John Ransom

Posted September 16, 2014

The next great threat scientists will tell us about will beglobal cooling as a result of global a result of the genius of Barack Obama combined with the power of his superhuman Nobel prize.

Posted September 15, 2014

I wear myself out in laughing when I see the human pretzels on the pages of the Post- who actually like to call themselves wonks- contort themselves into explanations why Obamacare is a great law, but, alas, just misunderstood.

Posted September 14, 2014

Its hard to promise a chicken in every pot, when you dont have the chicken and the only pot you have is made for rolling.

Posted September 13, 2014

While the economy has adjusted to the reality of higher gas prices and higher taxes under Obama, an economy that has lower gas prices and lower taxes does better than one that does not

Posted September 12, 2014

Let's restore some solemnity to our country; give people time off to grieve, to reflect. Let's make it a holy day, not just a holiday.

Posted September 11, 2014

Obama says he wants a minimum wage increase. But why is he giving people a minimal education by trapping them in failed public schools? Education, the type provided by the D.C. voucher program, is the true key to increasing wages.

Posted September 09, 2014

If you are in academia or autos money is apparently not a problem. That's official government policy. But if you live on Main Street and wish to get a loan for something else, forget it. That's also official government policy.

Posted September 08, 2014

I'm not saying that Obama steals ideas that he claims to be his own, I'm just saying that the title of his next book ought to be Everything I Ever Needed to Know I Stole from Someone Else, Mostly Communists and Marxists. But Its All Bush's Fault.

Posted September 07, 2014

If Chevy Volts were mortgages the Department of Justice would employ the Black Panthers as call center volunteers to institute a civil suit and criminal charges on behalf of Eric Holder who would allege that the mere fact that black people don't buy Chevy Volts is proof of racism. By Ford.

Posted September 06, 2014

The money involved may be smaller when academics hit the revolving door between Washington and the Ivory Tower, but it smacks of no less venality, no less corruption and no less conflict of interest. It just proves academics typically think smaller than those on Wall Street and Main Street.

Posted September 05, 2014

It is in fact the very unthinkablity of war in Europe between Russia and the West that Putin is counting on to reestablish normal relationships, fuel Western joy -and the stock market- and fuel his next gambit in Eastern Europe.

Posted September 04, 2014

It takes more than broad proclamations of success for passing Obamacare or ending the war in Iraq to institute the change you want; it takes more than just being elected president and declaring victory.

Posted September 02, 2014

One of the most successful ways for dictators to cling to power in light of mass dissatisfaction is by waging short, triumphant wars to distract a citizenry looking for someone to blame.

Posted September 01, 2014

Growing up in Chicago I was witness to how Jesse Jackson Sr. and Operation PUSH would shake down companies for money in return for not being hit by special interests with the tag of being racist by the King of Black people.

Posted August 31, 2014

The right loves mom and apple pie. The Chevy Volt is an example of how far from baseball, hot dogs and apple pie Americas best loved brand of cars has strayed.

Posted August 30, 2014

The Middle East isnt just a foreign policy problem; its another one of the man-caused disasters that has become the hallmark of the Obama administrations version of Moe, Larry and Curly.

Posted August 29, 2014

Obama's version of nation-building doesnt include elections, and purple stained fingers, but rather a benign neglect, a Darwinian respect for survival of the strongest. The only votes that count in this scenario are typically dipped in red, blood red.

Posted August 28, 2014

Only in progressive America would it take a new academic report to verify whats been plain to us, the anti-science conservatives, for years: Whatever economic plan Obama's following, and Democrats are rooting for, just isn't working. In fact, its making matters worse.

Posted August 27, 2014

Like most Democrats, Harry Reid knows nothing about money. So he had to earn it the old fashioned way, through graft.


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