Mandeville, LA - Mike Church's daily Pile of Prep, chock full of Founding Father, Christmas Spirit goodness and other [r]epublican stories used to perform the Mike Church Show on Sirius/XM Patriot channel 125

It is expensive to be an American: The staggering costs associated with just preserving the Federal Leviathan "as is" are enough to inspire talk of secession, Article V and nullification with or without a "fiscal cliff"

"There's Gold in them 'thar' hills!" physical Gold sales spiked the most EVER in November

Article V Sanity: The only rational plan to amend the Constitution and begin the process of balancing the Federal budget is the Compact for America's 

School's Out Forever: Student loan debt now outpaces credit cards, tuition is up 72% since 2001 and college aged employment pay is DOWN 17%. how's that "kids gotta go to college top succeed" propaganda looking now?

Whether you shopped on Black Friday or not, the National Debt increase that day cost you $212.00!!

TIC: "What are you trying to conserve" is a question I am fond of asking my audiences in whatever media at the time, Brad Birzer answers the question AND explains why The Imaginative Conservative website is the best resource on the internet to help others answer the question (the site you are currently reading, not withstanding!)

TIC: If you are tired of the secular, non Christian tales that purport to illustrate what "Christmas spirit is really all about" read this brief essay by Stephen Masty

The only preacher who was in uniform at the signing of the Declaration was James Madison's teacher John Witherspoon, whose biography and importance as a Founder are just becoming revealed

We have neither a liberal nor a conservative "party" but we CAN have a conservative movement party that can push both points of view however

Larison: Ryanmania was a joke and Republicans lost elections because few trust the party of Bush and thus War, debt and Big Brother (see TSA, Patriot Act, No Child et cetera)

Et tu Mish? Peter Schiff will not debate Mish Shedlock after promising to do so twice

There are some who have arrived at the proper conclusion about "fiscal cliffs" that there can be no "revenue" increases without matching REAL spending reductions

Obama the Drone Killer President is probably flouting international as well as Constitutional law but there is no hue & cry from the lefties who used to make "civil rights" there bread & butter, why? Because we LIKE war....