Universe Of Lies


Reason TV’s interview with Senator Rand Paul.  

As always, Rand is brilliant. 

Grab your popcorn: Rep. Trey Gowdy rips IRS Commissioner to shreds



Rep. Trey Gowdy is amazing.  Today, IRS Commissioner Koskinen appeared before the House Oversight Committee, and laid the hammer down.  If this were a WWF wrestling match, Gowdy throws Koskinen into the Tombstone Piledriver

Here’s the video:

Nothing like using a corrupt bureaucrat’s own words against him. 



This is huge, people. According to a report by Human Rights Watch, the federal government has participated in what amounts to entrapment in several (perhaps most) terrorism cases since 9/11, in some cases creating terrorists “out of law-abiding individuals.”

Can you say entrapment? I knew that you could. 

The budget should be balanced, the Treasury should be refilled, public debt should be reduced, the arrogance of officialdom should be tempered and controlled, and the assistance to foreign lands should be curtailed lest Rome become bankrupt!

Marcus Tullius Cicero, 63 BC.

The original Tea Party patriot.  

I wondered if it might be possible to take communion on the moon, symbolizing the thought that God was revealing Himself there too, as man reached out into the universe.  For there are many of us in the NASA program who do trust that what we are doing is part of God’s eternal plan for man. 

Apollo 8 was much more public about uniting faith with space exploration — reciting the words of Genesis as the capsule circled the moon, but the first communion on the moon — on Apollo 11 — has been forgotten. 

Ron Carter Trio - You’d Be So Nice To Come Home To

From the out-of-print CD So What, Ron Carter’s group plays this jazz standard with playfulness and skill. 

Eumir Deodato - Rodando Por Ai (Rudy's)
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Eumir Deodato - Rodando Por Ai (Rudy’s)
(1972) Os Catedraticos 73

This almost sounds more like an old Herb Alpert tune than the Deodato of the Also Sprach Zarathustra era. 

The Complete Citizen Kane (a documentary) 

approx 1 hr 30 min

Just because he is Mexican-American does not mean Mr. Rodriquez has abandoned common sense: ”…if we accept — let’s say we accept these children, we let them stay here in America, we give them good homes, what is this going to say to everybody else? Are we prepared to be overwhelmed? Because that’s exactly what’s going to happen.