Lemontini

Perfect Sumertime Libation


I’m calling this a Lemontini.  I’m sure it’s not original, I’m just too lazy to research to see if it’s already out there. Recipe: 1 oz Lemocello (I keep our bottle in the freezer) 2 oz Vodka – I have been enjoying Stoli Elite lately, but Goose and Ketel One are also good choices Tblsp […]

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SOTD: Spacebound – Eminem


I like some songs because the make me happy, some make me sad.  This one, especially the video, makes me wince.  The good ones make you feel. FAIR WARNING: rough language and graphic violence

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A Lesson for Interviewers


MSNBC’s Contessa Brewer learns the hard way… AGAIN.  You should always know the answer to a question before you ask it in an interview, especially when you believe you have a “gotcha”. For the record: Mo Brooks graduated from Grissom High School in 1972 (where he was all-city in baseball and an active member on […]

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Was School House Rock Wrong?


Nice analysis from Unified Patriots–> http://bit.ly/riJ5qA A) Schoolhouse Rock was right B) Our Gov. Officials should have to re-watch it until they can sing the songs by heart  

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We Violate the Constitution to Save the Constitution


Yes, that’s the logic used by two law professors in the New York Times yesterday to urge the President to unilaterally raise the debt limit.  Sounds a lot like this now infamous moment. Why do supposed smart people continue to make asinine statements like this?  Probably because many Americans continue to fall for the, “We […]

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SOTD: Lola – the Kinks


@JDEnigma, a guy I suggest you follow on twitter, tweeted a Kinks song tonight.  I dug it and it got me looking for other songs on youtube.  Funny how there are these songs that you have forgotten, UNTIL you hear them and suddenly you remember every word.  Here’s one, at least for me.

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SOTD: Dirt Road Anthem – Jason Aldean feat. Ludacris


This is one that REALLY reminds me of high school days!  I posted two versions, I prefer the Ludacris version for listening, but the official video is my preference for watching.

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Declaration of Independents

The Declaration of Independents – Review & Interview with Matt Welch


Review In The Declaration of Independents, Matt Welch and Nick Gillespie, while acknowledging the problems we face ,  display an optimistic outlook for expanding personal liberty. The tone of book is set with the statement, We are happy warriors against, busybodies, elites, and gatekeepers who insist on dictating how other people should live their lives. […]

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SOTD: Mumford & Sons – The Cave


Just something about it.  Interesting lyrics, good harmonies and I dig acoustic too.  Enjoy. P.S. Thanks to my daughter Abbie for introducing me to this song, long before it was on the radio.

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Proof We Can Cut Spending Everywhere


One suggestion I have made to get us out of the overspending-deficit mess we are in is to stop arguing over where we should cut spending.  We can easily find 10% waste in every single thing government does. So I suggest an across the board 10% reduction in all spending. E.V.E.R.Y.T.H.I.N.G.

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