Search Harrold's blog

   only Harrold's Blog
index sitemap advanced
site search by freefind
halfmast US Flag smallLest We Forget...September 11th, The Victims ... and our enemies. Crusader Cross Christian Cross Knights Templar Cross, red on white background Christian Cross animated chess pieces
→ (allies=friends, enemies=treason) ←
War, the Long War: A Just Crusade
"It is a principle incorporated into the settled policy of America, that as peace is better than war, war is better than tribute."
-- James Madison (letter to the [Muslim] Dey of Algiers, August 1816) Reference: Madison, III, page 17
(2/week satire videos)
"The sun hangs low on the horizon." -- GB (2009)
Countdown until Obama leaves Office
The 2016 Presidential Election begins in
"Elections Are Not Won by Who Voted.  They are Lost by Who Did Not" ~ rfh
"If you were a liberal 20 years ago, without changing your positions on any issues, today you would be a conservative." -- KD, 2010

"Beware lest in your anxiety to avoid war you obtain a master." -- Demosthenes (384-322 BC)
9.11 fading? Listen: small speaker icon
"Si vis pacem, para bellum." - Publius Flavius Vegetius Renatus (c. 378-395) "If you wish for peace, prepare for war."

Also see: o'quotes and o'related videos

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

To be forgotten?

To be forgotten - Reflecting on the hysteria to obliterate America's history: After all is said and done, what are we but memories?  When we die, how long do you continue to exist?  I believe in an afterlife in Heaven; however, earthly wise, when the last memory of you fades from those you left behind, what becomes of who you were?  We as Americans, we as country, are but a compendium, a cornucopia of all things gone before.  If we are to lose those shared memories, their ripples coursing across our society, ...we will have not only lost who we are but would have been.  We are, for now, all that we were, good and bad, which if forgotten leaves us nothing of value, with no steerage from the past.  We would be lost, adrift, alone, directionless ...a passing moment in time, forgotten wisps, without meaning to the future.  I, for one, want to be remembered, if not for myself but for the trail of heritage from which I was born and which I follow. -- rfh.


  But what has been will be —
  First memory, then oblivion's swallowing sea;
  Like men foregone, shall we merge into those
  Whose story no one knows.'
     -- from Thomas Hardy's 'The To-be forgotten'

Biography: Thomas Hardy, poet and novelist, England, (1840-1928)

Forgotten Past+Founding Documents eBooks+Federalist Papers+American Minute History+Essential: B.C. to Now Quotes+American Values
 Magna Carta:TimeLine Arbroath Declaration small speaker icon Scots Wha Hae History of: The US Bill of Rights Founders'+Constitution+Amendments
Send to Kindle

Monday, July 27, 2015

Contact the Government

Contact Federal officials & Voice Your Opinion:
(866 Phone#s are toll free, 202 is toll outside D.C. Metro Area)
House and Senate switchboard: (202) 224-3121
Phone & Fax Numbers To Congress, House and Senate: (interactive map)
SENATORS:  866-220-0044 or 202-225-3121
HOUSE of Representatives: 202-224-3121
PRESIDENT: 202-456-1111 & 202-456-1414 & Fax: 202-456-2461
     snail mail: The White House, District of Columbia 20500
Federal Agencies:
• State Governors:
State/Territory Legislators:
Local Governments:
Send to Kindle

Thursday, July 09, 2015

WARNING: HUD to Force Massive Housing Changes (Shades of Agenda 21?)

WARNING [Agenda 21?]: (article quoted)
by STANLEY KURTZ July 8, 2015 10:47 AM

"Today, HUD Secretary Julian Castro announced the finalization of the Obama administration's "Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Rule."

A front-page article preemptively defending the move appears in today's Washington Post. The final rule is 377 pages, vastly longer than the preliminary version of the rule promulgated in 2013. AFFH is easily one of President Obama's most radical initiatives, on a par with Obamacare in its transformative potential. In effect, AFFH gives the federal government a lever to re-engineer nearly every American neighborhood - imposing a preferred racial and ethnic composition, densifying housing, transportation, and business development in suburb and city alike, and weakening or casting aside the authority of local governments over core responsibilities, from zoning to transportation to education.

Not only the policy but the political implications are immense - at the presidential, congressional, state, and local levels. It is a scandal that the mainstream press has largely refused to report on AFFH until the day of its final release. The rule has been out in preliminary form for two years, and well before that the Obama administration's transformative aims in urban/suburban policy were evident.

Three years ago, when I wrote about Obama's policy blueprint in Spreading the Wealth: How Obama Is Robbing the Suburbs to Pay for the Cities, the administration's efforts to keep this issue under the radar were evident. Only last month, an admission of the stealth relied on by advocates to advance this initiative was caught on video. Obama has downplayed his policy goals in this area and delayed the finalization of AFFH for years, because he understands how politically explosive this rule is. Once the true implications of AFFH are understood, Americans will rebel. The only prospect for successful imposition is a frog-boiling strategy of gradual intensification. The last day the frog will be able to jump is Tuesday, November 8, 2016.

Fundamentally, AFFH is an attempt to achieve economic integration. Race and ethnicity are being used as proxies for class, since these are the only hooks for social engineering provided by the Fair Housing Act of 1968. Like AFFH itself, today's Washington Post piece blurs the distinction between race and class, conflating the persistence of "concentrated poverty" with housing discrimination by race. Not being able to afford a freestanding house in a bedroom suburb is no proof of racial discrimination.

Erstwhile urbanites have been moving to rustic and spacious suburbs since Cicero built his villa outside Rome. Even in a monoracial and mono-ethnic world, suburbanites would zone to set limits on dense development. Emily Badger's piece in today's Washington Post focuses on race, but the real story of AFFH is the attempt to force integration by class, to densify development in American suburbs and cities, and to undo America's system of local government and replace it with a "regional" alternative that turns suburbs into helpless satellites of large cities.

Once HUD gets its hooks into a municipality, no policy area is safe. Zoning, transportation, education, all of it risks slipping into the control of the federal government and the new, unelected regional bodies the feds will empower. Over time, AFFH could spell the end of the local democracy that Alexis de Tocqueville rightly saw as the foundation of America's liberty and distinctiveness.

At this point, municipalities across the country need to seriously consider refraining from applying for Community Development Block Grants and other grant programs sponsored by HUD. Take one dollar of HUD money and you will be forced to submit to its demands, which can reach far beyond housing. Unfortunately, this is a highly imperfect solution, and not only because municipalities would be surrendering money taxed from their citizens' pockets.

The recent Supreme Court decision in Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs v. Inclusive Communities Project has provided the federal government with a second club to use against municipalities seeking to escape HUD control. (See my piece on Inclusive Communities in the latest issue of National Review.) Ultimately, only a Republican president acting in concert with a Republican Congress can stymie AFFH and undo the damage of the Supreme Court's recent housing decision.

This brings us to politics. As noted, AFFH is a largely unacknowledged attempt to force economic integration on every neighborhood in America. Yet in a recent Rasmussen poll, 83 percent of respondents said it was not the government's job to diversify neighborhoods by income level, while only 8 percent say that this is an appropriate task for government. Now you know why the Obama administration and a compliant press corps have kept this initiative quiet. It will take time to collect the data on which HUD's new demands for local governments all over America will be based.

While important enforcement will begin under the Obama administration, the major impact of AFFH will come under President Hillary Clinton, should she be elected. And Obama's AFFH enforcer, Julian Castro, is widely touted as a likely vice-presidential running mate for Hillary. That means AFFH is going to be an issue in the next presidential campaign. And the political implications go deeper still, to every level of government. Westchester County, New York, where AFFH has had a dry run of sorts, is now administered by Republican county executive Robert Astorino. Many forget that before the Obama administration tried to force Westchester County to cast aside its own zoning laws and build high-density, low-income housing at its own expense, Westchester was a liberal Democratic county run by liberal Democrats. After all, this is where Bill and Hillary Clinton live. At the local level, the Obama administration drove Westchester into the arms of the Republicans.

The same thing could happen nationally, at every political level. But only if the frog wakes up and jumps by November of 2016.

Even with AFFH now public, the Obama administration and the press corps will do everything in their power to obscure the real issues at stake in the massive AFFH power-grab. Don't let that happen.
- Stanley Kurtz is a senior fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center. He can be reached at"

I am using the Free version of SPAMfighter.
SPAMfighter has removed 59721 of my spam emails to date.

Do you have a slow PC? Try a free scan!

Avast logo

This email has been checked for viruses by Avast antivirus software.

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Authentic history, Ku Klux Klan, 1865-1877

Authentic history, Ku Klux Klan, 1865-1877
by Davis, Susan Lawrence, 1861-1939; Published 1924
Topics Ku Klux Klan (19th cent.) -- History, Ku Klux Klan (19th cent.) -- Tennessee -- Pulaski -- History source:

download formats:
authentichistor00davi.djvu                21-Jan-2012 00:18     13.3M
authentichistor00davi.epub                20-Jan-2012 23:55     1.2M
authentichistor00davi.gif                 20-Jan-2012 23:06     233.7K
authentichistor00davi.pdf                 21-Jan-2012 00:49     25.2M
authentichistor00davi_abbyy.gz            20-Jan-2012 23:53     6.8M
authentichistor00davi_archive.torrent     01-Aug-2012 15:29     18.7K
authentichistor00davi_djvu.txt            21-Jan-2012 00:50     460.1K
authentichistor00davi_djvu.xml            20-Jan-2012 23:55     4.3M
authentichistor00davi_files.xml           01-Aug-2012 15:29     4.5K             20-Jan-2012 23:05     347.5M
authentichistor00davi_meta.xml            06-Feb-2012 19:13     1.9K
authentichistor00davi_metasource.xml      19-Jan-2012 16:00     243.0B
authentichistor00davi_orig_jp2.tar        20-Jan-2012 21:45     515.9M
authentichistor00davi_scandata.xml        20-Jan-2012 21:44     453.7K

Send to Kindle

Police kill more whites than blacks, an analysis

Police kill more whites than blacks, but minority deaths generate more outrage: analysis

Nobel Prize-winning novelist Toni Morrison says she wants to see an officer shoot an unarmed white teenager in the back before agreeing that the "conversation about race" is over, but she almost certainly already has received her wish. An analysis released last week shows that more white people died at the hands of law enforcement than…

This Constitution - A review of the book by Loy Mauch, SLRC

'This Constitution' – A New Book by SLRC Board Member, Loy Mauch. The SLRC is proud to reprint this excellent review of Loy Mauch's book, written by historian Dr. Boyd Cathey, which appeared in the current issue of the Confederate Veteran Magazine (May/June 2015). He has written an excellent primer for students of the US Constitution - a must read for every SLRC supporter. A copy is available from the SLRC for $20.00 postage paid (in US). Please call us at 828-669-5189 to place an order or send a check to: SLRC, P.O.Box 1235, Black Mountain, NC 28711.
We are proud to reprint this excellent review of Loy Mauch's book, written by historian Dr. Boyd Cathey, which appeared in the current issue of the Confederate Veteran Magazine (May/June 2015).
David Loy Mauch. This Constitution Shall Be the Law of the Land. North Charleston, SC: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2014; paperback; 371 pp; notes; addenda; recommended reading; index.
REVIEW by Dr. Boyd D. Cathey
David Loy Mauch, the author of This Constitution Shall Be the Law of the Land, is an Arkansan, a former state legislator, a fellow of the Society of Independent Southern Historians, and an active member of the Sons of Confederate Veterans. More significantly, he is a facile writer and researcher who has produced a book that could well be a primer for those searching for that one accessible source on the real meaning of Constitutional liberties, states’ rights, and what the Founders actually intended, but also—at times, a searing indictment of those forces that continually have perverted the Founders’ Constitution and destroyed not only the prescribed rights of the States, but also the liberties of the citizens of the United States.
Author Mauch examines the history of the American “experiment” in constitutional government largely chronologically, beginning with the Constitution, itself. He assembles ample and overwhelming testimony that “the United States of America” was the creation of the free and separate states that had won their independence from Great Britain. The Constitution that the thirteen independent states eventually adopted delegated certain very specific and limited powers to a Federal government, reserving the vast majority of rights and self-government to the states. Both the 9th and 10th Amendments—part of the Bill of Rights—make this reservation of powers explicit. Indeed, Mauch cites extensive proof from The Federalist Papers and from James Madison to show the explicit intent of the Founders in this regard.
During the ratification period, even Federalists like Alexander Hamilton were loathe to claim what exponents of powerful managerial Federal government centralization assert today. And the bizarre theory that Abraham Lincoln put forward, that it was the central government that somehow actually preceded and created the states, doling out parsimoniously to them only the rights that it deemed acceptable, is so foreign to the thinking of the Founders that it beggars the imagination.
The originalist belief continued to underlie constitutional considerations during much of the Antebellum period. As Mauch illustrates, the U.S. Supreme Court, in an 8-1 decision in the The Bank of Augusta vs. Earl decision (1839), clearly enunciated this accepted theory: The States between each other are sovereign and independent. They are distinct separate sovereignties, except so far as they have parted with some of the attributes of sovereignty by the Constitution. They continue to be nations, with all their rights, and under all their national obligations, and with all the rights of nations in every particular; except in the surrender by each to the common purposes and objects of the Union, under the Constitution. The rights of the States, when not so yielded up, remain absolute. (p. xxi)
And such views of the powers and authority of the several states were not restricted to those states below the Mason-Dixon Line. Indeed, as Mauch details, at various times, including during the War of 1812 and the Mexican War, states in New England seriously considered seceding, leaving, the Federal Union. And most constitutional writers and authorities of the time agreed. Indeed, famed jurist William Rawle’s volume, A View of the Constitution of the United States (1825), states clearly: “The secession of a State from the Union depends of the will of the people of such State. The people alone as we have already seen, hold the power to alter their constitutions.” (p. 90) Rawle’s text was used as the official text on the Constitution and constitutional interpretation at West Point prior to the War Between the States.
In particular, Mauch offers a breath of fresh air and needed clarification in his discussion of the famous Dred Scott vs. Sanford decision by the Supreme Court (March 1857). In a lopsided 7-2 decision, Chief Justice Roger B. Taney, delivered for the court a decision that just about everyone on the current political scene today condemns. Yet, as Mauch carefully documents, Taney’s decision was entirely consistent both with the Constitution and with congressional statutes. A slave escaping to a free state could not, then, assume the rights of a citizen and sue in court, for the Constitution had explicitly excluded such a possibility. Agree with the law or not, Taney stated, it was the law. The Constitution provided a process for change: passing a constitutional amendment.
Mauch’s discussion of interposition, nullification, secession, and the secession crisis offers a useful summary of arguments that will be familiar to many readers. Yet, it is valuable to have these points recapitulated concisely and persuasively. As he points out, interposition, nullification, and secession had been discussed widely prior to 1860; indeed, both Southern AND Northern States had implemented such actions. As late as the 1850s Wisconsin actually nullified the Fugitive Slave Law of 1850 (p. 55).
President James Buchanan, in his last message to Congress and the nation before Lincoln’s assumption of the presidency in March 1861, made it explicitly clear that, as much as he regretted and disagreed with the secession of the Southern States, the Federal government had no power to coerce a state or force it to remain in the Union. Lincoln, of course, with his radical and revolutionary ideas of Federal supremacy would have nothing of that, and as historian William Marvel has pointed out (in his volume, Mr. Lincoln Goes to War), sabotaged and undercut every attempt at mediation and peaceful resolution prior to the outbreak of war.
Echoing writers such as Charles Adams (When in the Course of Human Events), Thomas Di Lorenzo (The Real Lincoln), and Greg Durand (America’s Caesar), Mauch methodically details the severe economic hardships placed on the South as a major reason for eventual secession of the lower South, and the flagrant violation of the Constitution when Lincoln called for troops as the major reason for the secession of the upper South (and, more, the opposition of a large percentage of citizens above the Mason-Dixon Line, as well). Interestingly, several states when they had joined the Union had included specific language declaring that they could withdraw from it if conditions dictated. And this is what individual Southern states did: they rescinded their acts of union.
Certainly, the issue of slavery was discussed at the time; but the major concerns expressed by most Southerners were: (1) slavery is a question for the respective States to decide; and (2) it is a question of property legitimately recognized by the constitutions of the States AND by the Federal Constitution. Any eventual manumission would have to recognize these facts. Interestingly, Lincoln understood fully well that freeing the slaves was not an issue to rally Northern support for a war, and his appeals, certainly up to the Gettysburg Address, were mostly pleas to “save the union.” His overriding concern was to defeat and control the South and empower the Federal government, whatever method was most useful. Recall his famous interview with Horace Greeley in late 1862 that if he were able to save the union and maintain slavery, he would:
“My paramount object in this struggle is to save the Union, and is not either to save or to destroy slavery. If I could save the Union without freeing any slave I would do it, and if I could save it by freeing all the slaves I would do it; and if I could save it by freeing some and leaving others alone I would also do that. What I do about slavery, and the colored race, I do because I believe it helps to save the Union.”
As Mauch shows, the Lincolnian “revolution” — through the defeat of the South — removed the counterbalance to the growth in Federal and national managerial power. The 14th Amendment, passed illegally without the requisite number of states approving it, opened the door in the 20th century to the wide-open doctrine of “incorporation,” that is, applying all types of radical and unthinkable (to the Founders) legislation to the States, when even the drafters of that amendment did not foresee such a process. One such result, clearly NOT foreseen, is the present state of affairs that permits an illegal immigrant, non-citizen female to simply cross the Rio Grande River and have a child on this side of the border and, there you have it, a new “American citizen.” The 14th Amendment was directed to former slaves, and in no way to illegal immigrants. Clarification of this process is just one major item that needs to be addressed both by Congress and the Courts.
Mauch’s final chapters treat a number of the consequences of the Lincolnian revolution and the virtual abolition of the Founders’ Constitution. The Founders had written: “The Constitution shall be…the supreme Law of Land.” As he pleads with his readers, it is long past time for a counter-revolution and the recovery of what has been lost. Such will not be easy, certainly, but for the sake of our children and grandchildren it must be attempted.

May 21, 2015 NathanaelDTLyons Article, Featured, SLRC News This Constitution – New Book by SLRC Board Member May 21, 2015 NathanaelDTLyons...

Forgotten Past+Founding Documents eBooks+Federalist Papers+American Minute History+Essential: B.C. to Now Quotes+American Values
 Magna Carta:TimeLine Arbroath Declaration small speaker icon Scots Wha Hae History of: The US Bill of Rights Founders'+Constitution+Amendments
Send to Kindle

25 Most Recent Posts

Blog Archive

o'quotes & related videos

Mar 11, 2008 - "My friends, we live in the greatest nation in the history of the world.  I hope you'll join with me as we try to change it." -- B. Hussein Obama

animated burning question

sound or narration
Pledge of Allegiance

Gov't Off Our Backs
o'KGB?: "Remember..comrade, one day it will be your mission to destroy those bourgeoisie capitalist freedoms." small video camera image
o'mam: 'The Prettiest Sound On Earth At Sunset' is the Muslim call to prayer. small video camera image
o'anti-colonialist: imperfect..flawed..colonial small video camera image
o'Marxist: 'I sought out..the Marxist professors..' small video camera image
o'cap'n tax: 'Under my plan, energy costs will necessarily skyrocket..'
2008: o'bamacide's 'Culture of Death' "The first thing I'd do as President is sign the Freedom of Choice Act."
o'who?: 'We do not consider ourselves a Christian nation..' small video camera image
ø'commie: 'It's not surprising..they get bitter, they cling to guns or religion..' small video camera image
o'bamacide: 'doesn't want his daughters punished with a baby..mistake' (773)
2008: '..5 days away..fundamentally transforming the U.S. of America..' small video camera image
2008: 'Judge me by..whom I surround myself.'
2009: "Islam has a proud tradition of tolerance." Hussein Obama, Cairo, Egypt, June 4, 2009 small video camera image
2010: 'I am a muslim."
2012: 'If I had a son, he'd look like..' small video camera image
2012: o'stand down 'What difference does it make?, phony scandals, real dead peoplesmall symbol of a sound speaker
2013: 'Catholics and Protestants are divisive..'
o'der führer: '..reject..'voices' that warn of tyranny.'
2014: o'der leader 'That's the Good Thing as a President, I Can Do Whatever I Want.'

"The Rise and The Fall of Great Civilizations - From Apathy to Dependence to Slavery"
by 'The Corsons', John and Janice Corson (John is a member of the American Conservative Union and the Federalist Society.)

2nd Amendment: Safety and Training small books icons movie or video sound or narration Games/Diversions Reference and Reading small books icons movie or video
"Arm your self with the ballot, while you still have arms." -- rfh
773The 2012 Presidential Election:but not for many children! Read Facts as to Why not? & See contributor$ who benefit.
3 Images of Change: Hitler, Obama, Lenin Communism What is it?

Undercover FBI
View more.
Alan Keyes:

Right Then,
Right Now

au contraire

Return to this blog's 1st Page


Judica me, Deus, et discerne causam meam de gente non sancta.
Do me justice, O God, and distinguish my cause from the nation that is not holy.
- Psalms 43 KJV, 42 Douay Rheims

Stay up to date on Harrold's blog:

2nd Amendment TV (videos)
"The American Revolution would never have happened with gun control."
E.W. Jackson (R-Va)

May 18, 2013
    Alan Keyes, "He must be stopped or the United States will cease to exist."..."We are in the midst of the greatest crisis this nation has ever seen...chaos, and civil alleged usurper...destroying our borders...infanticide...this is insanity...we are claiming that a bankrupt government can save a bankrupt banking system...this is insanity.." (19Feb09)    
Alan Keyes:
video: source
Right Then & Right Now

Quotes |

BE HEARD: Contact Congress & the President -- Phone & Fax Numbers

Obamacare equals abortion and euthanasia
Ronald Reagan on We the people declare Independence from obama
"It is much more important to kill bad bills than to pass good ones."
-- Calvin Coolidge (1873-1933) 30th US President

Find Elected Officials
Enter ZIP Code: or Search by State
See Issues & Action
Select An Issue Area:
Contact The Media
Enter ZIP Code: or Search by State

Senators: State (.xml) (.htm) Senators: Name (.xml) (.htm) source: Effective Advocacy
image of man inside the Capital looking up at the rotunda Legislation Pending in Congress
Instant Congress Phone Number Lookup
Street number and name only:
Zip Code, 5 digits:
Call or fax your members of Congress today. small image of a telephone Just submit your street address and 5 digit zip above to get all their phone numbers. Get this free lookup for your site
(note: Any above political action questions are posed by the author of the "Instant .. Lookup" script.)
Contact the U.S. government and the Media
SENATORS: (toll) 202-225-3121

PRESIDENT: 202-456-1111 & 202-456-1414 & FAX: 202-456-2461
WH Legislative Affairs: 202-456-2230
All Federal Agencies via

Legislative status: Abortion updated information
Legislative status: Gun Owners
Legislative status of the Health Care bills: in the Senate & House
Live Debates: Senate & House + CSpan Congress, POTUS, other FED, BookTV & Wash. Journal
More Phone Numbers links:
Fax numbers & eMail Addresses: (facsimile/email)
Fax & phone #s to '' Congressional list:
• email Congress & W.H.: (
• write your Congressional representative:
All Governors, Senators, Representatives, Committees + Citizen Action Resources source: & alt: Elected Officials at email, call, write CongressTalk ShowsNewspapersNetworksLobbying GuideCurrent Action Items

Some Gov't News sources: PresidentialCabinetCongressSupreme CrtOther US Govt

Life - Susan B. Anthony List: SBA HomeElected OfficialsIssuesElectionMediaLegislative Alerts and UpdatesCurrent LegislationKey VotesCapitol Hill BasicsPolling: Electoral StrengthThe Other SidePolling: Pro-life TrendsPolling: Electoral StrengthLegislationOur PrioritiesTake ActionPollingPro-Life Women LeadersWinning [Endorsed] CandidatesNewsroom

From: | Current Legislation | Write Your Representative | Get Involved Locally | Write the Media | Register To Vote
Find your Congressman -
Find your Senator -
trust no one...not even yourself We're from the government and are here to help you. ...not even yourself
A Speaker GIF Image. My Sentiments: Soon, What We All (Are?) Will Be Doing. (benddown.wav, 47kb) A Speaker GIF Image.
Badges? speaker gif  (89kb) Voice of: Alfonso Bedoya Evans Law of Inadequate Paranoia: "No matter how bad you think something is, when you look into it, it's always worse." -- M. Stanton Evans, author "Black Listed by History, The Untold Story of Senator Joseph McCarthy" (published 2007) source: Glenn Beck TV show, Th.24Jun10 interview ( of Occupy protesters arrested counter
Tea Party Arrests=0

Now the U.S. Owes $145+ Trillion Dollars! (16Dec13) Up daily since o'tax'n spend was elected!

"The American Republic will endure, until politicians realize they can bribe the people with their own money."
-- Alexis de Tocqueville [Alexis Charles Henri Maurice Clerel, le Comte de Tocqueville] (1805-1859) French historian
The U.S. Deficit in 2007 was $9,007,653,372,262.48
The federal government has accumulated more new debt -- $3.22 trillion ($3,220,103,625,307.29) — during the tenure of the 111th Congress than it did during the first 100 Congresses combined, according to official debt figures published by the U.S. Treasury." -- By Terence P. Jeffrey, (Read The Full Story)
Click Here for videos, graphs, movie & U.S. National Debt totals.
3 years ago: The Debt ~ $125T+! Then Obama:  Up $22T+ in only 3 years! $22T to $26T+ by 2015!  Since November 2011 to January 2013 he has added $2 Trillion to the deficit!  States' Unfunded: $3.2T+! • (Dec10) From Jan'09 the deficit: $10.2T→$14.6T up $4.3T/42%! -- Federal unfunded liabilities total $84 trillion .. equal to 5.7 percent of the present value of all future GDP, which translates into about 31 percent of the long run federal revenue estimate,” the report states.  “Thus federal revenues would have to rise immediately and permanently to 24.1 percent of GDP to cover the fiscal imbalance.” (source:
Federal obligations exceed world GDP! Is the US Gov't Bankrupt?Unfunded a myth?
Deficit: $ national debt Totals Source: http://www.usdebtclock.orgUnfunded Liabilities: $ 123,308,588,718,662.98 (4Feb14)
Many Americans actually pay $1 out of ever $2 earned to some form of tax while ~50% of people pay no taxes!  Do you pay your bills?  The Fed takes $3 in and spends $5.  Debt per citizen: $51,985 - Debt per taxpayer: $142,513! (13Dec12)
Also, see the blog videos below at
What were you doing in the last hour while the U.S. Gov't spent $188 Million Dollars of our money!  (Every Hour, Every Day!) (Apr11)   In 8 years, President Bush added $5 trillion to the national debt; President Obama, according to a revised Dec11 GAO report, added $4T+ to the U.S. deficit in 2011 alone!  The GAO estimates the deficit, including o'scamcare & mandates, may grow from $15T+ to over $26T+!  UPDATE: A little-noticed event occurred at approximately midnight on Monday, October 31, 2011.  The National Debt exceeded the GDP!  Imagine what these numbers are going to be now that Obama is reelected! (src)
A trillion seconds pass in 31,688 years.  At $1/sec it would take 41,194 years just to pay off o'tax'n spend's new Feb12-Feb13 added debt - 538,696 years to pay only the national debt or 4,404,632 years to settle the debt+unfunded liabilities!

"Over the last four years our national debt has risen nearly $6 trillion, and just last week the debt topped an astounding $16 trillion.  To put that in perspective, $16 trillion is enough money to fund the US military, along with the military of every NATO country combined… for the next sixteen years!  Government spending is projected to hit $3.8 trillion this year alone.  Even after every tax dollar paid by Americans has been counted, the government will still overspend by another $1.13 trillion.  Every single second of the day our government spends over $12,000.  So in the time it takes you to read this article, roughly five minutes, our government has spent $3.6 million.  It take four seconds for the government to spend what the average American earns in an entire year."  (source: by Tim Phillips 17Sep12 at
    "Firearms stand next in importance to the Constitution itself.  They are the American people's liberty teeth and keystone under independence … From the hour the Pilgrims landed, to the present day, events, occurrences, and tendencies prove that to insure peace, security and happiness, the rifle and pistol are equally indispensable . . . the very atmosphere of firearms everywhere restrains evil interference – they deserve a place of honor with all that is good." -- George Washington
"The heart of the wise inclines to the right, but the heart of the fool to the left." (Ecclesiastes 10:2)
Bishop Sheen Audio Library small animated speaker "For ye suffer fools gladly, seeing ye yourselves are wise." [2 Cor 11:19] Psalm 109:8
"[W]e ought to deprecate the hazard attending ardent and susceptible minds, from being too strongly, and too early prepossessed in favor of other political systems, before they are capable of appreciating their own." -- George Washington, letter to the Commissioners of the District of Columbia, 1795
small animated speaker Fulton Sheen's "Talk to American Soldiers - The Centurions of Rome 'West Point' (alt src)
Bishop Sheen Radio small animated speaker
President Obama Job disapproval/approval (daily, interactive)
ElectionProjection dot com election results
+ Pre-6Nov12 Polls
Who Won Who Lost
(punctuation optional)
Thousands of Deadly Islamic Terror Attacks Since 9/11
     It has been suggested that o'who?, the clown, and 'those who surround him' are not the bumbling fools they appear to be.  Nor are they one of the 'Three Stooges' but rather are shrewd implementation/drivers and fellow-travelers of policies designed to disarm the citizenry & collapse the American economy.  Why?  o'nocchio's grandiose scheme to "fundamentally transform America" is more than simple campaign rhetoric as can be seen by his use of "enabling acts" to circumvent the Constitution of the United States.  As Ollie used to say, "Well, here's another nice mess you've gotten me into."



Music Playlist via

News Briefs: 2nd Amendment, Values, Life, & Muslim Terrorism

News via Google

News: 2nd Amendment Shooting Sports News » Gun Rights News Shooting Sports News » Ammunition News Shooting Sports News » Firearm News

It's a race against time.

"You need only reflect that one of the best ways to get yourself a reputation as a dangerous citizen these days is to go about repeating the very phrases which our founding fathers used in the great struggle for independence." -- Charles Austin Beard (1874-1948)

2nd, Founding, Traditional American Values, & ProLife Quotes:

Federalist and Anti-Federalist Papers

"If men were angels, no government would be necessary. If angels were to govern men, neither external nor internal controls on government would be necessary." -- James Madison, The Federalist No. 51, Independent Journal, Wednesday, February 6, 1788
Anti-Federalists and Federalists Papers
The Federalist Papers
Maintained by "Silent Calvin"
The Constitution Society
The Anti-Federalists' Papers
Maintained by Jon Roland of the Constitution Society at:
Search or the web -- Powered by FreeFind

Anti-Federalist Papers Entire site Entire web

When Men Were

When Men Were Men - "Scots Wha Hae" Battle of Bannockburn in 1314 Listen to the poem A Speaker GIF Image. "Scots Wha Hae"

Values:   "Scots Wha Hae"  1] poem lyrics..text of "Bruce before Bannockburn" also known as "Scots wha hae", written by Robert Burns
Robert Burns b.1759-d.1796, 8May1794, The Morning Chronicle)  1] "Supposed to be addressed by Bruce to his soldiers before the Battle of Bannockburn against Edward II."
Listen A Speaker GIF Image. to the poem "Scots Wha Hae" read by Doug Robertson [3m55s],  Music by Steve McDonald from 'Bannockburn' [Stone of Destiny]" (.mp3, 3.7MB)
• alternate A Speaker GIF Image. ScotWha2.ram Stream in Real Audio (rm, 3m55s) re [ Robert Bruce's March to Bannockburn, Robert I, the Bruce (1274-1329) also know as Robert the Bruce, "The Hammer of the Scots" ] plus A Speaker GIF Image. "Scots, wha hae Wi' Wallace Bled," (midi, Scottish Songs) & .midi sequenced with lyrics [src] ***
and A Speaker GIF Image. Scots Wha Hae (bagpipes) by the 48th Highlanders of Canada (7MB, .mp3, 3m14s)
and A Speaker GIF Image. Scots Wha Hae, bagpipes solo (1.3MB, .mp3, 1m22s)
and A Speaker GIF Image. Scots Wha Hae (2.7MB, .mp3, 3m4s; 'The Corries' ["Battle songs of Scotland", sung by Ronnie Browne solo] & A Speaker GIF Image. Scots Wha Hae with pipes (4.3MB, .mp3, 4m29s)
Material published on Harrold's blog is collected from email forwards, public articles, and my opines or those submitted by users.  I try to avoid copyrighted material.  If anything on this site has been copyrighted by you, please contact me so it can be removed or give you credit. -- Robert Harrold small envelope • cite info:
"As a nation we have been asleep for years.  Lulled by affluence and self-indulgent apathy, our collective awareness has grown dim.  This has created an opening for our enemies, one that may ultimately prove fatal.  This is the truth and what we do, or don't do, will determine the consequences, for better or worse.  It is time to decide." --
The Manhattan Declaration

Recent Visitors:

About Me

My Photo
El Centro, California, United States
mailto: Robert Harrold also dba AERC, El Centro, CA, US 92243

Judica me, Deus, et discerne causam meam de gente non sancta, ab homine iniquo et doloso erue me.
Do me justice, O God, and distinguish my cause from the nation that is not holy; rescue me from the deceitful and unjust man.
- Psalm 43 KJV, 42 Douay Rheims  (

There are certain universal truths.  There is right and wrong.  Life is, choice Isn't.  The 2nd Amendment is for you and me, not the government.

"We failed to react appropriately to them and, instead, displayed weakness.  And, the weak are always beaten."  ~~ Vladimir Putin

"We sleep safe in our beds because rough men stand ready in the night to visit violence on those who would do us harm." - George Orwell on a BBC broadcast, April 4, 1942

"An armed society is a polite society." -- Robert A. Heinlein (1907-1988) American writer

Before you sign anything, ask an Indian first.
Powered by Blogger.