Daily Archives: December 18th, 2012 «

 

Truths about the police and gun control

Posted by: Phineas on December 18, 2012 at 6:31 pm » 15 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Mike McDaniel is a former police officer who writes at PJ Media to burst some misconceptions and point out some uncomfortable truths to readers about the realities of policing and and why you should have little faith in gun control. As always, read the whole thing, but there is one point I […]

 

South Carolina legislator moves to have public school employees armed

Posted by: ST on December 18, 2012 at 5:38 pm » 5 Comments

An idea other states should consider. Via WCNC: COLUMBIA, S.C. — A new bill introduced Tuesday in the South Carolina House of Representatives aims to arm public school employees on campuses throughout the state. Republican Rep. Phillip D. Lowe (District 60) wants to amend the code by adding a section “to provide a public school […]

 

Another reason to like Tim Scott

Posted by: Phineas on December 18, 2012 at 3:01 pm » 2 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Aside from the fact that the current representative and senator-designate from South Carolina has a good character, the right politics, and a clear-eyed view of our real problem, he worries all the right people: The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People isn’t too excited about the appointment of Rep. Tim […]

 

Why are there two donate links on BarackObama.com’s #Newtown speech page?

Posted by: ST on December 18, 2012 at 12:12 pm » 7 Comments

What the hell? Trying to raise campaign money off of a horrific tragedy for political gain? This is inexcusable. I’m sure they’ll classify it as an “unfortunate oversight”, though. *insert eyeroll* The screen caps, BTW, are from the mobile version of the site (the quality isn’t the best, due to sizing them down), but I […]

 

Blog housekeeping notes

Posted by: ST on December 18, 2012 at 10:19 am » Comments Off

FYI, I have had to temporarily disable Ajax comment editor for the site because some glitch in the plug-in is causing commenters to see error messages when they try to post a comment. I wasn’t seeing it when I was logged into the blog but when I logged out of the blog I did see […]

 

Larry Pratt

Posted by: ST on December 18, 2012 at 9:32 am » Comments Off

Debate: Opposing view: Eliminate ‘gun-free zone’ regulations

 

Politico

Posted by: ST on December 18, 2012 at 9:31 am » Comments Off

Hmm: Obama makes new offer to narrow gap on cliff

 

CBS News

Posted by: ST on December 18, 2012 at 9:31 am » Comments Off

Update: Michael Dukakis Will Not Be Interim Senator If Kerry Resigns 

 

NBC

Posted by: ST on December 18, 2012 at 9:30 am » Comments Off

Media: Richard Engel and NBC News team freed from captors in Syria

 

WaPo

Posted by: ST on December 18, 2012 at 9:30 am » Comments Off

RIP: Daniel K. Inouye, U.S. senator, dies at 88