Tag Archive for "The Politically Correct"

Tweets Disappear After Axelrod Exchange

  Responding to a tweet by former Obama campaign manager David Axelrod, I found myself entering into a tweet exchange about an accusation that Rand Paul was racist (see the story about that part of the exchange here).  After the exchange of about 30 tweets that I found to be stunning – statements that you…
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CNN Anchor Asks If “A Little” Anti-Semitism Anti-Americanism Is OK

On the same day that the San Francisco City Attorney called using accurate quotes from muslim extremists “Islamaphobic” (CBS), CNN anchor Erin Burnett asked former First Lady Laura Bush if we have to  “accept” anti-Semitism and anti-Americanism “when we want to make change” in the Middle East?”  Please check the tags, this is NOT satire,…
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Facility Nurse Watches Patient Slowly Die, Refuses CPR

87 year-old Lorraine Bayless was enjoying lunch with her friends at the Glenwood Garden senior home in Bakersfield, California when she suddenly lost consciousness and collapsed to the floor.  Staff at the facility, including a nurse, immediately rushed to Ms. Bayless’ side and called 9-1-1.  Emergency dispatcher Tracey Halvorson answered the 9-1-1 call and immediately assessed that…
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Censorship By The Politically Correct (Pt. 3) – Climate Change/Global Warming

Headlining the news last week was the startling revelation that 64% of climate change scientists now believe that man has little or nothing to do with either climate change or global warming.  Missed it?  Not surprising in that the scientific, peer-reviewed survey was reported by Forbes and no other major news outlet.  Given the previously…
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Sequester 101 – What Is Really Going To Happen?

“Sequester” is the word of the week, but with all of the news coverage about the sequester you have to dig quite a bit to find out what it really means.  Much of the press coverage is about who will be at fault and who started this battle, but before we discuss its origins and…
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Obama’s Use Of Military During Oscar’s Violated Code

Invited to participate in the Oscar awards ceremony by a trade association receiving $1,200,000,000 in tax credits from the government, First Lady Michelle Obama chose to surround herself with members of the United States Military who were used purely as window dressing to make the First Lady look more impressive.  At no time during her…
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Censorship By The Politically Correct – (Pt. 2) Racism

  I did not live through the dark days of McCarthyism when there was a communist behind every bush, blacklists controlled who worked in Hollywood, liberal college professors had trouble obtaining tenure or getting published and conformity was forced down everyone’s throats in the name of “social norms,” but I guarantee you that I know…
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Censorship By The Politically Correct (Pt. 1) – Conformity

  I did not live through the dark days of McCarthyism when there was a communist behind every bush, blacklists controlled who worked in Hollywood, liberal college professors had trouble obtaining tenure or getting published and conformity was forced down everyone’s throats in the name of “social norms,” but I guarantee you that I know…
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High School Students Suspended For Cheering “USA, USA”

Every time that I think that the world can’t get any crazier I am proven flat wrong.   Four California high-school students were reportedly suspended for chanting “U.S.A! U.S.A!” and wearing American flag bandanas during a basketball game. While their punishment has since been rescinded, school administrators said “the incident is far from over.” Oxnard Union School District…
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Reporter Seriously Asks If Asteroid Coming At Earth Was Caused By Global Warming

Last month I wrote that journalism in the United States had hit an all time low and stating that it could not possibly get any worse – I was clearly wrong.  Journalists used to be the protectors of the truth leveling the playing field and questioning everything and everyone regardless of the power or position…
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Penelope Soto Symbolic Of Incivility And Entitlement Of Youth Today

You have probably heard the story by now and I was off pursuing other interests when this story broke but I thought it was so symbolic of what is wrong with America today that I decided to run with it even though I am a day late.  When I sat down to write this post…
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I Want My Country Back!!

  A little more than a year ago a good friend of mine from the left wrote a very interesting piece about seeing a sign in a neighbor’s yard which proclaimed “I want my country back.”  Seeing this sign, my friend wrote, drove her to tears because she felt that “it was her country too.”  To…
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