Archive for the ‘Welcome to Cartoon County, MN’ Category

He’s so right at so many levels.

Facing Facts September 30, 2014 – 10:42 AM By Charlie Daniels Politicians these days, when assessing a situation, are not concerned about how it will effect the country but how they can best turn it to their advantage, how they can spin it and how they can twist it to gain from it; truth and the […]

Kind of a shame he’s not in the permanent dirt nap mode. How can the cops say there’s no “nexus to terrorism”? Lop a head off and call it workplace violence? Ricockulous.

Police: Man accused in Oklahoma beheading is awake September 27, 2014 – 4:05 PM Associated Press This Oct. 18, 2011 photo provided by the Oklahoma Department of Corrections shows Alton Nolen, of Moore, Okla. Prison records indicate that Nolen, the suspect in the beheading of a co-worker at an Oklahoma food processing plant Thursday, Sept. […]

Wait, an actual Jury trial? And so close to elections….

Fridley man demands jury trial in drug cases By Wendy Johnson Today at 10:20 a.m. A Fridley man charged with selling meth from a room at the Black Bear Casino Resort, and then re-offending while out on bail, has demanded a jury trial.  Jerry Kong Vang, 36, appeared in Carlton County Court Wednesday for his fifth scheduled settlement […]

Have politicians ever voted for a sustained tax decrease?

County endorses proposed tax increase of 4.95 percent By Wendy Johnson Today at 7:43 a.m. Earlier this month, Carlton County commissioners discussed a maximum proposed tax levy increase of 5.23 percent, but by this week’s adjourned session that figure had been pared down to 4.95 percent.  Carlton County Treasurer/Auditor Paul Gassert explained that he had basically cut $66,000 […]

Pretty much says it all

Another tax funded burden. Why must we finance addictions?

New methadone clinic: Benefit or burden? By Brady Slater on Sep 24, 2014 at 10:57 p.m.  Two years in the making, a new methadone clinic in Duluth is set to become a reality by next spring. The clinic is part of an ongoing $1 million-plus remodeling plan at the Center for Alcohol and Drug Treatment.The CADT’s new methadone clinic […]

Disgusting transparency.

1 Obama trip to play pool, drink beer, raise money cost taxpayers about $700,000 BY PAUL BEDARD | SEPTEMBER 23, 2014 | 12:46 PM President Barack Obama plays pool at Wynkoop Brewing Co. with Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper on… Taxpayers had to cough up $1,159,823 in just one month to fly President Obama to New York and Denver […]

I’m thinking if they don’t like the free stuff they get, they can go back to the shithole they came from.

VIDEO: Minnesota Muslims Demand Pork-Free Halal Food From Welfare Food Bank Posted on September 22, 2014 by Pamela Geller   As I describe in my book, Stop the Islamization of America: A Practical Guide to the Resistance, anywhere American law and Islamic law conflict, American law must give way. Accommodating these sharia demands leads to more demands in accordance with Islamic law. Our […]

Isn’t this about the opposite of what we’re being fed from our politicians?

Jihadists Urge Killing of Citizens from US-led Coalition Monday, 22 Sep 2014 06:07 AM The Islamic State group called on Muslims to kill citizens of all countries taking part in the US-led anti-jihadist coalition by any available means, in a statement posted online Monday. “If you can kill a disbelieving American or European — especially […]

A painfully obvious understatement.

EXCLUSIVE–TED CRUZ: DEMOCRATS ‘HAVE BECOME AN EXTREME PARTY’ by MATTHEW BOYLE 20 Sep 2014 1471POST A COMMENT In an exclusive interview, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) said Thursday will go do as a “dark day” in Senate history, with Senate Democrats blocking GOP legislation addressing the Islamic State (ISIS) and President Obama’s threat of executive amnesty. “Unfortunately the Senate […]