Archive for May, 2014

Google Celebrates the 20th Century’s Greatest Female Mass Murderer, Rachel Carson

Posted in Uncategorized on May 27, 2014 by bricko

Go on to Google today and you’ll see a charming illustration celebrating the life and work of environmentalist Rachel Carson. There’s a turtle and a pelican and a crab and a delightful seal in an idyllic landscape of flowers and trees and water. But what are missing from the picture, for some bizarre reason, are the dead bodies of the millions of people who died of malaria thanks to Carson’s principled campaigning against the insecticide DDT.


Operation Choke Point’ unfairly targets businesses it doesn’t like.

Posted in Uncategorized on May 26, 2014 by bricko

Operation Choke Point’ unfairly targets businesses it doesn’t like.

The ability to destroy legal industries through secret actions to deprive them of banking services has obvious political consequences. . . . In principle, of course, the logic of Operation Choke Point could be extended to groups not currently targeted. Notably absent from the FDIC’s hit list, for example, are abortion clinics, radical environmental groups, or, well, marijuana shops, for that matter. Something similar was done to cut off credit-card payments to support the operation of WikiLeaks .

Personally, I don’t think that regulators should be able to abuse their discretion — and this certainly looks abusive to me — in order to pressure banks to shut down the accounts of legal businesses. (As Sen. David Vitter, R-La., noted in March, the Justice Department has no statutory authority to do this). And while abortion clinics and environmental groups are probably safe under the Obama administration, if this sort of thing stands, they will be vulnerable to the same tactics if a different administration adopts this same thuggish approach toward the businesses that it dislikes. And why wouldn’t it, if the Justice Department gets away with this?

Congress, and the courts, and the press, need to bring the Justice Department to heel. And, in fact, I think that the officials involved should be named, shamed, and disciplined. Because what’s going on here doesn’t look much like justice at all.

Democratic Senators Block VA Accountability Bill

Posted in Uncategorized on May 25, 2014 by bricko

Democratic Senators Block VA Accountability Bill

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Oops…..there is NO rape epidemic

Posted in Uncategorized on May 20, 2014 by bricko

There is NO rape epidemic


Crying Rape: Is there really a rape epidemic?

Probably not.

It’s very important for Hillary that women are afraid and looking for a Big Government protector, while men are chastened and silenced. This narrative is part of that

FBI stats on rape….there is NO epidemic of rape.