Quotes of the day

posted at 9:11 pm on February 17, 2014 by Allahpundit

It’s the story that won’t go away.

The scandal over President Clinton’s affair with thong-flashing intern Monica Lewinsky erupted 16 years ago. But you’d never know it from what you encounter in the news media these days…

In fact, the president and the intern were put back in play by Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky. Appearing on Meet the Press on Jan. 26, Paul said that while Democrats keep pounding the GOP for allegedly waging a War on Women, the media were giving Clinton a “pass” over his “predatory behavior” with Lewinsky. Does that have anything to do with Hillary Clinton’s candidacy? Paul at first said that wasn’t his message, but quickly added that when it comes to the Clintons, “It’s hard enough to separate one from the other.”

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Glenn Loury asks: How does Bill Clinton “get to go around and be an honorable defender of the Democratic Party line, which is a pro-woman line when he took advantage of an intern in his office? And, you know, I’m not a pro-impeach-Bill-Clinton guy and whatnot, but I kind of find it hard to see that Rand Paul doesn’t have a point there, okay? How is it that the press and everybody else can just forget about the exploitation of women when they’re actually exploited and yet are prepared to level their howitzers of criticism on any Republican who might say something that could be construed as anti-woman, who hasn’t been messing around with the interns under his charge?”

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Let’s remember how the affair started: Lewinsky flashed her thong at the president. She later described this act to Barbara Walters as a “small, subtle, flirtatious gesture.” “Prey” she was not. Unless, that is, you view an adult woman the way Sen. Paul apparently does: as too mentally undeveloped to make her own (bad) decisions.

Though Paul says the “girl” was 20, she was actually 22 when the affair started and 24 when it ended. Either way, younger people sign up to go to war. It’s hard to imagine Paul portraying a man Lewinsky’s age as the abused victim of an affair in which he eagerly participated. None of this excuses the former president’s behavior. But even the most fanatical Clinton hater knows there was no violence or abuse or unwanted advances. There was a consensual affair

We know of three women who made accusations: Juanita Broaddrick, Paula Jones and Kathleen Willey. But Paul surely knows that no court of law ever found Clinton guilty of the accusations.

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It is, as Rand Paul said, often hard to tell where one Clinton ends and the other begins. Remember in 1992 when Bill offered Hillary up as a potential co-president, suggesting that if we voted for him, we would get “two for the price of one?” Moreover, Bill is obviously the dominant member of the couple. He is the pre-eminent political genius of his generation, while no one would ever have heard of Hillary if she hadn’t married Bill. It would be foolish to imagine that Hillary could be president, without wondering what influence the far more able and experienced Bill would be wielding behind the scenes.

Hillary’s appeal as a candidate will consist largely of nostalgia for Bill’s two terms in office. A key issue in 2016–probably the key issue–will be which candidate has the best ideas to get the economy moving again. Is it conceivable that Hillary can refrain from harkening back to Bill’s tenure in the 1990s, and implying that we should elect her to bring back those good times? No. Apart from being the first woman president, that is the only plausible reason for electing her…

If Mitt Romney putting a dog on the roof of his car can become a campaign issue, so can Hillary Clinton’s acquiescence in Bill’s string of alleged sexual assaults.

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It transpires to nobody’s great surprise that Mrs. Clinton was more than a passive victim in the sexual scandal that preceded her husband’s impeachment on charges of perjury and obstruction of justice. She was a callous political calculator who bemoaned not her husband’s mere infidelity but the lack of discretion he exhibited in initiating a dalliance with a “narcissistic loony toon” — her description of Monica Lewinsky — rather than limiting his adultery to somebody who would be easier to “manage,” in Mrs. Blair’s paraphrase. But Mrs. Clinton’s contempt was not limited to Miss Lewinsky: When Senator Bob Packwood found himself in trouble over allegations of sexual harassment — inconveniencing Mrs. Clinton, who had been counting on his support for her health-care scheme — the first lady complained that she had grown “tired of all these whiney women,” according to Mrs. Blair’s papers.

The Clintons are our national grotesques…

Mrs. Clinton, an inevitable candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination in 2016, can be counted upon to use the Democrats’ “war on women” rhetoric to advance her cause, even though she was, according to the papers of a woman she described as her “best friend,” a main enabler of a very nasty campaign against a great many politically inconvenient women — not only Miss Lewinsky and those who endured Senator Packwood’s attentions, but all the women whom the Arkansas political mafia, commanded so ably by James Carville, portrayed as “sluts,” “trailer trash,” etc. President Clinton used women for his own ends; so does his wife.

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Well, there’s an obvious reason Rand Paul and other 2016 GOP hopefuls may keep raising the Lewinsky issue, even if he is concerned that Brzezinski may be right, and the general electorate does not want to revisit the mid-90s.

The reason is this: you have to win a nomination before you can face off against the other major party’s candidate. And Republican primary voters may be fed up after two White House losses and eager for a standard-bearer who will take the fight to Democrats. In that context bashing Bill Clinton as a “predator” may make electoral sense

[S]ometimes you have to take risks just to make it to the playoffs.

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[W]hat are some ways to make conservatives think you’re “one of us” without having to alter those positions, which he surely knows would be a disaster for him, destroying the very basis of his appeal as principled and so on? Find something conservatives hate and say you hate it too. What bigger something than the Clintons? Well, there’s Obama, but hating on him is old hat. Dredging up Lewinsky, on the other hand, shows that some care was taken to cultivate conservatives. As Paul knows, Clinton-hatred is still mother’s milk for that crowd.

He is also, as Peter Beinart noted, aiming specifically at the Christian Right. He’s been doing this for some time now, talking, for example, of the persecution of Christian minorities around the world. His father never bothered much with evangelicals, an error the son, recognizing their importance in the Iowa GOP caucuses, clearly hopes not to make…

The more Paul talks about the Clintons, the more he sets up the mental picture in the brains of Republican primary voters of him being the logical guy to step into the ring with them. After all, they’ll think, he’s sure not afraid of them!

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Former Bush administration adviser Karl Rove on Sunday cautioned Republicans against a 2016 presidential election strategy that focuses too much on the political history of potential Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton.

Rove told “Fox News Sunday” he was uncertain whether revisiting Clinton and husband Bill Clinton’s years in the White House would help Republicans win the presidency…

“It’s more important to say what you’re for,” Rove continued. “Anyone taking on Hillary Clinton — Democrat or Republican — had better focus on what they’re for to contrast implicitly against Hillary.”

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This sort of attack is bound to backfire, for three obvious reasons.

First is that it unfairly impugns Hillary Clinton for her husband’s flaws. Second is that it suggests a moralistic GOP preoccupation with matters sexual. Third is that it will strike most younger voters, who have dim or no memories of the scandal, as thunderously irrelevant to the issues of 2016.

It’s a losing gambit. But that doesn’t mean we’ve heard the last of it from Paul or his fellow Republicans.

***

Focusing voters on the past may be a subtle way to argue that Hillary Clinton is not about the future.

Here’s the problem: While Clinton bashing may be a good pre-primary tactic, it’s a lousy politics for the Republican Party in general. We know that because Clinton registered the highest approval ratings of his presidency during the period between the January 1998 exposure of his affair and February 1999, when the Senate voted to acquit him…

Elections are about the future. The GOP is harping on the past. Romney seem to acknowledge the problem when he said Sunday, “I don’t think Bill Clinton is as relevant as Hillary Clinton if she decides to run for president.” He added, “She has her own record and her own vision.”

What exactly is the GOP vision beyond attacking President Obama and two Clintons? That’s what brought to mind the Clinton car-racing metaphor, which I’ve heard him deploy over the years in different contexts. Lacking a fresh, forward-looking agenda, Republicans should worry that attacks on Bill Clinton’s character could backfire again, making them appear to be acting out of fear, unable to concentrate or calm down.

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Mostly, though, going down this road conveys the feeling that Republicans are obsessed. The verdict the country rendered during the Clinton impeachment trial was that the obsession had gotten in the way of reason. In the elections of 1998, which Republicans tried to make a referendum on Clinton’s morality, Democrats lost no ground in the Senate and picked up five seats in the House—a historic aberration. It was the first time since 1822 that the nonpresidential party had failed to gain seats in the mid-term election of a president’s second term…

Sen. Rand Paul, who hopes to run for president, has talked the most about Bill Clinton as a “sexual predator.” Perhaps it’s a bid to show evangelicals in the Republican Party that he shares their moral code. But throwing “red meat” to evangelical voters feels awfully 1996—a conventional and tiny approach to coalition building when held up against Paul’s larger sweeping promises of creating a futuristic new coalition that attracts Millennials, conservatives, and libertarians…

The post-election party autopsy that wrestled with creating a modern GOP that spoke to women and minorities claimed that the GOP was too old and backward-looking. It quoted from focus groups in which former Republicans described the party as “scary,” “narrow minded,” “out of touch,” and the party of “stuffy, old men.” Reprising the anti-Clinton talking points of the 1990s will not help undo those impressions.

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Via the Daily Rushbo.


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good photo of the thermal test in the chamber..
i worked on that test..
they add liquid nitrogen to this huge chamber..
the rover is suspended on the yellow beams you can see..
and then the floor rises to the desired gap you wish..
you can see the motor end view…coolant tubing,,

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 2:35 AM

ROTFLMAO… When I was working for Vanguard Space Systems we used to have a huge thermal-cycle unit, the damned doors on it didn’t close properly anymore. When we went to the LN2 cycle it used to produce these crazy nitrogen clouds in the assembly room.

One time I came in and found 3 PhD’s 5 engineers and two maintenance techs all standing around a forklift trying to figure out why it would start. It was in a nitrogen cloud that was about chest high. None of these rocket scientists could figure out that the nitrogen cloud had displaces the oxygen at the forklifts intake level.

I sat there for a half an hour watching them argue about what was wrong with the forklift before I finally quit laughing and told them all to get the hell off my assembly floor, went and got a huge fan, blew the nitrogen cloud away, started the forklift and drove it away.

oscarwilde on February 18, 2014 at 2:46 AM

you know CNC files n codes?
hawkdriver was looking for some help last time i saw him..

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 2:46 AM

Nope, not yet anyway. I know workstation diagnostics and network connectivity stuff though, which is what I was doing. This particular workstation was the controller for the Haas.

oscarwilde on February 18, 2014 at 2:51 AM

oscarwilde on February 18, 2014 at 2:46 AM

ive been drawing/designing for 35 years now
ive never seen a brighter bunch..
i know double PHDs from MIT..
are they weird…yes absolutely
most loose their cars in the parking lots.. some daily
its full geek gone goofy on some days there..
but it was fun…do it again in minute..
oh and the food at the three on campus cafeterias was very good too….pizza oven..!!

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 2:53 AM

Haas.

oscarwilde on February 18, 2014 at 2:51 AM

you know Gene Haas has 4 cars in the Daytona 500…
so at least we know what hes doing with his share of your efforts

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 3:03 AM

oscarwilde on February 18, 2014 at 2:46 AM

ive been drawing/designing for 35 years now
ive never seen a brighter bunch..
i know double PHDs from MIT..
are they weird…yes absolutely
most loose their cars in the parking lots.. some daily
its full geek gone goofy on some days there..
but it was fun…do it again in minute..
oh and the food at the three on campus cafeterias was very good too….pizza oven..!!

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 2:53 AM

ROTFLMAO… Yes, weird is a very good description. I used to be one of the guys who had to figure out how to actually build the things that guys like you designed. Some of the fights (purely verbal) I had with guys like you while trying to explain why what you designed could not physically be built the way it was designed were truly epic. Half a million dollars later “I told you so”, gets…. Well, it get’s on peoples nerves. <—– Insert evil laughter here….

oscarwilde on February 18, 2014 at 3:03 AM

oscarwilde on February 18, 2014 at 2:51 AM

you know Gene Haas has 4 cars in the Daytona 500…
so at least we know what hes doing with his share of your efforts

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 3:03 AM

Can’t say I blame him one bit, his little beasty is a marvel and joy to watch in action.

oscarwilde on February 18, 2014 at 3:06 AM

oscarwilde on February 18, 2014 at 2:51 AM

you know Gene Haas has 4 cars in the Daytona 500…
so at least we know what hes doing with his share of your efforts

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 3:03 AM

Can’t say I blame him one bit, his little beasty is a marvel and joy to watch in action.

oscarwilde on February 18, 2014 at 3:06 AM

I took on that job in the hope that it might lead to an opportunity to learn to program and operate a Haas.

oscarwilde on February 18, 2014 at 3:08 AM

oscarwilde on February 18, 2014 at 3:03 AM

and then i would point to the tens of millions of dollars we have
saved firms who benefit from me and my fellow designers work…yes millions..
making sausage isn’t suppose to be pretty…it suppose to work
oh and taste yummy..

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 3:09 AM

oscarwilde on February 18, 2014 at 3:08 AM

he makes good machines..
and CNC is still on the rise…
so its good to pick it up if you can

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 3:11 AM

I wonder how many times Hillary AKA Ms. Truthfulness would admit she’s known her loving and devoted husband has cheated on her, HillAREwe YESweCAN.

non-nonpartisan on February 18, 2014 at 3:15 AM

http://www.pdjinc.com/

you could buy one for your shop…
a small CNC router that is..
the programing is the same…speeds feeds tool selection…blah blah

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 3:17 AM

Lancia – You Can’t Keep a Goodman Down

non-nonpartisan on February 18, 2014 at 3:21 AM

oscarwilde on February 18, 2014 at 3:03 AM

and then i would point to the tens of millions of dollars we have
saved firms who benefit from me and my fellow designers work…yes millions..
making sausage isn’t suppose to be pretty…it suppose to work
oh and taste yummy..

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 3:09 AM

ROTFLMAO…Oh don’t get me wrong, if it wasn’t for guys like you designing stuff, there wouldn’t be anything for guys like me to build. I understand that perfectly well.

I also understand that quiet often, those who design and those who build, just don’t communicate as well as they should. Designers seem to think of those of us who build as being knuckle dragging neanderthals while it is equally common for those of us who build to think of designers as nincompoops who can’t tie their own shoes or find their own cars in the parking lots without a safari guide.

oscarwilde on February 18, 2014 at 3:22 AM

designers as nincompoops who can’t tie their own shoes or find their own cars in the parking lots without a safari guide.

oscarwilde on February 18, 2014 at 3:22 AM

hey…i can find my car…
and just because i haven’t tied my shoes since i was
a freshman in collage is no reason to call out all designers

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 3:23 AM

you could buy one for your shop…
a small CNC router that is..
the programing is the same…speeds feeds tool selection…blah blah

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 3:17 AM

My brother has a medium sized Bridgeport style manual mill I keep trying to get him to let me put a CNC adapter kit on.

oscarwilde on February 18, 2014 at 3:29 AM

oscarwilde on February 18, 2014 at 3:29 AM

he should…the price has come way down..
and he can charge more for using the machine.. win win

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 3:30 AM

http://photojournal.jpl.nasa.gov/jpeg/PIA13805.jpg

last rover pic i promise..
you can see the rover suspended on I beams (yellow n white)
and you can see the size (height) of the test chamber..
this thing is huge..

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 3:34 AM

oscarwilde on February 18, 2014 at 3:22 AM

hey…i can find my car…
and just because i haven’t tied my shoes since i was
a freshman in collage is no reason to call out all designers

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 3:23 AM

What can I say, I have a B.F.A in music, which has caused me a considerable amount of grief from quiet a few engineers and designers who figured since I was in lay-up and assembly and had a degree in music I must be dumber than a fence post. If I had a dollar for every time someone sneered at my degree or told me that sitting around smoking pot and listening to music for four years wasn’t a real degree I would be a wealthy man.

oscarwilde on February 18, 2014 at 3:37 AM

oscarwilde on February 18, 2014 at 3:37 AM

have you talked to the ppl at Spacex in Hawthorn??
i know they are adding ppl in many areas..
is hawthorn close??

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 3:41 AM

Reading Lourdes’ ramblings makes me think of this song.

Joy Division – She’s Lost Control

Confusion in her eyes that says it all
She’s lost control
And she’s clinging to the nearest passerby
She’s lost control
And she gave away the secrets of her past and said
I’ve lost control again
And a voice that told her when and where to act
She said I’ve lost control again

And she turned around and took me by the hand and said
I’ve lost control again
And how I’ll never know just why or understand, she said
I’ve lost control again
And she screamed out kicking on her side and said
I’ve lost control again
And seized up on the floor, I thought she’d die
She said I’ve lost control
She’s lost control again
She’s lost control
She’s lost control again
She’s lost control

non-nonpartisan on February 18, 2014 at 3:42 AM

oscarwilde on February 18, 2014 at 3:37 AM

have you talked to the ppl at Spacex in Hawthorn??
i know they are adding ppl in many areas..
is hawthorn close??

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 3:41 AM

125 miles, that would be a hell of a commute.

oscarwilde on February 18, 2014 at 3:46 AM

eww..sorry

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 3:50 AM

Joy Division – Disorder

non-nonpartisan on February 18, 2014 at 3:53 AM

eww..sorry

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 3:50 AM

ROTFLMAO… not your fault Spacex chose Hawthorn to locate in. (Why they couldn’t chose some place sensible like San Diego is beyond me… lol lol lol

oscarwilde on February 18, 2014 at 3:53 AM

they are in the old Northrup place
where the f20 was built..
next to the airport….the hawthorn one not LAX
where do you shop for buildings that large?
besides LA has lots of unemployed aerospace workers..

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 3:57 AM

Scars – Adultery

non-nonpartisan on February 18, 2014 at 4:03 AM

besides LA has lots of unemployed aerospace workers..

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 3:57 AM

So does San Diego, the imbeciles running the City of San Diego intentionally chased a very significant percentage of the Aerospace industry out of San Diego. Hell, the spirit of Saint Louis was built here.

oscarwilde on February 18, 2014 at 4:06 AM

OK, time for me to call it a night, suppose to help someone work on their dragster tomorrow.

oscarwilde on February 18, 2014 at 4:06 AM

here too.. its late..cheers..

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 4:10 AM

999 – Subterfuge

non-nonpartisan on February 18, 2014 at 4:16 AM

Over 900 comments on bubba… wow

Bashing Hillary bad
Bashing GOP good
That along with the gop is sexist will be the meme no matter what the GOP does….. they will always get negative press…. tired of kowtowing to them…….fight!!!!

cmsinaz on February 18, 2014 at 5:21 AM

Wow even bill maher is sick of bridgegate on msdnc….via mediaite

cmsinaz on February 18, 2014 at 5:21 AM

Mrs. Clinton, an inevitable candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination in 2016, can be counted upon to use the Democrats’ “war on women” rhetoric to advance her cause, even though she was, according to the papers of a woman she described as her “best friend,” a main enabler of a very nasty campaign against a great many politically inconvenient women

Any guesses on how long it will be before Hillary besmirches the memory of Mrs. Blair by claiming she was…

A) a liar
B) touched in the head
C) a member of the “vast right-wing conspiracy”
D) all of the above

I’m thinking 2 to 4 weeks.

Flora Duh on February 18, 2014 at 5:33 AM

WH spinning the 6.6% unemployment rate as a see we told you the stimulus would work….Nevermind the real reason why that number is down…..lsm continues to cover for him…..low information voter gullible once again

cmsinaz on February 18, 2014 at 5:38 AM

Morning David and Flora

cmsinaz on February 18, 2014 at 5:39 AM

cmsinaz on February 18, 2014 at 5:39 AM

Good morning.

Flora Duh on February 18, 2014 at 5:43 AM

Morning David and Flora

cmsinaz on February 18, 2014 at 5:39 AM

Hey.

davidk on February 18, 2014 at 5:45 AM

mika and crew touting the 2009 stimulus for obama

cmsinaz on February 18, 2014 at 6:06 AM

boehners a genius for passing a clean debt bill.
-MJ panel

renalin on February 18, 2014 at 6:17 AM

Yup Renalin

Morning

cmsinaz on February 18, 2014 at 6:23 AM

Former Bush administration adviser Karl Rove on Sunday cautioned Republicans against a 2016 presidential election strategy that focuses too much on the political history of potential Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton.

Oohh. So what did the Great Swami of Ohio say? Did he give us another pearl of wisdom to ensure another devastating defeat?

Brock Robamney on February 18, 2014 at 6:32 AM

Good Morning, Patriots! And, Trolls.

In terms of Republican electoral politics, there is no conservative movement inside Washington. Therefore there’s no conservative impetus in the consultant class, in the political class, in the elected establishment class. What there is, is quite the opposite. There is an effort to undermine the conservative movement inside the Beltway.

- Rush Limbaugh, 2/17/14

My take: Vichy Republicans: “Leave Hillary Alone!”

kingsjester on February 18, 2014 at 6:44 AM

Hear hear KJ….excellent take

Read it folks

cmsinaz on February 18, 2014 at 7:03 AM

cmsinaz on February 18, 2014 at 7:03 AM

Thank you, ma’am!

kingsjester on February 18, 2014 at 7:07 AM

Good write KJ. The Democrats play dirty. Republicans have to learn to fight them on their own level. They don’t understand anything else. Playing nice only works in kindergarten. It’s amazing to me that the Republican establishment sees conservatives as more of a threat than Democrats. I’ve been watching politics a long time and I never saw such a thing coming.

crankyoldlady on February 18, 2014 at 7:13 AM

crankyoldlady on February 18, 2014 at 7:13 AM

Thank you, ma’am.

kingsjester on February 18, 2014 at 7:15 AM

COL… Im tired of the squishy GOP always want to play Mr nice guys….I want them to fight fire with fire

cmsinaz on February 18, 2014 at 7:19 AM

I’m thinking their real purpose is to protect their portfolios. It turns out they ARE the party of big business. And they are paying no attention whatever to what their constituents want. They are supposed to be working for us.

crankyoldlady on February 18, 2014 at 7:44 AM

Ed should be posting new stuff soon,so hang in there.

celtic warrior on February 18, 2014 at 8:03 AM

My take: Vichy Republicans: “Leave Hillary Alone!”

kingsjester on February 18, 2014 at 6:44 AM

…n…i…c…e…!

KOOLAID2 on February 18, 2014 at 8:10 AM

My take: Vichy Republicans: “Leave Hillary Alone!”

kingsjester on February 18, 2014 at 6:44 AM

Yeah, even Claire will now offer up her daughter to Bill to get Hillary in the White House. It just shows you Dems will sacrifice their own children for power and the GOPe just want to “play nice”.

Fallon on February 18, 2014 at 8:35 AM

KOOLAID2 on February 18, 2014 at 8:10 AM

Thank you!

Fallon on February 18, 2014 at 8:35 AM

Purposeful naivete does not win elections.

kingsjester on February 18, 2014 at 8:37 AM

What’s Killary got to give us besides being the first woman president? We already have govt run health care in the form of Ocare. Is she going to push for jobs? Our first black president has that taken care of, too. Is she going to spend us out of our depression? That’s being done by our current dear leader as well. Her resume isn’t quite as thin as his, but then she’s been around longer and it’s showing.

Kissmygrits on February 18, 2014 at 8:44 AM

And I have consideration for those around me. I don’t even slam my car door when I roll in in the wee hours.

Lanceman on February 18, 2014 at 12:33 AM

Wish my neighbors were the same…

ladyingray on February 18, 2014 at 9:11 AM

The war on women continues, from the left.

Schadenfreude on February 18, 2014 at 11:19 AM

Purposeful naivete does not win elections.

kingsjester on February 18, 2014 at 8:37 AM

This is a good place to insert this.

“There is nothing more frightful than a bustling ignorance.” Goethe

crankyoldlady on February 18, 2014 at 11:24 AM

“These Vichy Republicans seem to live in their own little, isolated Beltway Bubble.”

I think they all live in that bubble in DC….
the city,.. its power,.. and money.. are toxic!

nice “my take” KJ…ty

“Purposeful naivete does not win elections.”

kingsjester on February 18, 2014 at 8:37 AM

if you add a little PT Barnum to this…maybe
A purposefully and willingly naïve voter,, can get you elected..
using the sucker born every minute principal..

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 11:54 AM

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 11:54 AM

Thank you for reading!
Yep. Low Information Voters, indeed.

kingsjester on February 18, 2014 at 11:58 AM

kingsjester on February 18, 2014 at 11:58 AM

I read every day…thank you for your efforts..
tis always great reading..!!

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 12:05 PM

I read YOUR POST every day… sorry

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 12:06 PM

Follow the bodies: http://joeforamerica.com/2014/02/following-the-bankers-bodies/

davidk on February 18, 2014 at 5:40 AM

I’m following, but I’m not sure what I’m looking at yet!

Murphy9 on February 18, 2014 at 12:56 PM

Oh, let her be. I think she’s taking my advise IYKWIM ;) ;) <3

HillAREwe on February 17, 2014 at 11:00 PM

Creepy. Creepasaurous Rex.

hawkdriver on February 18, 2014 at 1:12 PM

I read YOUR POST every day… sorry

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 12:06 PM

Missed your posts last night. I’ll look in on QOTD later. I have a few more off topic questions.

hawkdriver on February 18, 2014 at 1:14 PM

hey HD

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 1:15 PM

Murphy9 on February 18, 2014 at 12:56 PM

was reading M9 post…interesting..

multiple hits from a nail gun..??…
and all in a close time period..??
hmmm.. something up…but what

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 1:20 PM

either all these bankers ‘know’ somethings up
and wacked themselves..
(like i sold junk bonds and the feds are after me)
or they were doing something to the feds that got them wacked..
as in…i upset BHO..

hmm..

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 1:31 PM

hawkdriver on February 18, 2014 at 1:14 PM

got some errands to run
will check back in a bit..

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 1:34 PM

People, please! You all are overlooking one very important fact! This is the first QOTD in memory range that is absolutely positively 100% stinkfish free!

Lanceman on February 18, 2014 at 2:26 PM

this only took some years to sus out….dolts..

http://washingtonexaminer.com/poll-71-of-obama-supporters-regret-voting-for-his-reelection/article/2544165

“100 percent of Hispanics” regret voting for him… interesting
and
“Still, given the choice of Obama versus Romney, Obama supporters said they would stick with their guy, 79 percent to 10 percent for Romney.”
if BHO has lost 21% of those who voted for him.. his 52% is gone…
I know, I know they’ve been so stupid for so long ,…
‘what difference at this point does it make’

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 3:55 PM

“100 percent of Hispanics” regret voting for him

Now can they correlate their disdain of the man with the policy.

Murphy9 on February 18, 2014 at 4:01 PM

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 3:55 PM

I keep missing you while you’re on.

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Questions about some fixes with some continuing problems with my 3d printer.

hawkdriver on February 18, 2014 at 4:10 PM

Murphy9 on February 18, 2014 at 4:01 PM

would it be because he hasn’t given them amnesty yet..?
or maybe
they don’t want to pay for ole sick white ppls ACA..??
or maybe
they are feeling the money crunch too??
or …what???

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 4:18 PM

hawkdriver on February 18, 2014 at 4:10 PM

got it…sent you a note…will help if I can…

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 5:03 PM

or …what???

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 4:18 PM

I bet the sample is funny…
100% of anybody doesn’t believe in anything..
so somethings fishy…

going2mars on February 18, 2014 at 5:07 PM

Yeah g2m, I’m 70% sure that poll was 80% hokum.

Murphy9 on February 18, 2014 at 5:27 PM

Last!

Bmore on February 19, 2014 at 8:45 AM

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