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Well, if this recent poll is any indication; the Tea party is now preeminently neoconservatives in disguise; at least in Florida. I was resisting this as much as possible but the polls are showing a steady drift away from the values the tea party started with and towards the status quo...
This primary election and the strategy further down the road into the convention and general election is turning out to be very interesting.
As some of you know, Gary Johnson has dropped out of the Republican primary race to run on the Libertarian Party ticket. It's an intelligent move for him...
Just looking for some quick recommendations for a friend of mine that would like to buy a quality, reliable SD pistol tomorrow.
Compact preferable but full size OK if it's easily concealable.
No Sub Compacts
Used or New OK
$900 or less
He will not deviate from...
I've been thinking about this whole banning carry in government buildings thing for a while and it seems to me that it wouldn't pass constitutional muster in "non-sensitive" places. "Sensitive Places" is a distinction made in Heller V. D.C. and although it has yet to be defined, I think...
This is a well done video about trying to fight the two party system that I found embedded in an article last night. I've only been able to watch about a half hour of it so far. It's about 2 hours long but a must watch for those who are frustrated with our current predicament...
There’s been a lot of debate on the forums recently about foreign policy and just how much we should be involved violently in affairs around the world. We seem to have basically two sides to the issue around here:
The interventionists: Interventionists generally want to preemptively use force...
In another thread I had said I was going to ask my representative to request an AG opinion on OC in a vehicle without a permit under Wisconsin's new carry law. I received notice today that it was requested on June 30th and that it usually takes a while to get an answer.
I hesitate to post the...
A Gun Activist Takes Aim at U.S. Regulatory Power MISSOULA, Mont.—With a homemade .22-caliber rifle he calls the Montana Buckaroo, Gary Marbut dreams of taking down the federal regulatory state.
Montana passed a law that tries to exempt the state from federal gun regulation. But the law is now...
Who wants to carpool to Pewaukee on the 24th from the Baraboo area? If we can meet in a central location and use only one or two vehicles I'm all for saving the gas; or in my case diesel fuel.
I thought a lot of these were pretty funny!
Ron Paul once ordered a Big Mac from Burger King, and got one.
Ron Paul's been shot at but the "Pro 2A bullets" refuse to hurt him.
When fascism goes to sleep at night, it checks under the bed for Ron Paul.
Ron Paul was the OBGYN that Delivered...
Is there a way to search multiple items that MUST be included? Say I want to search for "Coyote Brown". It will find a bunch of stuff with coyote in it and with brown in it but I only want the stuff that has both.
I tried "Coyote AND Brown" but it just ignores "AND" totally. That's another...
This is what we need in Wisconsin to keep the Soglins of the state at bay.
Here's the summary:
I haven't found the actual text of the bill yet but here's a quote from the summary.
ETA: Text is under "bill text" with clickable links that I was too blind to see.
Long time no post!
I see you've been getting along famously without me annoying you but alas, your pleasurable Brass Magnet-free existence may well be over. ;)
My traveling and accursed internet restrictions are over for the time being and I hope to be hanging out around...
After calling my representative today and talking to a member of his staff, the staff member caught me off gaurd when he asked me if I had a proposed bill. Well; I thought, "why not?!".
So, I'm starting this thread for us to write our own bill and make it look as professional as possible...
This is actually pretty good. Even the left leaning shows think the proposed 1,000 ft away from a pol and the anti threat symbol law are ludicrous.
"The charge: The Tucson massacre is a consequence of the "climate of hate" created by Sarah Palin, the Tea Party, Glenn Beck, Obamacare opponents and sundry other liberal betes noires.
The verdict: Rarely in American political discourse has there been a charge so reckless, so scurrilous and so...
I got to thinking about the upcoming elections and legislative sessions and the fact that we need to bring a united front to the table. As Hubert and others have mentioned we need to find a way to flood our representatives with thousands of calls, letters, and emails telling them what we want...
Pay special attention to the part where they say that if they would have cooperated the fines would be much less.
Fines issued after UW-Madison kegger total $86,000
Police say 3 hosts didn't cooperate
By Sharif Durhams and Cailley Hammel of the Journal Sentinel
Oct. 5, 2010 |(116)...