Friday, March 4, 2011

Quick Conservative Hits, Quips & Quotes for 3/3/11



“The secret to happiness is freedom... And the secret to freedom is courage.” ~ Thucydides

“I ... place economy among the first and most important of republican virtues, and public debt as the greatest of dangers to be feared... And to preserve (our) independence, we must not let our rulers load us with perpetual debt. We must make our election between economy and liberty, or profusion and servitude.” - Thomas Jefferson

“If guns are outlawed, only outlaws will have guns” - Bumper Sticker

QUICK HITS from Heritage

According to The Center for Public Integrity, leaders of the 10 largest unions all make six-figure salaries, including almost $480,000 for the president of the American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees, who gets money directly from Wisconsin employee paychecks.

Wisconsin officials said Thursday that pro-union activists caused an estimated $7.5 million in damage to the Capitol building since their sleepovers began.

The Obama Justice Department has been ordering ATF agents to intentionally allow criminal gun deliveries into Mexico.

Acting in accordance with Obama Border Patrol regulations, agent Brian Terry fired beanbags at illegal immigrants before he was killed by returned automatic weapons fire.

According to Quinnipiac, 52 percent of Americans disapprove of President Obama’s policies.

imageLaunch a campaign to DESTROY THE AMAZON RAINFOREST.

Tell your liberal friend that it's growing so fast there's a danger that within a few decades it might reach the southern borders of the United States, menacing our great-grandchildren with its evil leafy tendrils and its deadly population of jaguars, bullet ants, snakes, killer bees, and such like. You think we exaggerate? According to a January 2009 report in the New York Times-and what liberal could ignore the voice of Pravda?-"For every acre of rainforest cut down each year, more than 50 acres are growing." Do the math. Then be afraid. Very afraid. And start stockpiling the Agent Orange.