Archives: Quotes

Channelling Heinlein

November 30, 2014 | By KevinC | Comments Off on Channelling Heinlein | Filed in: Books, Crime, Current Events, Guns, History, Kevin, Military, politcs, Politics, Quotes, War On Terror.

“With national governments in collapse at the end of the XXth century, something had to fill the vacuum, and in many cases it was the returned veterans. They had lost a war, most of them had no jobs, many were sore as could be over the terms of the Treaty of New Delhi, especially the • Read More »

And now, a word from Larry Correia.

November 5, 2014 | By exurbankevin | 2 Comments | Filed in: GOP, Kevin, politcs, Politics, Quotes.

Larry Correia posted this on Facebook just now, and I’m stealing it and re-posting it here. Enjoy. I love how the day after the election the Libertarian Unicorn Calvary rides in to explain how the two parties are EXACTLY THE SAME and NOTHING HAS CHANGED. Yeah, I can totally see your point, except for the • Read More »

A Unique And Special Flower, Even When He’s Not.

October 21, 2014 | By exurbankevin | Comments Off on A Unique And Special Flower, Even When He’s Not. | Filed in: Democrats, Humor, Kevin, Quotes.

“No president in modern history has ever inherited a bigger mess of problems, bigger unemployment, bigger deficit, longer wars, than President Obama.” – Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley “Do tell.”  – Franklin Delano Roosevelt “What he said.” – Abraham Lincoln “Riggggghhhht.”  -George Washington

The collapsing reality of modern progressivism

March 16, 2014 | By exurbankevin | 2 Comments | Filed in: Current Events, Democrats, Economics, GOP, HEALTH, History, International, Kevin, Medicine, politcs, Politics, Quotes.

“‘How did you go bankrupt?’ Bill asked. ‘Two ways,’ Mike said. ‘Gradually and then suddenly.’” – Ernest Hemingway, The Sun Also Rises The years of the Obama presidency have been challenging for America, but they’ve placed an even greater strain on American progressives. From the utter failure of Obama’s economic stimulus package to the own-goal • Read More »

On Marriage Equality

March 26, 2013 | By exurbankevin | 4 Comments | Filed in: Culture, Current Events, Family, Kevin, Law, Men, politcs, Politics, Quotes, Religion.

“Western culture is a complex combination of the Judeo-Christian tradition and the Greco-Roman. These two traditions are in conflict and so we have this terrible tension going on in our culture, particularly about sex and aggression. Much of our artwork — the titanic achievements of Michelangelo or Picasso or Rubens — is wrestling with the • Read More »

Quote of the Day, 9/8 Edition

September 8, 2012 | By exurbankevin | Comments Off on Quote of the Day, 9/8 Edition | Filed in: Arizona, Crime, Democrats, Guns, Kevin, Law, Quotes.

“If you’re going to call OF&F (Operation ‘Fast and Furious’ – ed.) “botched”, you need to be able to explain how it was supposed to work.”  – Andy from Ace Of Spades

Quote of the Day, 8/2 Edition

August 2, 2012 | By exurbankevin | Comments Off on Quote of the Day, 8/2 Edition | Filed in: Kevin, Politics, Quotes, Religion.

“Chick-Fil-A opposes homosexual marriage, right?! Apparently, they do.  And that is a shame.  However, while I disagree with that stance, I absolutely despise the notion that the government can punish them because of it. “ – Linoge 

Quote of the Day, 4/7 Edition

May 7, 2012 | By exurbankevin | Comments Off on Quote of the Day, 4/7 Edition | Filed in: Arizona, Politics, Quotes.

“While everybody is yammering about who gets the White House, the smart voter will be looking at elections that actually matter to them, and that they have a chance of influencing: county commissioners, tax assessors, sheriffs, prosecutors, et cetera.” – Tam Even though we’re an Arizona blog, we don’t do a lot about Arizona politics • Read More »

Quote of the Day, 11/29 Edition

November 29, 2010 | By exurbankevin | Comments Off on Quote of the Day, 11/29 Edition | Filed in: Current Events, Economics, History, Kevin, Quotes.

Given the current climate, a quote from the 19th Century seems apropos. “Find out just what any people will quietly submit to and you have the exact measure of the injustice and wrong which will be imposed on them.” –Frederick Douglass More …

Quote of the Day, 01/14 Edition

January 15, 2010 | By exurbankevin | Comments Off on Quote of the Day, 01/14 Edition | Filed in: Kevin, Quotes.

“The more I read, the more I think the only difference between this and an atomic bomb being dropped is the absence of radiation.” – Allahpundit on the Haiti earthquake Please visit www.fh.org to help the people of Haiti

Quote of the Day, 01/07 Edition

January 8, 2010 | By exurbankevin | 4 Comments | Filed in: Kevin, Movies, Quotes.

“In the sequel, directed by Paul Verhoeven, the ‘Star People’ (dressed in leather trench coats and knee-boots, to the dulcet strains of Wagner) return to Pandora, drop tactical nukes from orbit as the ultimate in daisy-cutters, spray the 26th Century’s equivalent of Agent Orange on the rest of the planet, and strip mine the place • Read More »

Quote of the Day, 12/14.

December 14, 2009 | By exurbanjon | Comments Off on Quote of the Day, 12/14. | Filed in: Democrats, Humor, International, Jon, Quotes.

 In his odd Christmas interview with Oprah, Barack Obama shared his policy on gift-giving: “I give nicer stuff than I get.” Although asked for a response to the president’s rude and ungrateful holiday sentiment, Gordon Brown and Queen Elizabeth were unavailable for comment.

Quote of the Day, 12/10 Edition

December 11, 2009 | By exurbankevin | Comments Off on Quote of the Day, 12/10 Edition | Filed in: Democrats, GOP, Kevin, Politics, Quotes.

“I thought President Obama did a stellar job reciting his Nobel Peace Prize speech in Oslo today, and that Presidents Clinton and Bush did an excellent job writing it.” – Bob Owens

The white-hot hatred of a thousand suns. Plus one.

December 6, 2009 | By exurbankevin | Comments Off on The white-hot hatred of a thousand suns. Plus one. | Filed in: Kevin, Politics, Quotes.

“One telling moment came after Hart asked each voter to write the name that comes to mind when they think of Congress. Bill, a 62-year-old retired automobile-industry executive and independent who backed Obama, wrote “Satan.” When Hart asked why, Bill answered, “Because I wasn’t sure of the correct spelling of ‘Beelzebub.’ “ Gosh, don’t hold • Read More »

Quote of the Day, 11/24 Edition

November 24, 2009 | By exurbankevin | Comments Off on Quote of the Day, 11/24 Edition | Filed in: Environment, Kevin, Politics, Quotes, Science.

“Today, there is a name for the political doctrine that rejoices in scarcity of everything except government. The name is environmentalism.” – George Will Via The Smallest Minority.

Quote of the Day, 11/20.

November 20, 2009 | By exurbanjon | Comments Off on Quote of the Day, 11/20. | Filed in: Jon, Politics, Quotes.

“The bile [Palin] extracts from her critics is almost like a dye marker, illuminating deep pockets of asininity that heretofore were either unnoticed or underappreciated.”   — Jonah Goldberg, National Review.

Quote of the Day, 10/31 Edition

October 30, 2009 | By exurbankevin | Comments Off on Quote of the Day, 10/31 Edition | Filed in: Democrats, Kevin, Politics, Quotes.

“While they don’t explicitly say so, it seems natural for New York and Pennsylvania papers to endorse Corzine, considering all that he’s done to bring New Jersey jobs to those states.” – Jim Geraghty

Quote of the Day, 09/22 Edition

September 22, 2009 | By exurbankevin | 6 Comments | Filed in: Democrats, Kevin, Medicine, Politics, Quotes.

“Every time Obama appears on TV to deliver the same tired arguments that they’ve already rejected, the more he looks like an empty suit to Americans. ” – Ed Morrissey That’s exactly it. Years ago, there was a series of silly TV ads on Phoenix-area television for Sonoyta Motors, a used-car dealership up in Glendale. • Read More »