Bob Owens

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

Archive for October, 2013

A note on yesterday’s EBT debacle

As I’m sure most of you are aware, the Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) system in 17 states went down for a time yesterday, leading to no small amount of worry for those affected who rely upon the program to supplement their family’s dietary needs. Thanks to the modern social media technology, the worry became hysteria […]

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Electrical grid attack in Arkansas

Someone has been a bad boy. I’m not sure what the perpetrator is doing beyond what is described in the article that suggests he or she has ”‘above-average’ electrical skills.” Then again, FBI  assuredly isn’t telling CNN everything.

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Taking Washington back

I’m not sure who created the image (I swiped it from Matt Bracken’s Facebook page), but it certainly seems relevant today. We’re cursed with a President and Senate that seems determined to use the law (when it suits them), or ignore the law (when it suits them), or descend into outright criminality (when it suits […]

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It’s showtime.

Many (if not most) of you are familiar with Townhall and Hot Air. Well, they have a new Second Amendment site, called Bearing Arms. Want to guess who the new editor is?

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