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Labor Department Bans Redskins Jerseys

NFC-Logo-WAS From the Washington Times: "Labor Department throws football party, but bans Redskins jerseys." When the U.S. Labor Department’s Center for Civil Rights wanted to celebrate its accomplishments last week, its managers threw the staff a football-themed tailgate party in the office parking lot. The invite, distributed across the agency’s official email system, had all the rah-rah of a playoff game. “Celebrate a championship year!” it declared. Even the regular office dress policy was relaxed. Read more [...] Continue reading →

9-Year-Old Threatened with Sexual Harassment Prosecution

love notes The 9-year-old fourth-grader was sending love notes to a crush. The principal says it’s a crime. The little pervert wrote about her eyes sparkling. According to, A fourth-grader from Hillsborough, Florida, was warned not to pass any more love notes to his female classmates—and will be charged with sexual harassment if he persists. That’s right: It’s not merely inappropriate for a nine-year-old boy to write such sexually-charged messages as “her eyes sparkled like diamonds,” Read more [...] Continue reading →

TSA Is Failing Yet Again

tsa uniforms You may remember that the Transportation Security Administration massively failed a basic test this last summer. Have they improved since then? According to Jeff Jacoby in the Boston Globe, That was in June. In July, a new TSA chief pledged to lawmakers that within 60 days “we will have trained the failure out of the front line” of airport screening personnel. So how do things stand four months later? The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee held a hearing on that question last Read more [...] Continue reading →

Businesses Lost to California for Texas

texas legislature A study shows the number of headquarters and expansions by businesses lost to California are numbered in the thousands. The news is carried in the Dallas Business Journal: "California lost 9,000 business HQs and expansions, mostly to Texas, 7-year study says." Roughly 9,000 California companies moved their headquarters or diverted projects to out-of-state locations in the last seven years, and Dallas-Fort Worth has been a prime beneficiary of the Golden State’s “hostile” business environment. That’s Read more [...] Continue reading →

NOAA Won't Release Global Warming Data to GOP

globalWarming Congress is finally investigating some of the global warming claims made by the Obama Administration, particularly a study that refuted the 15-plus-years pause in warming that other studies have reported. But the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is refusing to fully comply with a subpoena issued by the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology, chaired by Rep. Lamar Smith. Smith issued the subpoenas two weeks ago for emails and records from U.S. scientists who participated Read more [...] Continue reading →

Threats to Impeach IRS Chief Looming

562ffb0023a5c.image Now here is something I can get behind! The Roanoke Times reported: Rep. Jason Chaffetz of Utah said IRS Commissioner John Koskinen failed to comply with a congressional subpoena, allowed documents to be destroyed and misled the public. Chaffetz chairs the House Oversight Committee, which has been investigating the IRS for more than two years. Chaffetz moved Tuesday to impeach the head of the Internal Revenue Service, saying he violated the public trust and obstructed congressional Read more [...] Continue reading →

Lenore Skenazy Shows Public School Will Damage Children for the Sake of Policy

lenore skenazy A girl was allowed to suffer a coughing fit that led to vomit because public school policy required inhaler to have her name on it. Lenore Skenazy regularly writes at and has covered several amazing stories about how officials attack parents for violating rules about child-rearing that they make up. She also covered this wonderful story about a judge who showed some common sense in the area of child endangerment charges. On her Free Range Kids blog, she recently pointed out this Read more [...] Continue reading →

New World Order Recruits a Global Police Force

obamaThrone U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch announced at the United Nations on Wednesday that the Department of Justice would be working with several major metropolitan police forces, starting with New York, to create a globe-girdling police force targeting "violent extremism." Yee-haw. It's on like Donkey Kong. New York Mayor Bill de Blasio made it clear that his city has joined 25 other cities worldwide because the global police force will target "intolerance." "The Strong Cities network will Read more [...] Continue reading →

The Federal Shopping Spree Has Begun

Capitol-Money-Dollars-Govt-Spending Federal agencies are engaging in a shopping spree to use up all the money budgeted to them so they can ask for more. We can’t cut the budget we are told. We must increase spending even though we are spending more than we collect in revenue. Yet federal agencies are recklessly spending money to prevent from having anything left over at the end of the fiscal year. The Washington Times reports, “Federal agencies end fiscal year with shopping spree.” If you ever doubted that Christmas shopping Read more [...] Continue reading →

The FDA Will Tell You What Mayonnaise Is, for the Egg Lobby

just mayo The FDA is about to hammer a company for selling egg-free mayo because they are making mayonnaise without eggs in it. Control freaks. I don’t like it but there are vegans in the world. And there are others who, sadly, don’t think eggs (or too many of them) are healthy. Furthermore, there are people with real egg allergies who should not eat eggs. And there are many such people who like mayonnaise. So there is a company called Hampton Creek that caters to these customers, selling them Read more [...] Continue reading →

Bureaucrats Think They Want Slaves, but They Won’t Like the Results

dollar bill eye pyramid It seems that the dream of bureaucrats is people who always and only follow orders, but their dream would be a nightmare—even for them. Weird stuff has been connecting in my mind, from public school teachers to Green Berets. There seems to be a common thread in those stories and others. The stories include that of a Christian elected to office who is expected to affirm that marriage is defined as a relationship between two generic persons rather than between a man and a woman, because the Supreme Read more [...] Continue reading →

Fake CIA Agent and Real EPA Liar Gets Sentenced

epa logo He was a fake CIA agent who managed to get paid for doing no work for the EPA. The man Bob Allen wrote about back in February is finally getting sentenced for his frauds. John C. Beale was a fake CIA agent who deceived his boss so that he didn’t have to do any work but still got paid. Why did he do it? He claims he did it for the money but he also confesses he did it for the thrill: NBC News reports, The EPA’s highest-paid employee and a leading expert on climate change was sentenced Read more [...] Continue reading →