The New Prohibition

Featured image by Eleanor Jaekel. Follow the link for more of this artist’s work. The 2020’s are wild, man. Twain was credited with saying, We’ve experienced a global pandemic (that’s still… ongoing…), several financial crises, and the return of secret parties (speakeasies). The government is becoming both more incompetent, and less concerned with the lives… Continue reading The New Prohibition

Can they just say they want control yet?

Featured image by citytransportinfo. Follow the link for more images. When the coronavirus first hit, and the lockdowns were rolled out, I like many people, agreed to the lockdowns. The uncertainties that surrounded the mysterious virus emanating from Wuhan, China, were numerous. To paraphrase Donald Rumsfeld, there were things that we knew that we knew,… Continue reading Can they just say they want control yet?

Why the right to bear arms matters.

Featured image by Peretz Partensky. Follow the link for more of this artist’s work. I have written before about HR 127. My liberal co-worker and I have the occasional argument about these types of things. He is a diehard Democrat, and I am a diehard Libertarian. My personal opinion is that he is misinformed and… Continue reading Why the right to bear arms matters.

I shouldn’t be surprised

Featured image by Pierre Blaché. Follow the link for more of this artist’s work. Brian Sicknick was reported to have died from injuries during the capital riot by the New York Times. Now, almost a month later, the Times has issued a correction. Twice, they reported that he was struck in the head with a… Continue reading I shouldn’t be surprised

The next step

Featured image from Joe Burbank of the AP. Follow the link for the original article. I love Disneyland. It has been shuttered for nearly a year now, and I get news about Disney World on my news feeds. This morning I read a blurb from one of the Disney World feeds that piqued my interest.… Continue reading The next step

Supreme Court Will Decide Whether Police Can Enter A Home To Seize Guns Without A Warrant

https://www.forbes.com/sites/evangerstmann/2021/02/05/supreme-court-will-decide-whether-police-can-enter-a-home-to-seize-guns-without-a-warrant/ The latest in the blitzkrieg on our rights. The federal government is taking up the notion that police can use the community caretaking exemptions to the 4th Amendment in order to enter homes without search warrants and size guns. The case cited per the WSJ article said that the wife’s consent was “legally negated”… Continue reading Supreme Court Will Decide Whether Police Can Enter A Home To Seize Guns Without A Warrant

So it was a conspiracy after all…

This is the verbatim transcript of the TIME article that’s been floating around on the various posts. I am copying it here for posterity. This article is copied in its entirety, and I will do a subsequent post to encapsulate my thoughts regarding it. The copy was done from the Time.com website, and the link… Continue reading So it was a conspiracy after all…

Slash and burn.

Featured Image by hanming_huang. Follow the link for more of this artist’s work. Jeff Bezos is stepping down at Amazon. The media presents its puff pieces, like the one from NBC News, a puff piece that portrays him in near heroic terms, touching only lightly on some of the anti-trust “concerns” in the US and… Continue reading Slash and burn.