It’s the sort of thing you hear from the National Rum Association: Booze doesn’t kill people. Drunk drivers kill people. Yet, we allow alcohol-related car crashes to kill around 10,000 people every year in the United States. Clearly, the time has come to do something. It’s time ban alcohol. It time to …
The Hill reports the one of the Democrats talking points used to trash the special committee investigating the Benghazi fiasco is false.
Reports say that 10 or more people, including the shooter, are dead as a result of a mass killing in the gun free zone know as Umpqua Community College. Apparently, a criminal who was willing kill people was not deterred by the campus rule against firearms.
The usual suspects are already running their mouths and keyboards suggesting that we need more gun free zones and that restricting the ability of most people to defend themselves with a firearm is the best way to prevent future gun free zone killings.
UPDATE—CBS News is reporting that law enforcement says the shooter was a 26-year-old named Chris Harper Mercer. The Roseburg, Oregon, News Review reports that he asked victims their religions before shooting them.
No, this isn’t about who the regular Gentle Reader may have thought. John Fund has a post over at National Review Online that begins with this:
The biggest liability Hillary Clinton faces in getting the Democratic nomination may be that too many of her fellow Democrats don’t believe she is a good liar.
Read the whole thing.
UPDATE—If one lie doesn’t work, try another.
CJ Pearson is a 13-year old conservative. He and I follow each other on Twitter. (@thecjpeason has over 40,000 follower. @wjjhoge has almost 600.)
Barack Obama has CJ blocked.
WSJ reports that Biden and his advisors are seriously considering his running for President. Of course, some sticky issues are still being reviewed.