Posts by Kemberlee Kaye  (Page 140)
 

Happy Birthday William F. Buckley, Jr!

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Posted by    Monday, November 24, 2014 at 3:30pm 11/24/2014 at 3:30pm

The man who molded and formed modern Conservatism would’ve been 89 today.

When I first came round to Conservatism a few years ago, I spent hours upon hours watching and reading Buckley. Never have I seen someone so skillfully disarm statist arguments white creating the intellectual and moral case for conservatism. He is...

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Obama quietly extends combat role in Afghanistan

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Posted by    Sunday, November 23, 2014 at 9:00am 11/23/2014 at 9:00am

While we were sleeping, President Obama decided U.S. troops will stay in Afghanistan.

In May, Obama said, “this year, we will bring America’s longest war to a responsible end,” as he discussed his plan to withdraw troops.

Here was his announcement of troop withdrawal given in the Rose Garden in May:

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Let’s play “What if a Republican said __________?”

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Posted by    Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 3:30pm 11/22/2014 at 3:30pm

Double standards are an unfortunate reality of the current media construct. Democratic flubs and gaffes seldom make headlines in mainstream outlets unless the offense is so egregious it can no longer be ignored. Of course their Republican betters aren’t afforded the same white washing.

This past week was a particularly inarticulate week for the...

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Teens gag on Obama-lunches, tweet pics to #ThanksMichelleObama

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Posted by    Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 10:00am 11/22/2014 at 10:00am

Warning: what you are about to see is…gross.

Mystery mush and other questionable “food” offerings being served to teens at public schools have made their way online, and the results are hilarious (and a little sad.)

Less than impressed by the First Lady’s school lunch program, teens are tweeting pictures of their...

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8 Reasons to celebrate men on International Men’s Day

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 3:26pm 11/19/2014 at 3:26pm

International Men’s Day is today. For all the rabid man-hating men are forced to endure, and largely without recourse, today seems as good a day as ever to celebrate the awesomeness of men.

According to the official IMD website, the purpose of International Men’s Day is quite lovely. Well, mostly:

Objectives of International Men’s...

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“Almost awesome in its evilness” – Jonathan Gruber on Obamacare

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 2:06pm 11/18/2014 at 2:06pm

Jonathan Gruber, Obamacare architect, has become a national news celebrity, but probably not for the reasons he hoped.

No less than ten videos have surfaced wherein Gruber explains the only reason Obamacare passed was because Americans are “stupid” and also because the administration’s, “lack of transparency was a huge political advantage.” And there seems...

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Planned Parenthood organizes against TIME magazine poll to ban word “feminist”

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Posted by    Monday, November 17, 2014 at 1:00pm 11/17/2014 at 1:00pm

In a sign that liberal “feminists” have outlasted their welcome on the cultural stage, in TIME’s annual list of Words to Be Banned, “feminist” made the cut.

Readers were asked to vote for one of a variety of somewhat annoying modern vernacular including “obvi”, “sorry not sorry”, “bossy”, “om nom nom nom”, and...

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George W. Bush: I refuse to criticize Obama to protect the presidency

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Posted by    Saturday, November 15, 2014 at 1:13pm 11/15/2014 at 1:13pm

Since leaving the Oval Office, President Bush (43) has avoided the limelight. Choosing to spend time writing memoirs, perfecting his painting skills, and visiting soldiers, W. hasn’t weighed in on his predecessor’s decisions.

Thursday, Sean Hannity interviewed Bush and asked him why he made the decision not to criticize President Obama, saying, “I’m sure you h...

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5 Reasons “feminists” can’t complain about comet scientist’s “sexist” shirt

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Posted by    Friday, November 14, 2014 at 7:15pm 11/14/2014 at 7:15pm

Yesterday, mankind achieved something seriously amazing: we landed a space probe on a comet millions of miles away from Earth. Unfortunately for the scientists involved in this momentous accomplishment, modern day “feminists” exist.

One...

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The ultimate “Ed Schultz is bonkers” mashup

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Posted by    Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 4:30pm 11/13/2014 at 4:30pm

Our good friends over at MRC put together a mashup of some of Ed Schultz’s finest moments.

From insisting rather emphatically that, “there are not glitches” with Healthcare.gov to yelling, “this is good! This is great for America!” while talking about Obamacare, Schultz is not one to disappoint when it comes to...

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AP calls Alaska Senate Race for Republican, Alaska Democrats Pitch Fit

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Posted by    Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 4:37pm 11/12/2014 at 4:37pm

In the wee small hours of the morning, the Associated Press called the Alaska Senate race for Republican Challenger Dan Sullivan, making another notch on the GOP’s belt of ousted incumbents.

According to the AP:

Republican Dan Sullivan won Alaska’s U.S. Senate race, defeating first-term incumbent Democrat Mark Begich.

Sullivan led Begich by about...

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Bill Whittle’s Top 5 Conservative Principles

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 2:30pm 11/11/2014 at 2:30pm

PJ Media’s Bill Whittle outlines his top five conservative principles in the latest edition of Afterburner.

Whittle articulates the nexus of culture, politics, and American values succinctly on a regular basis. Seeing as Republicans just took control of the Senate, it’s a good time to reflect on what we believe, why we believe...

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Watch: Ronald Reagan’s 1985 Veterans Day Address

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Posted by    Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 8:30am 11/11/2014 at 8:30am

In 1985, President Reagan gave his Veteran’s Day Address at Arlington National Cemetery. With the Cold War a fresh threat, Reagan emphasized the importance of peace while insisting, “strength is a declaration that cannot be misunderstood. Strength is a condition that declares actions have consequences. Strength is a prudent warning to...

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Will Obama go rogue on immigration?

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Posted by    Monday, November 10, 2014 at 7:00pm 11/10/2014 at 7:00pm

President Obama is once again threatening to enforce immigration reform through Executive Order.

Obama threatened immigration “reform” (a term no one seems to be able to define exactly) via Executive Order this summer. As midterms drew closer and Democrats were getting hammered on the issue, he backed off the subject. As...

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Louisiana Senate Ad Wars Rage On

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Posted by    Monday, November 10, 2014 at 5:30pm 11/10/2014 at 5:30pm

Even with the DSCC’s withdrawal of their $1.8 million ad buy for Mary Landrieu, the bayou state continues to be inundated with campaign ads.

Greg Giroux of Bloomberg Politics highlighted two ads. The first, an ad by Freedom Partners Action Fund. Funded by the Koch brothers, Freedom Partners takes aim at Landrieu’s campaign contributions...

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Breaking: Rasmea Odeh found guilty (Updated)

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Posted by    Monday, November 10, 2014 at 12:02pm 11/10/2014 at 12:02pm

William A. Jacobson has covered this trial extensively. See:

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Media singing the same post-election tune

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Posted by    Sunday, November 9, 2014 at 2:00pm 11/9/2014 at 2:00pm

Desperate to find a silver lining in the 2014 Midterm shellacking, the media has come up with a new mantra: “The GOP’s victory is short lived.”

2016 is the GOP’s to lose, and I would never put it past the Republicans to snatch defeat from the jaws of victory; but to act...

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