How to blow $787 billion – American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009

In perusing the Recovery.gov site, I found some interesting things.  It doesn’t say anything, but it has a link, to a link where you can read the whole text of the bill.  You can click 4 times through the various websites and messages to get there, but eventually you wind up here. (One click, I […]

Gotta be a mistake – Bush got it right

Someone must have screwed up, because when Bush made his speech the other night, he actually got part of it right.  In the past 7 years, you can probably count on one hand the number of times that has happened.  It’s probably lower than mere chance would allow! I’ve said it before, but it bears […]

Refuge Vs Park

This ticked me off.  In part, it says: “Without adequate funding, we are jeopardizing some of the world’s most spectacular wildlife and wild lands,” said Evan Hirsche, president of the National Wildlife Refuge Association and chairman of the Cooperative Alliance for Refuge Enhancement. Pull your taxpayer funded head out of your ass Evan.  It’s a […]

Good Ol Rocky Top

The Tennessee basketball team is ranked high in all the polls, but how are they gonna celebrate when they win?  Check out this story. “The arrest is aimed at drying up the sale of untaxed liquor and putting one of the best in the field out of business.” It all comes down to the fact […]