Daily Archives: July 4, 2008

Jesse Helms, RIP

Former North Carolina Senator and long term Conservative icon Jesse Helms has passed away at age 86. I had the priviledge of meeting him one time, briefly, and I told him I didn’t agree with everything he did. He said “that’s OK, as long as you believe in the big things that Conservatives stand for. […]

Aside: Shakesville July 4th Loathing

Question: if you have to actually tell people you are a patriot, is there a reason why they think you aren’t? Liberal July 4th loathing at Shakesville here and here.

Pirate Weekend Linkfest Sticky – July 4th Weekend

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Happy July 4th Pinup!

Happy July 4th, everyone! When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the Laws of Nature and of Nature’s God entitle them, a […]

Muslims In Britain Should Get Their Own Independence

Fortunately, this is not happening in France, otherwise the Left would want to export it here to the US: Telegraph – Muslims in Britain should be able to live under Sharia, says top judge Lord Phillips of Worth Matravers, the Lord Chief Justice, strongly backed Rowan Williams, the Archbishop of Canterbury, over his suggestion earlier […]

SM Friday: Obama’s Continuous Nutroots Finger

It seems that every day brings a new “go (blank) yourself” from the Missiah. Yesterday was a whopper, though. First, he wants to refine his Iraq policy from “they are going to pulled out completely in 16 months,” to “My 16-month timeline, if you examine everything that I’ve said, was always premised on making sure […]

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