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It’s The Economy, Stupid CNBC!

Let's get this straight. On Wednesday morning a new national poll revealed that 54% of Americans rate the economy as 'poor.' That's after nearly seven years of Barack Obama's big government solutions. Republicans, of course, are especially gloomy about the economy. That was Wednesday morning, teeing things up for CNBC, the self-described 'world leader in…

Giving Sanctuary To Anarchy

Something absolutely appalling took place this week in the United States Senate. The so-called 'world's greatest deliberative body' had a choice between protecting American citizens … and utter lawlessness. Lawlessness prevailed! 44 Democratic senators and one Republican blocked a bill that would punish cities that give sanctuary to illegal aliens, even those wanted for a…

A Blameless, Clueless President

Charles Krauthammer frequently quips that he is no longer a practicing psychiatrist. But the good doctor put our president on the proverbial couch this week and declared him 'delusional.' Not once, but twice in the same segment. Of course, it doesn't take a trained shrink to conclude that President Obama sometimes seems to inhabit another…

Gunning For The Truth

Something about the gun debate brings out the worst in politicians. On both sides. Last week, President Obama, exuding his usual certainty, put forth this definitive declaration: "We know that states with the most gun laws tend to have the fewest gun deaths." No, Mr. President we do not know that at all. Some states…

One Nation, Very Divisible

"Anger Defines 2016 Electorate." That headline runs above a new NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll, which finds that nearly two-thirds of Americans believe the USA is headed in the wrong direction. And that was before Russia's Putin doffed his shirt, flexed his pecs, and thumbed his nose at us in Syria. Another headline: "Biden Would…