Life is a Bungling process...
Jean Giraudoux who first said, “Only the mediocre are always at their best.”
"the difference between a negotiation and an argument ... an argument being something you can win." Christopher Buckley (Thank You For Smoking)
If you have ten thousand regulations, you destroy all respect for the law. Sir Winston Churchill
"summum ius summa iniuria" ("More laws, more injustice.") Cicero
As Christopher Hitchens once put it, “The essence of tyranny is not iron law; it is capricious law.”
"Government’s view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases: If it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it. And if it stops moving, subsidize it." Ronald Reagan
"Why did God make so many damn fools and Democrats?" Clarence Day
“You can lead a horse to water, but a pencil must be lead.” Stan Laurel – “Brats”
"If I feel like feeding squirrels to the nuts, this is the place for it." - Cluny Brown
"Oh, pshaw! When yu' can't have what you choose, yu' just choose what you have." Owen Wister "The Virginian"
Oscar Wilde said about the death scene in Little Nell, you would have to have a heart of stone not to laugh.
"Half the World spends its time laughing at the other half, and both are fools." from Think Fast Mr. Moto
Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Rare Moment, Even asking "Hard" Questions - Zach Galifianakis Asks Obama: 'What's It Like To Be the Last Black President?' - NationalJournal.com
Potemkin Parliament Pajama Party :: SteynOnline
by Mark Steyn • Mar 11, 2014
Hillary Clinton campaign received funds from Jeffrey Thompson - Washington Times
Dave Boyer 3-10-14
Terry McAuliffe, now Va. governor, was Clinton campaign chairman at time
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We already knew they were either fools or liars or both. They didn't need to go out of their way to prove it: Senate holds global warming all-nighter
Senate holds global warming all-nighter: Why 4 Dems will be no-shows - CSMonitor.com
"Unfortunately, it seems the Obama administration finds that no obstacle to trying to cut a nuclear deal with an Iranian regime whose chief negotiator is either grossly mendacious or utterly delusional (take your pick)."Sounds just like Obama and his administration, it is "either grossly mendacious or utterly delusional." m/r
The Rosett Report » Truth, Lies and Iranian Weapons Shipments
By Claudia Rosett On March 8, 2014
"Others have suggested that CBS News itself was politically biased: “It’s no secret that Sharyl has been unhappy about CBS’s lack of interest in investigative reporting, especially when it comes to stories about the Obama administration,” a source close to Attkisson said."Sharyl Attkisson resigns from CBS News - POLITICO.com
Monday, March 10, 2014
Park Service Knew World War II Veterans Would Be Locked Out | National Review Online
MARCH 10, 2014 By Jillian Kay Melchior
Internal e-mails reveal Interior feared being blamed, bent rules for its own staff.
While I understand that these memorials have remained accessible to the public during past shutdowns (I’d imagine with the mall being so open, it’d probably [be] more manpower intensive to try to completely close them), I wanted to do my due diligence and make 100 percent sure that people could visit the outdoor memorials on the National Mall in the event of a shutdown.