Bob Owens

The saddest truth in politics is that people get the leaders they deserve

Archive for January, 2012

BOO-YAH: Issa threatens to hold Holder in contempt

It appears that it’s time to ratchet this up to eleven: The head of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee is threatening to hold Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt of Congress if he fails to comply with congressional subpoenas for documents. Holder has until Feb. 9 to comply. In a four-page letter to Holder, Committee […]

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House Oversight Dems run sham investigation in an attempt to save Holder

Nice try by Elijah Cummings, but no sale. The other operations were small-scale controlled buys done in conjunction with Mexican authorities. They were always designed to take out the straw purchasers, and they resulted in relatively quick arrests after a much smaller sample of weapons was transferred. Operation Fast and Furious was conducted after BATF […]

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I love the smell of BBQ’d hippie in the morning. It smells like… victory.

A lovely early evening palate cleanser from Ace finds a OWS protester who was ripping down police notices tased for resisting arrest (click the link for the backstory). Mild content warning for language, and squealing like a girl. Someone needs to inform these idiots that when a police officer  (or in this instance, two) physically try […]

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Occupy Oakland protestor murders parents in argument over his protesting

Add this to the long list of violent crimes committed by the President’s brown shirts: Officers returned that night and noticed charring on the car, parked in front of the house, as if someone had tried to set fire to it. Then they looked inside the automobile. Initially the son, whose name is being withheld […]

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Victoria’s Secret Service

Michelle “Antoinette” Obama apparently spent $50,000 in a lingerie shopping spree that had the Secret Service shut down part of Madison Avenue. $50 grand. On underwear. I guess the underpants gnomes were right. I can’t imagine why the First Lady didn’t have the media in tow for this spendfest like she did her staged trip […]

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