Breaking: The Justia Incident

I’m just seeing this for the first time: Legal records — official reports of Supreme Court decisions — were apparently altered with regard to authority on citizenship requirements for the US presidency during the 2008 campaign. [...]

The Cain 999 Calculator

Here’s a calculator to determine the effect of the 999 plan. The page disclaims any affiliation with Cain. [...]

Tax changes

A new tax plan may be simpler, more understandable, and this is very commendable on its own. But it is not possible that a new set of simple rules will have every person paying exactly what they already pay. That requires a huge amount of complex rules to accomplish. [...]

Another satellite coming down

This one, the German Roentgen Satellite, or ROSAT, is anticipated to have more than one tone of material make it through re-entry, including a large, heat-resistant mirror system. [...]

Rising Cain

I am absolutely delighted with Herman Cain’s success, and am developing a real hope that he could become the first black president of the United States. And a fine president indeed, independent of skin color. [...]

The Beginnings of “Welfare”

The Lady Rowyn comments, on this post about the meaning of “welfare” in the Missiouri State Motto which they translate from Latin as “Let the welfare of the people be the supreme law.” [...]

The Welfare of the People?

This is an odd bit, occasioned by thinking about the state motto of Missouri: “Salus Populi Suprema Lex Esto” (which they translate as “Let the welfare of the people be the supreme law.” [...]

Obama versus History

This political cartoon attempts to summarize President Obama’s approach to re-election, and his recent admission that he is proud to be called a class warrior. [...]

Eric Holder’s “I’m Incompetent” Defense

New documents released under protest by the Obama administration on Friday proved that Attorney General Eric Holder was lying to the members of the Congressional investigation, and to reporters many times since. [...]

China plays “America the Beautiful” for rocket launch

I thought this was amusing. And ironic, considering the stunt pulled at the White House before.

===|==============/ Keith DeHavelle