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The 25 Most Obnoxious Quotes Of 2014

John Hawkins,  25) I am one of your biggest fans (Barack Obama), if not the biggest, and have been since the inception of your campaign…. It would be wonderful if we were able to give this man all of the power that he needs to pass the things that he needs to pass… You’re so […] Read More →

2014 in Review: The Best Of Conservatism List

Best New Website: The Federalist  Completing it’s first full year of existence in 2014 – it officially launched in September, 2013 –  The Federalist has quickly become a must-read for conservatives. The content is unique and authors avoid falling into the trap of reporting things as they have already been reported, just to get something […] Read More →

Washington Power Is Flowing Away

Michael Barone,  Too much power being grabbed by Washington — Obamacare, environmental regulations, education standards. That’s a constant complaint of conservatives not only during Barack Obama’s presidency but during George W. Bush’s as well. But power is also flowing out of Washington, largely unnoticed, and back to the states and localities. You can see that […] Read More →

Grassroots conservatives opposed to internet regulation won FCC comment period by landslide

 Washington, D.C.—The Sunlight Foundation is confirming in a new report that American Commitment, a national advocacy organization, won the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) second comment period with its “Do Not Regulate the Internet” campaign.  American Commitment delivered 808,363 citizen comments opposing any regulation of the Internet to the FCC before the end of its official comment period in September. “We’re pleased that […] Read More →

Gruber wasn’t insulting Republicans and conservatives

Sean Parnell,   The recently uncovered comments of MIT professor Jonathan Gruber deriding the intelligence of the American voter and bragging that deception helped pass the Affordable Care Act (ACA), or Obamacare as it’s more popularly known, have prompted outrage from many conservatives and Republicans. In 2013, Gruber said, “If you had a law which said healthy […] Read More →

Possible 2016 White House contenders prepare to run

 With the midterm elections out of the way, the 2016 presidential race will quickly take over the national political spotlight. While some likely contenders have been positioning themselves for a White House bid for months, others are still evaluating their chances and many could wait until early 2015 to make a decision. Here are a […] Read More →

Republicans and the Language of the Left

Jack Kerwick,   As the mid-term elections approach, it’s high time for Republican commentators to walk the walk. Just the other morning, Mark Steyn, busily promoting his new book, made an appearance on Bill Bennett’s radio program. The latter agreed enthusiastically with the former that in order for conservatives to prevail culturally, it is imperative for […] Read More →

Liberals Storm California’s Bedrooms

 I have a slightly different take on California’s recent decision to regulate college sex. Don’t get me wrong: I think it’s beyond idiotic, unworkable, even borderline Orwellian. We’ll get to all that But I also think it’s incredibly useful. You see, for years I’ve been railing and ranting about the ridiculous myth that liberalism is […] Read More →

Cruz Overshadows Jindal as Ryan Crashes Iowa Party Event

 It wasn’t much of a contest between the college debate champ and cerebral student of health care systems, even after a top Republican policy guru, Paul Ryan, crashed the party. Ted Cruz and Bobby Jindal, potential 2016 Republican presidential candidates, were the headliners tonight at a gathering of party conservatives in Iowa. Cruz dominated, captivating […] Read More →

Liberals Manage to Make Your Grocery List Racist

Michael Schaus  Oh, how exciting… Now you can be a good little liberal, even when shopping for fresh produce and certain off-brand whiskies. According to a politically obsessed hack over at the Washington Post, some other politically obsessed hack has developed an app so you can wander through your daily life without ever losing sight […] Read More →

Rick Perry: “It’s Time for Us to Start a Little Rebellion”

 There is something of a little “rebellion” brewing in the US against President Obama and the federal government, but you likely won’t hear about it from the mainstream media. Some states are fighting back, reasserting their power and sovereignty against an overreaching and increasingly oppressive federal government, pushing back on things like gun control, Obamacare, […] Read More →

Conservatism Is The New Punk Rock

Kurt Schlichter,  Conservatism is the Ramones at CBGB – loud, fast and alive. In contrast, liberalism is the headliner at a state fair concert. It’s Foghat, serenading its anesthetized fans as America slow rides into decline. Back in the 70s, the Ramones put a steel-toed boot into the behind of a fat, flabby rock ‘n […] Read More →