"While some like to demonize pro-Second Amendment group and even call it prejudiced, it turns out the powerful group was in fact started by two Union generals in 1871 as a means to driving out the Ku Klux Klan and ensuring that blacks, who although then-free were not allowed means with which to defend themselves — could in fact legally own a gun." David Barton on the reason the NRA was established.
I guess the Left and the Progressives prefer to be revisionists in their quest to…Continue
Added by Bill Scarpino on January 16, 2013 at 10:01am — No Comments
It is amazing that our leaders seem to think that they can scare us into compliance:
"The Obama administration has said it has no backup plan to pay the government's bills if Congress refuses to raise the $16.4 trillion federal borrowing limit. The White
House said Saturday in a statement that "there are only two options to deal with
the debt limit: Congress can pay its bills or it can fail to act and put…
Added by Bill Scarpino on January 13, 2013 at 6:30pm — No Comments
All the debate over the 2nd Amendment and the individuals' right to bear arms at times seem to miss the salient point our forebearers knew so well. To retain our liberty in America we would need the ability to challenge a government gone wrong.
Thomas Jeffersonsaid it well, "The strongest reason for people to retain the right to
keep and bear arms is, as a last resort, to protect themselves against tyranny
Added by Bill Scarpino on January 12, 2013 at 12:16pm — No Comments
Bill O'Reilly is likely to get worked up over the producer of the movie version of Killing Lincoln. Erik Jendresen has said, "This is not the act of somebody who can be easily dismissed as a psychopath so that it's easy to understand: 'Oh, well, he was crazy.' No. It's more disturbing to find out who Booth was," Jendresen said. "This is a man who believed what still probably 20 percent of this country still believes. He could be a poster child for the Tea Party."
Hollywood and the…Continue
Tim Carney: How corporate tax credits got in the 'cliff' deal
January 2, 2013 | 6:00 pm
The Washington Examiner
The "fiscal cliff"…Continue