good reason” requirement likely places an unconstitutional burden on this right. Accordingly, I hereby GRANT plaintiffs’ request for a preliminary injunction and enter an order that enjoins the District of Columbia from denying concealed carry licenses to applicants who meet all eligibility requirements other than the “good reason” requirement. . . .

Of course, I doubt that this will be the courts’ last word on the subject; I expect the decision will be stayed pending appeal to the District of Columbia Circuit, and from there it may well reach the Supreme Court, especially if the District of Columbia Circuit agrees that the D.C. carry restriction is unconstitutional. What will happen at the Supreme Court of course likely depends on what will happen in the political process in the next six months.

.. the District has a real problem . They will obviously want to appeal this one to the D.C. Appeals Court , which will give them precious time [and a presidential election] to stop it . However , the SCOTUS may well step in and take the case away from the appeals court , as it has done in several cases , recently ..

.. so , there is hope in D.C. for gun rights !! …

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… Has His Lordship gone Mad ?!?! [#E.O.][#gun sales]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Monday,May 30th,2016

.. yes , it appears that he has ..

.. he wants to issue an Executive Order . Nothing surprising there ..

.. but on what ? guns . Specifically , gun sales . Normally , this is dealt with by the Bureau of Alcohol , Tobacco , and Firearms , and with the Federal Firearms License , or F.F.L. . But it is the definition of gun sales that would change ..

.. [h/t — Newsmax.com]..
.. [link] to the blog post ..

.. the definition of what would be required to need a F.F.L. would be lowered to just one [1] gun . Yes , 1 gun . Even with private transactions ..

.. that would be genuinely outrageous !! ..

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… It is Only a Beginning [#Puerto Rico][#financial control board]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Sunday,May 29th,2016

.. yes , it is only a beginning . At least both parties are taking Puerto Rico ‘ s problems seriously ..

.. but , ultimately , it is the commonwealth itself that has to govern itself and manage its finances in a proper manner ..

.. default is obviously not an option . Public services are ending . Schools are closing . Bankruptcy is not likely an option , either . Sharp spending cuts will have to be shared by all , including pensioners ..

.. [h/t — Newsmax.com/finance]..
.. [link] to the blog post news ..

.. the spectres of both fallouts will get folks ‘ attention . Whether it will get the attention of Puerto Rico ‘ s political establishment is another matter ..

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… An Aircraft Reconstruction could Help [#EgyptAir][#crash investigation]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Sunday,May 29th,2016

.. what is it ??..

.. you gather as much of the aircraft ‘ s remains as possible ..

.. why ? Two other past investigations are illuminating ..

.. [h/t — Newsmax.com]..
.. [link] to the blog post ..

.. one is the air crash over southern Scotland just before Christmas in 1988 . The other is the TWA 800 crash just off Long Island in July of 1996 . So what then ?? ..

.. the former occurred over Britain , the latter in shallow water just off of land . Investigators could get to large parts of the aircraft , and then thought that ” reassembling ” the airframe might be of help . Boy , was it ever !!

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… Dilma Rousseff is Doomed [#President][#Brasil][#impeachment][#removal]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Sunday,May 29th,2016

.. here in the U.S. , the impeachment procedure is fairly simple . The House of Representatives impeaches [indicts] , then the Senate tries [and / or convicts and removes] ..

.. In Brasil , it is a bit different . But not that much different . But you read the tea leaves , and it leaves you with a judgement ..

.. Dilma Rousseff is doomed . The Brasilian Senate voted 55 to 22 to impeach her . That level of vote is more than the 2/3rds level that is needed to remove her ..

.. [h/t — Newsmax.com]..
.. [link] to the blog post ..

.. she is deeply unpopular . The Brasilian economy is mired in the worst economy in decades . She also evidently committed a massive fraud in attempting to balance the federal budget . As a result , she got caught red – handed ..

.. she has had it ..

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… Madame A.G. , You really blew It [#civil rights fight]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Saturday,May 28th,2016

.. It seems that A.G. Loretta Lynch compared the fight over North Carolina ‘ s H.B. 2 to the fight over the civil rights movement ..

.. well , her comments bombed , and badly ..

.. [h/t — TruthRevolt.org]..
.. [link] to the blog post ..

.. and who better to let her have it over her political pandering and pimping than an icon of the civil rights movement . None other than Clarence Henderson , a veteran of the Greensboro ,N.C. lunch counter sit – in in the early 1960s ..

.. his words are best ..

The Civil Rights leader then shared his opinion about the transgender community’s alleged “struggle”:

In comparison, transgender individuals do not have to fight dogs, can shop anywhere and can use any water fountain. They are free to work, shop and ride the bus. And to my knowledge, they have not experienced 400 years of slavery and the ongoing fight for parity 151 years after emancipation. […] HB2 simply says that men and women should use the restroom of their biological sex in government buildings and schools.

It is a further insult that the left chooses to ignore the continued absence of African Americans at the top levels of corporate America including the companies that took a public stand against HB2. Look at their boards of directors and executive teams. Where are the African Americans? Women? Transgender people? To them, I say fix these problems in your own house.

But Henderson singled out U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch for special rebuke, writing that her comparison of HB2 to Jim Crow is “highly offensive and utterly disrespectful to those families and individuals who have shed blood and lost their lives to advance the cause of civil rights.”

I take this as a personal slap in the face because I was an active participant in the civil rights movement.

Henderson then delivered Lynch the “coup de grace,” blasting her “political pandering” and obvious attempt to “pimp the civil rights movement.”

“Throughout my life, I have noticed that even smart people say dumb things. And you, Ms. Lynch, have once again proven me right. Well done.”

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… Missouri Governor Jay Nixon should resign [#failure]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Saturday,May 28th,2016

.. if he does not , then he must be impeached , tried , convicted , and removed from office …

.. the greater Saint Louis area had plenty of warning about the release of the grand jury decision . Governor Nixon obviously knew what might be coming . He is the commanding officer of his state ‘ s National Guard . He should have damn well known what could have happened in the potential aftermath of the announcement …

.. well , he [bleeped] up . Huge . The National Guard was mobilized . But only 750 troops . When much more were needed …

.. eventually , Governor Nixon called up an additional 1,500 National Guardsmen and Guardswomen . Finally , at last …. now , things are much more peaceful , at last …

.. however , it is a responsibility that Governor Nixon must bear , and bear alone . He is alone command responsible for what he does or does not do to help deal with the situation . He could have and should have done far better to help deal with the situation . Evidently , the Mayors of Ferguson and St. Louis [city] both wanted to reach Gov. Nixon regarding the National Guard . They could not . That is unforgivable , given the situation . There must be accountability for this situation …

.. Jay Nixon must resign as Governor of Missouri . If he does not , he must be impeached and removed from office …

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… It Figures [#murder spike]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Saturday,May 28th,2016

.. it is called the ” Ferguson Effect . ” It is the effect that the gross politicization of justice , especially during the Age of Obama , has had on the ability of a police officer to do his / her job . As a result , the average street cop has backed off on good policing , and that has had effects on the safety of the public …

.. as a result , god forbid , the murder rate has soared . It is likely that the rest of the crime rate will follow …

.. [h/t — Newsmax.com]..
.. [link] to the blog post ..

.. courtesy of F.B.I. Director James Comey ..

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… What is Shocking [#iran nuclear negotiations]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Saturday,May 28th,2016

.. is that POTUS is not sharing important information involved in the Iran Nuclear negotiations with Congress ? …

.. if POTUS wants ALL of the sanctions , I repeat , ALL of them , he will have to ask Congress for that authority . He cannot do it on his own . Given the way that POTUS has treated Congress during his time in office [even when the DummyCraps were in the majority] , you can forget about that …

.. [h/t — m.NationalReview.com]..
.. [link] to the Special Report commentary …

.. it is a very real possibility that Congress will pass a bill to tighten the sanctions even further . It would not be a surprise to me , though .

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… An Icon makes his Stand [#Ray Lewis / Baltimore Ravens]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Saturday,May 28th,2016

.. I am not sure that Ray Lewis is from Baltimore . But Lewis spend the better part of 15 seasons in the city as a star linebacker for the Ravens . So that city has become a part of him ..

.. what has been happening in Baltimore has had to drive Lewis nuts . Well , he stood up and made his stand …

.. [h/t — theRightScoop.com]..
.. [link] to the blog post ..

.. Ray Lewis is a real man ‘ s man , a real leader , a future Hall of FAmer . This shows that Baltimore is still a part of him …

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… the Sad Commentary on George Stephanopoulos [#Charlie McCarthyism]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Saturday,May 28th,2016

.. I thought that Stephanopoulos actually had a fair bit of credibility . After the episode with Peter Schweizer , and then the contributions scandal with the Clintonoid Foundation , I have changed my mind …

branco cartoon (geo steph charlie mccarthyism)

.. [h/t — ComicallyIncorrect.com]..
.. [link] to the cartoon ..

.. it is sad . Stephanopoulos had been working hard on his professional reputation . Then he ends up largely pissing it away on some incredibly stupid mistakes in judgement …

.. [– note–] I will no longer watch ” This Week ” until Stephanopoulos is removed from the anchor chair …

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… An Amzing Interview [#the Kelly File ][#Baltimore cop]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Friday,May 27th,2016

.. Megyn Kelly pulled off a real dandy of a scoop on this . Gettting the inside story of a big event is always a big deal . But getting it while preserving your sources is always important …

.. this guys [and others] are putting their lives and careers on the line . The higher – ups are trying to impose pc – land on the department , and the regular Joes and Janes on the beat are resisting it with every fibre of their strength and character ..

.. [h/t — FoxNews.com]..
.. [link] TO THE Fox News interview footage ..

.. I was lucky enough to see it , live . I highly recommend that you take a look – see at this . What has been going on [on the inside] is a real bit different than the news story that we have been told and have been led to believe ..

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… the Dems Could be Buying Themselves a Pound of Trouble [#Bernie Sanders][#political support]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Friday,May 27th,2016

.. the Democrats [nationally] have a serious problem on their hands : Bernie Sanders ..

.. Sanders is having the time of his life running for POTUS . He is still getting significant crowds , usually more than that of Miz Hillary . Yet Miz Hillary is going to likely be the Dem nominee . She is as weak a nominee that I have seen in my lifetime , maybe longer ..

.. he sees himself as the head of the movement . movement of Socialists , not really Democraps . So the Dems really have trouble to deal with ..

.. [h/t — Newsmax.com]..
.. [link] to the blog post …

.. I would not put it past Bernie Sanders to make a third party bid for POTUS in the general election . The Green Party has to be really enjoying this …

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… the Egyptians (& others) are In on This [#intervention in yemen]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Friday,May 27th,2016

.. it looks like payback time for the ObamaCraps is coming . Egypt is participating in the Saudi – led intervention in Yemen …

.. and there is nothing that the ObamaCrap Administration can do to deter the Saudi – led coalition to stop it …

.. [h/t — DebkaFiles.com]..
.. [link] to the intel report …

.. Egypt executed a daring air – sea – ground seizure of the Yemeni port of [] . This denies Iran effective control of the Gulf of Aden . Along with it gives more of a sense of security to the Red Sea approaches to the Suez Canal …

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… Ben Rhodes should Man Up [#House of Reps][#testify]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Friday,May 27th,2016

.. Ben Rhodes has a big mouth . His profile piece in the New York Times weekly magazine has bought him one hell of a peck of trouble ..

.. not just for him , but it has bought a great deal of grief for POTUS ..

.. courtesy of the separation of powers doctrine , presidential advisers cannot be subpoenaed to testify before Congress . It is that simple ..

.. [h/t — Newsmax.com]..
.. [link] to the blog post ..

.. but Ben Rhodes [who is the D.N.S.A.] and POTUS should both man up . Rhodes should volunteer to testify before Congress ..

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… Un – Huh , Cheryl [#Mills][#Miz hillary flunkie][#Judicial Watch video testimony]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Friday,May 27th,2016

.. it gets juicy , folks . Cheryl Mills , Miz Hillary ‘ s former chierf of staff , has been approved for a court – ordered deposition in Judicial Watch ‘ s F.O.I.A. lawsuit against the State Department ..

.. one thing for Cheryl , though . She does not want the A/V of her deposition made public . Waah ! ..

.. an audio / visual recording is as muc a record of a deposition as a written transcript . Unless the transcript itself is sealed , the video should be allowed to be released ..

.. [h/t — Newsmax.com]..
.. [link] to the blog post news ..

.. tough cookies , Cheryl !! …..

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… The Dems have a Serious Problem on their Hands [#Campaign 2016]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Thursday,May 26th,2016

.. and offering Bernie Sanders [and his supporters] crumbs will not do the trick ..

.. [h/t — TruthRevolt.org]..
.. [link] to the blog post ..

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… Ha!Ha! … She deserved This [#Susan Rice][#AIPAC]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Thursday,May 26th,2016

.. the ObamaCraps sent out some flunkies in order tto try to do some fence – mending in advance of PM Bibi Netanyahu ‘ s speech in front of a joint Meeting of Congress . As a result , they sent NSA Rice out to speak in front of AIPAC …

.. unfortunately for the ObamaCraps , her speech did not have the intended effect …

.. [h/t — m.NationalReview.com]..
.. [link] to the speech segment ..

.. the audience @ AIPAC cheered alright … but not for the ObamaCrap policies . They cheered for the GOP and for the efforts of PM Bibi …

.. Whoops !! …

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… Why are People dealing with Transgender Issues [#young ages]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Thursday,May 26th,2016

.. in high school , maybe . There and then I can understand the mentality of a teenager beginning the process of ” transitioning ” to another sex …

.. but in middle school ?? elementary school ?? No way ..

.. [h/t — Newsmax.com]..
.. [link] to the blog post news ..

.. someone who is of age , i.e. 18 years old , or older , is presumed by society to be able to make not only the medical and social choices , but the legal ones . At that point is when they should be beginning the transitioning process , not any earlier ..

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… Are the DemoCrap SuperPACs Nuts [#ad blitz][#giant waste]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Thursday,May 26th,2016

.. it says that the Dem SuperPACs are preparing a $ 20 million ad blitz against the Donald . I am thinking that it is more like a $ 200 million ad blitz ..

.. Donald Trump wrapped up [effectively] the GOP nomination about a month ago . You don’t think that he has not been putting plans into place to counter this ?? Trump is a man who pays attention to detail ..

.. [h/t — newsmax.com]..
.. [link] to the blog post ..

.. especially someone who makes almost $600 million / year in income ..

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… Greece is in real Trouble [#national Finances]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Thursday,May 26th,2016

.. Greece has dug a real hole for itself with its profligate spending and taxes . Somehow , someway , it has to get its act together ..

.. right now , it does not look like that is going to happen ..

.. Greece has a notorious problem with spending . That is bad enough . Its problems with taxes and levels of taxation are even worse . In Greece , tax evasion seems to be a national sport . The Greek government seems to want to tax anything and everything that eats , breathes , squeakes , or moves . Not only that , it does so at a level that makes it very profitable for people to evade taxes , and not pay them …

.. [h/t — ca.yahoo.com]..
.. [link] to the news report …

.. right now , it is barely even to pay its lenders . It has to scrape by from any and every fund to make any payment , including those to government workers and pensioners . It can hardly plan for the future , when its micro – short – term focus is so ridiculous . For God ‘ s sake , it has to take drastic action ..

.. One principal problem is its ultra – leftist Syriza government . It wants to use many or all of the traditional socialist nostrums . Those are what is failing Greece now . The other is the IMF . It wants Greece to take the equivalent of financial strichnyne , and thus die a economic slow death . They are damned if they do , and damned if they don’t …

.. so , they have to do something . The question is what ??

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… What in God ‘ s Name is Susan Rice thinking ?? [#NSA][#public speech]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Wednesday,May 25th,2016

.. indeed , what is she thinking ?? Does she want to impose affirmative action on the entirety of our nation ‘ s government ? ..

.. from her recent commencement speech at Florida International University [F.I.U.] , it appears that is exactly what she wants to do ..

.. her lead comment is that our Government is too ” white , male , and Yale . ” Oh , I will bet that Harvard , Princeton , and the rest of the Ivies , and the rest of higher ed , will love that kind of asinine comment ..

.. [h/t — TruthRevolt.org]..
.. [link] to the blog post // speech segment ..

.. women , gays , and others are making steady gains in our organs of government . You do not has to bring a shock to government by bringing immediate A.A. [and numbers diversity] to our nation ..

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… the True Peace Officer Memorial [#our nation ‘ s finest]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Wednesday,May 25th,2016

.. as the caption puts it , Every Breath Counts …

branco cartoon (police memorial)

.. [h/t — ComicallyIncorrect.com]..
.. [link] to the cartoon …

.. these brave young men and women cannot breathe anymore . They have sacrificed their futures for the better good . And how do we repay them ?? …

.. by treating them like crap , instead of with the respect and admiration that they have earned [both the living , and the dead]…

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… Indeed , what did Happen ? [#Baltimore]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Wednesday,May 25th,2016

.. what happened in the last two months ??…

baltimore police department -- what happened

.. [h/t — TomFernandez.com]..
.. [link] to the blog caricature …

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… Chaos in Nevada [#State Democrat convention]…

Posted by paulfromwloh on Wednesday,May 25th,2016

.. might this be a preview of the D.N.C. in Philadelphia ? It might ..

.. remember , this was the Nevada State Democratic Convention . It was seated to conduct general business , but also to select delegates to the D.N.c. . The Nevada caucuses were very close [Clinton – 52% to Sanders – 47%] , so the delegate selection should have reflected that split . It didn’t ..

.. [h/t — Newsmax.com]..
.. [link] to the blog post ..

.. the Nevada Dem party is in the pocket of Dingy Harry Reid , who is a chief ally of Miz Hillary . They tried to ” stack the deck ” as much as they could get way with . They went too far , and the Sanders folks revolted ..

.. enjoy the fun , Dems !! ..

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