About a week ago President Obama got a bunch of world leaders together for his Nuclear Security Summit. It took all of them coming together to figure out that nuclear weapons in the hands of terrorists is dangerous and needs to be avoided. Obama was quoted saying "Today, we are declaring that nuclear terrorism is one of the most challenging threats to international security."
Gee thanks. I'm glad you figured all that out for everyone.
I know they where supposed to be coming up with a way to combat nuclear proliferation but the question remains whether or not this administration is really serious about doing what needs to be done to really prevent it. So far their actions have not been conducive to national security.
At least it was a liberal judge that stepped down and not one of the conservatives. That way there won't be a whole lot of change in the makeup of the supreme court. But you know that Obama is going to try to get some radical leftist appointed again that will follow along with all of his socialist policies.
Tom Coburn, the Republican Senator from Oklahoma said that Nancy Pelosi is a "nice lady" the other day. That may or may not be the truth but we need to start looking at what the outcome of our politicians intensions will bring. Just because someone has good intentions or wants to do good doesn't mean that will be the outcome of their actions. C. S. Lewis said it best:
Of all tyrannies, a tyranny sincerely exercised for the good of its victims may be the most oppressive. It would be better to live under robber barons than under omnipotent moral busybodies. The robber baron's cruelty may sometimes sleep, his cupidity may at some point be satiated; but those who torment us for our own good will torment us without end for they do so with the approval of their own conscience.
So maybe she would be nice if I ever met her, but that doesn't change the fact that she is destroying this county and it's founding principles with her legislation.
"democracy and socialism have nothing in common but one word: equality. but notice the difference: while democracy seeks equality in liberty, socialism seeks equality in restraint and servitude."
the road to serfdom
"america's political system used to be about the pursuit of happiness. now more and more of us want to stop chasing it and have it delivered."
"there is a rank due to the united states among nations which will be withheld, if not absolutely lost by the reputation of weakness. if we desire to avoid insult, we must be able to repel it; if we desire to secure peace, one of the most powerful instruments of our rising prosperity, it must be known that we are at all times ready for war."
3 december, 1793
"tyranny, like hell, is not easily conquered; yet we have this consolation with us, that the harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. what we obtain too cheap, we esteem to lightly."