Category Archives: Politics

Fmr Rep Wm Jefferson (D-LA) heads to prison. Longest Cong. sentence ever. #rsrh

http://www.nola.com/opinions/index.ssf/2012/05/william_jefferson_once_a_power.html Update. The case is most infamous for the $90,000 FBI agents found in the freezer of his Washington D.C. home by FBI agents during a search conducted in August, 2005, several weeks before Hurricane Katrina. The money was most … Continue reading

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EPA and the White House Wash Their Hands of the ‘Crucifixion’ Mess

Earlier this week, a two-year old YouTube video surfaced that floated some raw sewage in the Obama Administration’s energy punchbowl. In it, EPA Region 6 Administrator Al Almendariz, speaking to a group of Texas citizens, chuckles while comparing his agency’s … Continue reading

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You say Falklands, I say Maldives. #rsrh

Rigzone (@Rigzone) 4/23/12 6:44 AM Borders & Southern Finds Hydrocarbons South of Falkland Islands bit.ly/IjDkmt Also: Barack Obama tries to refer to the Falklands as the Malvinas… but instead calls them the Maldives

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LA Dems Strip Obama Challenger’s Delegates on Technicality

In the March 24 presidential primary, Democratic challenger John Wolfe, Jr. scored 17,804 votes. Wolfe is a lawyer from Chattanooga, TN and a virtual unknown in Louisiana. Party rules award delegates to the national convention for any candidate whose vote … Continue reading

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Ministry of Truth Begins the ‘Rehabilitation’ of Obama’s Energy Record

What better place to start the correction of history than in the pages of The New York Times: U.S. Inches Toward Goal of Energy Independence Taken together, the increasing production and declining consumption have unexpectedly brought the United States markedly … Continue reading

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Obama’s Big Energy Gaffe

In his Thursday energy/pipeline speech at Cushing, OK, President Obama opened his mouth and revealed a total lack of understanding of our nation’s energy supply picture. And I’ve been saying for the last few weeks, and I want everybody to … Continue reading

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Springtime for David Duke in Germany #rsrh

From nola.com: David Duke arrested in Germany David Duke, a former Louisiana legislator and Grand Wizard of the Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, has been arrested in Germany, he confirmed on his web site Tuesday. He said he has … Continue reading

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Six House Dems Would Confiscate Oil Company Profits

Six House Democrats, led by Rep. Dennis Kucinich (D’OH), have filed a bill aimed at controlling gasoline prices. Styled the “Gas Price Spike Act”, H.R. 3784 would establish a “Reasonable Profits Board” which would have the power to confiscate 100% … Continue reading

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Czar Cass Sunstein wants power to quell rumors, conspiracy theories. #rsrh

Regulatory Czar wants to use copyright protection mechanisms to shut down rumors and conspiracy theories As Congress considers vastly expanding the power of copyright holders to shut down fair use of their intellectual property, this is a good time to … Continue reading

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Column A/Column B

Current and former candidates for the Republican nomination for the Office of President of the United States fall into two distinct groups. See if you can guess what distinguishes Column A candidates from those in Column B. Column A Mitt … Continue reading

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