Pelosi: Happy New Year, Peasants! Oh, and feel free to die in a fire.

Allahpundit is right:  this is the perfect way for Nancy Pelosi to end her tenure as Speaker of the House.  Paternalistic?  Check.  Arrogant?  Check.  Detached from reality?  Checky-check-check-check. And so our shameless, reckless, intrusive, imperious, and borderline-tyrannical 111th Congress slimes its way across the finish line without a hint of regret or introspection.  Here’s hoping that there’s enough time to … Read More

Public Service and Civic Virtue in Detroit

…are apparently understood differently than they are in most of the rest of the country: federal grand jury today indicted former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick, his father and three former top aides on racketeering charges, accusing them of turning the mayor’s office into a criminal enterprise to enrich themselves, families and friends. Besides the now-jailed former mayor, the 38-count indictment names … Read More

More of this, please.

I guess that now that we’re a month and a half beyond the great Democrat Shellacking of 2010, I might as well post something new. To that end, I give you Nikki Haley, who appears to be completely awesome:

Wow, this is stupid.

Here’s Democrat Dick Blumenthal talking about how jobs are created: Here’s the difference between Blumenthal’s response and McMahon’s:  Blumenthal is all about desperately clutching to jobs that already exist but are under pressure to leave because they can be done more efficiently elsewhere.  He’s completely focused on using the power of government either to bribe or force businesses to stay … Read More

Chris Christie is the Greatest Politician Ever, Maybe.

A W E S O M E: “They informed me my budget was dead on arrival,” Christie told the crowd. “They said, ‘We’ll shut the government down.’” “I said, ‘Listen, I’m going to get into a black Suburban and I’m going to drive back to the governor’s residence, go upstairs and order a pizza. I’m going to turn on a … Read More

It Was All Lies.

Not a moderate.

Quote of the year, Health Care category: It’s a bit late in the day to ask whether President Obama made a single truthful argument in favor of Obamacare. Yet he and his congressional allies probably didn’t expect the exposure of their lies to begin quite this soon after their nationalization of health care. Throw the damn liars out.  Every last … Read More