Tag Archives: Oklahoma

Why Oklahoma is becoming such a miserable place to live.

Oklahoma is becoming an increasingly miserable place to live. I am increasingly of the opinion that the best way to help the poor in Oklahoma is to help them move to a different state. All it takes is a look … Continue reading

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The big picture on the income tax debate and the coming defenestration of the economic aristocracy.

It’s not an accident that abolition of the state income tax has come up at this juncture of history. Because of the economics of scarcity, and the on-going slide of our nation onto the ash heap of history, people understand … Continue reading

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All Hail Mary Queen of Lynch Mobs Fallin — The most ANTI-LIFE Governor in Oklahoma History

While out of state for the SW Liturgy Conference, news became public of the latest machination of the Republican regime in Oklahoma City.  By Order of Governor Mary Queen of Lynch Mobs Fallin herself herself, insurance companies may exclude coverage … Continue reading

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GOP agenda steals from the poor and middle class.

I had this letter to the editor published in the Oklahoman on April 10, 2011 (I am a bit behind this week, lol.) Congressional Republicans say they want a balanced budget, yet serious cuts to defense expenditures are conspicuously absent … Continue reading

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Setting the Republicans straight on health care.

Here in Oklahoma our Republican Governor and Legislature are in a tizzy, yea I say, a veritable plethora of tizzies, about health care, as in Obamacare they don’t want it.  They want a FREE MARKET in health care! There seems … Continue reading

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Mary Fallin is against health care reform. Big whoop.

Once again, we read today   that Governor-Elect Mary Fallin is AGAINST (health insurance mandate).  But all I see at her website, regarding what she is for, are some platitudes.  I am not looking foward to four years of hearing about … Continue reading

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Bob rants with hair AND beard on fire about Election 2010

First, for some proper mood music, click on this link and listen to “Do you hear the people sing” from the tenth anniversary concert of Les Miserables. One thing is certain about Tuesday’s election.  After its over, some combination of … Continue reading

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Scraping the bottom of the barrel.

It’s taken a couple of years. . . but this AM the news is in about the budget agreement. . . and it looks like the state of Oklahoma is finally reaching the bottom of its fiscal barrel.  To plug … Continue reading

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Oklahoma announces new financial meth high for roads.

Comes now the Oklahoma Department of Transportation, announcing the most giant ever super-stupendous financial methamphetamine high for road construction.  Not one word about a penny or two for mass transit or rail.  There does seem to be some money for … Continue reading

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Bashing the Oklahoma Constitution

Professor Spiropoulos’ rant against the Oklahoma Constitution (November 17, 2008, “Revisions Are Overdue“) is the latest attack by legal elitists on our state’s foundational document. The article is long on unsubstantiated generalities and short on substance. His basic message is … Continue reading

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