Stimulus Plan  (Page 5)

Confused Blogger Hates Tea Parties (Title Changed to “Instalanche Loving Blog Hates Instapundit”)

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 23, 2009 at 9:50am 3/23/2009 at 9:50am

Alex Knapp, who blogs for Outside The Beltway, is a self confessed Iraq war supporter, but of course, it’s not his fault. He was misled, tricked and fooled:

At the time, I did support the Iraq invasion, which in hindsight was stupid.

Knapp also doesn’t support Ob...

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Is Barney Frank “Bad For The Gays”?

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 20, 2009 at 5:54pm 3/20/2009 at 5:54pm

Note: This is a cross-post with Gay Patriot. I ask the question, they give the answer.
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There is a peculiar, somewhat uniquely, Jewish phenomenon. It’s called worrying about what is “bad for the Jews.” Many have noted this phenomenon before, so I don’t claim originality here.

Groups which traditionally have been targets of...

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Obama: It Wasn’t Me

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 18, 2009 at 10:19am 3/18/2009 at 10:19am

Money is being wasted as part of the bailouts, and Obama claims it’s not his fault and he didn’t know. This administration is falling apart, and all the White House spin machine can say is “It wasn’t me.”

This isn’t new. Among the things Obama also didn’t know even though they were...

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The Wheels Are Falling Off The Obama Administration

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 17, 2009 at 3:16pm 3/17/2009 at 3:16pm

Oh boy, has this administration become unhinged in its efforts to force through Obama’sbet the farm” economic plans.

Rahm Emanuel runs anti-opposition campaigns from inside the White House against Rush Limbaugh to take down the...

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Stimulus Project Of The Day: Skateboard Park In Struggling City

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 17, 2009 at 9:37am 3/17/2009 at 9:37am

Pawtucket, RI, is just north of Providence. Pawtucket (pronounced “p-tuket” to those in...

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While Obama Played His Campaign Fiddle …

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 16, 2009 at 2:01pm 3/16/2009 at 2:01pm

Barack Obama is scheduled to go on the Jay Leno show on Thursday, March 19, 2009, as part of his campaign to get the almost $4 trillion budget passed. A few days after the Leno appearance, Obama will be attending $100-$2,500 per plate campaign fundraising events. All the while, Obama has...

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AP On Obama: You’ve Been Punked

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 15, 2009 at 6:12pm 3/15/2009 at 6:12pm

Change is in the air. Not just that the inside the Beltway pundits are noticing that He is not all that He is cracked up to be. Not just that people are taking to...

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Summers: Ignore The Excess of Fear (My Boss Created)

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 13, 2009 at 1:56pm 3/13/2009 at 1:56pm

Larry Summers, Obama’s chief economic adviser, says we must overcome the “excess of fear”:

President Barack Obama’s top economic adviser said Friday the nation’s economic crisis has led to an ”excess of fear” among Americans that must be broken...

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Add Eric Cantor To Obama’s Enemies List

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 10, 2009 at 10:29am 3/10/2009 at 10:29am

The Politico has an article detailing the Obama administration’s targeting of Congressman Eric Cantor. According to the article, Obama’s political advisers are coordinating a campaign in the media and through unions “to introduce him to voters before he can introduce himself.”

In other words, the President who promised to end politics as...

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“My Success Did Not Cause Your Failure”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 8, 2009 at 4:38pm 3/8/2009 at 4:38pm

I was at a party last night when a total stranger struck up a conversation with me. He didn’t know who I was, or that I had a blog. The crowd was mixed (by political persuasion), so there was no reason for this person to presume I would be sympathetic to...

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What does one trillion dollars look like?

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 8, 2009 at 4:31pm 3/8/2009 at 4:31pm

The full set of comparisons and calculations in hundred dollar bill stacks are here. Keep your eye on the little guy (in this picture) in the lower left, as you work your way up to one trillion dollars:


(h/t Mr. Mike)

 
 
 

Too Good Not To Be True

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 7, 2009 at 8:01am 3/7/2009 at 8:01am

“Did you realize that President Obama signed his Stimulus package at the same desk where President Clinton got his package Stimulated?”

(h/t Random Thoughts)

 
 
 

Obama “Bets The Farm”

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 7, 2009 at 6:50am 3/7/2009 at 6:50am

I think the British paper The Times of London has it right, in its article, “Barack Obama bets the farm in $4 trillion poker game.”

One of the most seductive elements...

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New Song – “It Ain’t Your Money To Spend”

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 5, 2009 at 2:56pm 3/5/2009 at 2:56pm

Great new song by singer Kathleen Stewart, “It Ain’t Your Money To Spend.” You can listen to it here.

Here the partial lyrics:

IT AIN’T YOUR MONEY TO SPEND
© 2009, Words by Steve Jones, Music by Kathleen Stewart

Don’t spend my gr...

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Cramer Joins Brooks In Mea Culpa

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 5, 2009 at 8:14am 3/5/2009 at 8:14am

Jim Cramer, the television investment personality, has been in the news recently since he criticized Barack Obama’s economic plans as a destroyer of wealth. The petty White House reaction to Cramer has put Cramer on...

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Proof Obama’s Fear Mongering Hurts The Economy

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 2, 2009 at 9:14am 3/2/2009 at 9:14am

Obama’s fear mongering is well documented. Crisis, catastrophe, “since the Great Depression” and similar terminology are part of the plan to push through Obama’s agenda. But do the words cause economic harm, or are the words merely a reflection of a declining economy? In other words, which came first, the economic...

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Barack Got Enemy

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 1, 2009 at 9:13am 3/1/2009 at 9:13am

What is it with this President? Obama has an obsessive need to find enemies against whom to campaign. When Obama’s presidency is over, hopefully in four years (but likely eight years) there will be two sets of psychologists: Those who provide therapy to the American population which has seen its life...

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