One of the interesting side shows to this steaming pile of an election has been the crisis of Obamacare. Per The Week Obamacare needs a massive influx of federal cash: This week, the White House dropped a news bomb by acknowledging insurance premiums on ObamaCare’s exchanges will rise 25 percent in 2017. Those escalating premiums are already […]

Apparently Gingrich went after Megan Kelly because she only reports on Donald Trump’s scandals, not the ideas behind the election. Had Gingrich listened to himself back in the 90s and not gotten into controversies about semen-stained dresses he would have made a deal with Clinton the First to reform Social Security and Medicaid, stabilizing the U.S Government’s […]

Deep thoughts from Rod Dreher: In Dante’s Inferno, all of the damned are two-dimensional men and women. There is nothing there but the facsimile of a person. They loved their sins so much that they became them. They have no free will anymore; that is what it means to be damned. They are nothing but appetite, […]

I had Badfinger’s Finding Out About You stuck in my head all day. I have fairly eclectic taste in music but I find when I get a song stuck in my head it is always 70’s rock. The 70s gave us a lot of great things, like me. And it gave us some great music, like Badfinger and The […]

I never could have imagined Hillary Clinton as President, I thought she was the worst possible candidate, but it turns out the Republicans picked an even bigger stinker. If each party were intentionally trying to throw the election, what would they have done differently? Nothing. Ross Douthat considers Trump a plane crash, Clinton a slow-moving train […]

The Virgin Mary socks the devil. She is obviously enjoying herself. The monk who painted this probably had a practical, good natured mother.

A couple of months ago I drafted a post outlining how Hillary Clinton is actually the conservative choice for President, since a conservative should really value stability – even stability trending in a bad direction – to chaos. I never published the post because other people were making the same argument better than I could. A few days ago I had, […]