Month: May 2009

Gratuitous Tea Party Posting

Another attendee to the tea party in Petoskey sent this picture of he and his son with “Joe the Plumber” at the event.  What is really cool, is that people really look up to Joe not because he is a…

Credit Where Credit Is Due

Michigan US Representative Bart Stupak and I will see things far differently on a number of issues, but one of them will likely never be on “Gun Rights” and the proper application of the second amendment.  So as I may…

So what about your representation?

Several historic events are developing before our very eyes.  One of them is in regard to the failure of the automakers.  Michigan has had a strong industrial presence in the world partly based on our accessible waterways, and partly the…

Change.

Chrysler is bankrupt, General Motors has pretty much exhausted its cash reserves, the “stress tests” indicate several banks “need” a government infusion of money, and it appears gas will return to the $3 a gallon range as a result of…

Ownership

Anthropologically, man has been able to over come obstacles, beasts, and events not for reason of being stronger than those beasts, or being more powerful than a hurricane, but primarily because of two things he possesses. The opposable thumb, and…

Petoskey Tea Party Draws Over 1000!

Multiple estimates have the head count at nearly 1200 (my personal count at right around 1000) for the Petoskey Tea Party May 1st.  Speakers including “Joe the Plumber” provided down to earth no fear approach to the criticisms of government…

TODAY Petoskey Tea Party!!

TODAY 6pm! It appears we will again have the honor of seeing the man who would dare ask the honest question of candidate Barack Obama: “Isn’t that Socialism?” A Tea Party is brewing in Northern Michigan, with “Joe the Plumber”…