Mandeville, LA – Mike Church’s daily Pile of Prep, asking the question “what is conservatism” any more other than a commercial enterprise? plus other [r]epublican stories used to perform the Mike Church Show on Sirius/XM Patriot channel 125. “Those men upstairs, maybe there isn’t much point to their lives. Maybe they are doing a great thing for the world. Maybe they are heroes. But they didn’t choose to be. You chose for them. You didn’t choose your wife or your granddaughter. You didn’t ask for volunteers. You chose for them. And you can’t do that. Because you’re a doctor, and you took an oath. And you’re not God.” – Hugh Grant’s character in “Extreme Measures”
Daniel McCArthy: Conservatism is not anything that is “anti-Obama” or “ant-left” it is supposed to be about defending the traditional, the humble, the beautiful and the good and its hard to do that when you insist on militarizing your biggest chunk of supporters and impoverishing the rest
VIDEO: Is George Will presaging the coming schism that “conservatives” will experience in their own “party” by pointing out the “Libertarian strand of Republicanism” (he uses a Capital R)
The America sheople continue their mad dash to perdition as more and more become convinced they are omnipotent and may rewrite Gods laws on things like marriage with 58% now pining away for churches to be forced to marry homosexuals
Pope Francis already has some Catholic groups “quaking in their boots” and running for the exits, will it be the Traditionalists or the liberal “reformers” that he ultimately sides with?
The Imaginative Conservative – “Get off my lawn!” Steve Klugewicz lists 8 movies every “conservative” should see including Gran Torino
State by State breakdowns of “Where The Jobs ARe[n’t]” (Mike Church Show Band’s parody song “Where the Jobs Are” can be dowloaded here)
TIC – Should the United States bail on the 224 year old experiment with ELECTED Presidents and just choose a benevolent monarchy? Of course a monarch WILL get us into wars, just maybe not as many for profit
Even the Senate barbershop has run a deficit of over $350k per year for the last 15 years and you thought that changing Senate leadership would change the budget imbalance-GEE! I wonder if the Senate barber submits a budget TO Harry Reid!?
W. James Antle III – Is CPAC even a “conservative” gathering any longer? (I say it is but another commercial enterprize that helps emerging and established professional conservatives introduce and hawk their “conservative” wares
Sinister: The National legislature admittedly does NOT require proof of citizenship to vote in its own elections and now wants AZ to follow suit!?
VIDEO: “I’m a millionaire because I had an abortion”, another morally deceased “feminist ” asserts the wonders of aborting babies in front of video cameras