Monthly Archives: November 2011

Obama and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Keystone XL pipeline non-decision.

Obama and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Keystone XL pipeline decision. The Obama administration announced Nov. 10 it would delay a politically explosive decision on the proposed Keystone XL oil sands pipeline until after the 2012 elections. This decision was bad on so many levels it is hard to count them all. Let’s […]

Thanksgiving without God. Barrack and Esther. A Limerick.

Can you have Thanksgiving and not mention God? (1) Esther does not even once mention God. (2) “If I perish, I perish” (3) An expression to cherish. T’was Sarah’s and Bibi’s Thanksgiving, Thank God! (4) (1). President Obama in his Thanksgiving radio address reflected on how truly lucky we are. He gave thanks to the […]

Obama’s 2011 Thanksgiving proclamation vs. George Washington’s 1789 proclamation. A contrast.

President Obama at second swearing in ceremony in the White House. Notice the absence of the Holy Bible. Things like that are not important to this President 2011 Thanksgiving Proclamation One of our Nation’s oldest and most cherished traditions, Thanksgiving Day brings us closer to our loved ones and invites us to reflect on the […]

No free speech in Australia, Carbon tax rules! A Limerick.

Gal Julia Gillard, P.M. from Canberra Does not like free speech, not on her Firma Terra.* Don’t mention the prices The Carbon tax rises. Obama and Julia. Transparency – Ha! * The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has issued warnings to businesses that they will face whopping fines of up to $1.1m if they blame […]

“It’s the pRESIDENT, stupid”. A Limerick.

“It’s the pRRESIDENT, stupid”, the motto for now. He neither knows what, nor knows why or knows how. The unvetted one Promised change when he won We got change for the worse, like the lipstick-smacked sow.* *In the 2008 campaign Obama poked fun of McCain and Palin’s new “change” mantra. “You can put lipstick on […]

They passed Sixteen bills, and what did they get,

They say that our congress is made outta mud, They talk and they talk, they’re chewing their cud. But Congress Republicans are hardly to blame, The blame is the Democrats and that’s to their shame. They passed sixteen bills and what did they get. Another scolding and deeper in debt. You tell Obama that he’s […]

The new Christmmas tree tax. A Limerick

President Obama’s Agriculture Department yesterday announced that it will impose a new 15-cent charge on all fresh Christmas trees—the Christmas Tree Tax—to support a new Federal program to improve the image and marketing of Christmas trees. In the Federal Register of November 8, 2011, Acting Administrator of Agricultural Marketing David R. Shipman announced that the […]