Entries by Joe Miller

Obama: Trojan Horse President

I was thinking about writing a novel about what might happen if a man who hates America and wants to bring it down is somehow elected president. What would he do? I sketched out a few plot elements, and you can decide whether this will fly. First, the Trojan Horse president would initiate unprecedented spending, […]

General Patton’s Christmas Prayer

General George Patton’s Third Army led the Allied break-out of Normandy in late July 1944. By the end of September, it stood poised to enter Germany after liberating much of France during the drive across Europe. However, what the Nazi Army could not do at that point, the weather did. Europe’s unusually wet fall bogged […]

Voters abandoning Republicans, Democrats in record numbers

Party affiliation may be losing its appeal. More and more voters are registering as independents while the number of Democratic and Republican voters declines, according to a new study by USA Today. The analysis found that since the 2008 elections, more than 2.5 million voters left both the major parties. Democrats lost the bulk of […]

Finland: US Patriot missiles found on ship bound for China

The Finnish authorities have impounded an Isle of Man-flagged ship bound for China with undeclared missiles and explosives, officials say. Police are questioning the crew of the MS Thor Liberty after what were described as 69 Patriot anti-missile missiles were found aboard. Interior Minister Paivi Rasanen said the missiles were marked “fireworks”. The MS Thor […]

Senator Coburn: US still wasting billions on pork

U.S. Senator Tom Coburn, M.D. (R-OK) today released a new oversight report, “Wastebook 2011” that highlights over $6.5 billion in examples of some of the most egregious ways your taxpayer dollars were wasted. This report details 100 of the countless unnecessary, duplicative and low-priority projects spread throughout the federal government. “Video games, robot dragons, Christmas […]

Obama: Pride before the fall?

It’s no secret that President Obama has an inflated view of himself.  This becomes crystal clear when the President, as he routinely does, blames everybody but himself for the nation’s problems.  A leader who does not acknowledge his or her own mistakes is clearly suffering from an overdose of hubris.  Because President Obama apparently can’t […]

Democrats are either lying or looney

Last week, Nancy Pelosi repeated the bizarre claim that an extension of unemployment benefits would create an uptick in employment.  This was not the first time we heard this insane logic.  We posted about President Obama’s similar claim on December 11 in which he also declared that an extension of unemployment benefits would result in […]