Tag Archives: Congress in action

Extinguishing the light

Friday, 27 March 2020 – indeed a day of shame, for which we will pay for a very long time, both figuratively and literally. For years, I have believed and stated that the American Republic is dead. Those who disagreed … Continue reading

Posted in Commentary on the News, Nathan's Rants | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Congress-critters: worse than telemarketers and used-car salesmen

According to a nationwide Gallup survey (reported in a column of the American Institute of Economic Research), here is how our esteemed Representatives and Senators rate as far as honesty and ethics: Congress: 58% rate it low or very low … Continue reading

Posted in Nathan's Rants | Tagged , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Bread and circuses: the impeachment show

I’ve said very little about this pitiful reality show. And I won’t say much now – far more able people than I have written and spoken hundreds of thousands of words about this clown act. On a scale of 1 … Continue reading

Posted in Commentary on the News, Nathan's Rants | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Government returns to its origins

By Nathan Barton On 6 June 2019, this story appeared at the website The Political Insider. It seems that the Democratic House of Representatives is booting out God. Democrats Are Indeed Removing ‘So Help Me God’ From House Committee Oaths … Continue reading

Posted in Commentary on the News, Nathan's Rants | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Channeling Karl Marx?

By Nathan Barton Last time I checked my calendar or my clock, this was February of 2019.  That means the next election here in the Fifty States for Massa (better known as POTUS), in November of 2020 is about 21 … Continue reading

Posted in Nathan's Rants | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Time to Change the Clocks

By MamaLiberty The idea of “saving daylight” by changing the clocks is very much like cutting off one end of a towel and sewing it onto the other end in the hope of getting a longer towel! It actually becomes … Continue reading

Posted in Mama's Rants | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Did You Ever Wonder…

By MamaLiberty Did you ever wonder why the most dysfunctional, irrational, irresponsible people so often believe that they know – and should control – what is best for everyone else? Why so many people seem to think that responsibility for … Continue reading

Posted in Mama's Rants | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

No Limits on Government?

Libertarian commentary on News, #06-16E by Nathan Barton Limits on government? Executive power? Don’t make me laugh. Clearly, the leading Democratic presidential candidates, as well as the guy now in DC, don’t think that there are any limits. Consider… Socialist … Continue reading

Posted in Commentary on the News | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Libertarian News and Commentary, 30 July 2015, #15-30E: Good news, bad news

By Nathan Barton Good news AND bad news from the United Kingdom this week. First, it appears that a space drive previously derided as “impossible” now supposedly really does work, according to the Telegraph. The EM drive, likened to the … Continue reading

Posted in Commentary on the News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Libertarian Commentary on the News, #14-50D: This and that

By Nathan Barton Good morning. Just a little of this and that on the Home Front today, for our midweek review. First, some home front news, showing how the police forces have continued to get even MORE corrupt (if that is … Continue reading

Posted in Commentary on the News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments