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A Wish for the U.S. to be a Free Country Again

Heritage Foundation just released the 2015 Index of Economic Freedom, and this is the 20th anniversary of this report. Launched in 1995, the Index evaluates countries in four broad policy areas that affect economic freedom: rule of law; limited government; regulatory efficiency; and open markets. There are 10 specific categories:Read More

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My Vegas Line on Bergdahl; BCD, 2 Years, Time Served– by Vassar Bushmills

This will contain a little primer in military law, and my bona fides in this Bergdahl case. In 1975, one of my last official acts in my Army tour in the Far East was to defend an Army deserter being court-martialed in Honolulu. This soldier’s case was not unlike that ofRead More

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“American Sniper” Draws Blood

After yesterday’s showing of “American Sniper” I came away having seen a film I didn’t expect to see, and possibly even one Clint Eastwood didn’t intend. It was a great film, but having had a week’s head start on the bile and invective foisted upon it by what I canRead More

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When the Only Truth is the “Official” Truth

Q: Multiple choice: Who said this? “Who’re you going to believe?…me…or your own damned lying eyes?” Richard Pryor or Barack Obama? A: Richard Pryor, from a comedy routine in which he had been caught in flagrante with his wife’s best friend. But the line does fit Obama, Hillary, the #MedusaTwins at the State Department, Josh Ernest, andRead More

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Rush Limbaugh Got It Wrong Big Time

During the final hour on Thursday January 21, Rush began his monologue on climate change He did not just make a minor error, but he did not tell the complete story about two additional votes that were taken. The following is what Rush said. BEGIN TRANSCRIPT RUSH: Now, I haveRead More

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I Hate This Word—-“Crucified”

Hat Tip to Greg Gutfeld of Fox News, who coined the title. At least once a week Glenn Beck says he had been “crucified” usually pertaining to something he said or predicted a year or more ago, was lambasted by the Left, and then proved to be true. 1) UnlessRead More

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