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Vic Biorseth, Thursday, December 31, 2009
By now you all know how I feel about Sarah Palin; if not, go read all my comments after the Hatred of Palin page and then continue reading here.
I believe she is the best thing going for leadership of a restored Republican Party.
She is a proven executive, a conservative, an independent Republican, an extremely popular figure, a strong woman with solid, unshakable American moral standards, and there is absolutely nobody out there who knows more about energy and conservation than she does.
That's who Sarah Palin is.
So, who is this Star Parker person?
Some time back we attended the annual Dayton Right to Life fund raiser, and Star Parker was the featured speaker. Her presentation was exceptionally good; we both agreed it was an absolute knock-out. Star Parker has got to be one of the most dynamic, soul-stirring and motivational speakers we have ever heard, and we have heard the best.
She had several books there for sale, and I bought one, titled the White Ghetto, Star Parker, published by Nelson Current. Unfortunately, I didn’t get to get my copy signed and shake her hand, because the lines were quite long and we had to go. But then work, activity on this website and other issues took command of my attention and the book just laid around unread until recently. She didn’t strike me as a politically oriented person. A strong woman of conviction, a devout Christian, definitely a mover and a shaker, but, not a woman of political aspirations. However … I read Sarah’s Going Rogue, and something in it stirred my memory and pointed me back to some of Star Parker’s words.
Long story made short, I picked up Star’s book, couldn’t put it down, and just finished it. It’s the story of where we are going, and it is not to a good place. What we have all watched happening to our black community is exactly and precisely the same thing that is now happening to the rest of our whole community of America. “White” America is not that far behind black America in the slide down the slippery slope of degeneracy. We are degenerating as a culture, as a recognizable people, as a nation. The American black inner city ghetto is just showing the rest of us where we are all headed.
Star Parker is a perceptive woman who has diagnosed the social toxin, and who has the social antidote, and it is – morality, pure and simple. The simple morality born of the Judeo-Christian Ethos of which this nation was born and constituted.
Star Parker is saying all the things this Website has been saying from the beginning, only saying it better, in fewer words, and with greater clarity. She may not see herself as any sort of political candidate, but I do, you should, we need her more than she needs any high office, and we need to try to draft her or convince her to go where she can really make a difference, which is on the Republican ticket with Sarah Palin.
America needs to get moving in the direction these two ladies are already moving in, and what better way for that to happen than with them leading the way. They live and breath American Exceptionalism.
How could two such different ladies from two such wildly different backgrounds end up with such strikingly similar core values, economic principles and high moral standards?
Sarah was raised as a rugged individualist, tight family member, worker, earner, contributor, business-person, with the co-dependent twin senses of liberty and responsibility in the very Alaskan air she breathed, from birth.
Star is a former welfare-mom, abortionette, government-dependent, druggie, shoplifter and general all around ghetto low-life. She had a turning; an awakening; a recognition of Truth; an encounter with a decisive point that began to allow her to see a better way. It was The Way.
Sarah was raised in it, but Star came to it the hard way. She learned of it, sought it, and got it. She educated herself, even to advanced degrees, and now spends her strength motivating others to do likewise, and showing us all the sheer cliff that is straight ahead on our current cultural path.
Both have proved that they can git-r-done.
Those of us ordinary citizens who love America are so pissed off at the status-quo and at the very notion of “professional” politicians and “experienced” politicians that this combination could not only win, but win big. We have a rogue Alaskan governor who ran for VP, and a politically-inexperienced academic, fire-brand moralist and motivational speaker, both of whom know what none of their political opponents and damned few of their political contemporaries know, and that is, quite simply, right from wrong.
The same sense of telling right from wrong that animated the founders, that formed the basis of our Constitution and the foundation for our civil law, and that animates Christians and Jews all over the world. It is the sense of telling right from wrong that came out of Western Civilization and the long, long tradition that culminated in America. All of that is lost on the Marxist opposition. They don’t know right from wrong.
We have economic problems, yes. And we have ecological problems, yes. And we have energy problems, and we have enemy problems, and we have problems of revolutionaries within our borders, and we have problems with our borders, and we have problems with Islam, and we have problems with education, and we have problems with apathy, and the list goes on. But there is one American problem that tops them all, and relates to every other problem.
It’s the morality, stupid.
The current sitting government contributes to and enflames each and every major problem we face in America and makes it worse instead of better. At the root, the current sitting government is so immoral as to be labeled evil. They love and promote sodomy and public faggotry, they love and promote medically unnecessary abortion on a massive scale, and they are so deeply mired in illegal political shenanigans and un-constitutional politics that they can’t see past the next payoff or kickback or promised political appointment.
The Marxocrat Party, and the Courts they own, and our leading academics, and the intellectual elites, and the show-biz personalities and celebrities, and the SLIMC1 , all, absolutely despise us and they despise our religion, and they despise our morality, and they seek to suppress it, and they seek to suppress us.
Just look at what they’re trying to do to Sarah. Look at what Saturday Night Live does to her; look at the latest Doonsbury cartoons of her. She represents us. It is the vast American Middle Class that they so despise and that they so viciously attack. It is the very idea of how we live our lives and how we interact that they so despise, and that they intend to destroy. It is the American Ideal itself.
It is the correct way to live a traditional Judeo-Christian life in America that they fear and hate and treat with contempt and seek to destroy.
Sarah and Star are both so young that they could lead us in right paths for eight years, switch places, and lead us for eight more. The path to that possibility begins when we remember in November of 2010, and we begin to throw the Marxist bastards out of American political office.
Maybe one or the other may not agree; but I can dream, and I can hope, and I can pray. This I know: America isn’t going to improve without fasting and prayer and a major turning of her people.
Pray for America, and remember in November.
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Date: Tue Feb 09 22:32:48 2010
Again, on another topic, you’re dreaming. First, Palin can’t win because nobody in their right mind is going to take her seriously. Second, despite any wishful thinking, Parker is not going to garner the black vote. Third, the two of them together are not going to deliver the women’s vote. We need some serious candidates here, not just moralists and unrealistic day dreamers.
Date: Wed Feb 10 06:14:57 2010
From: Vic Biorseth
Well then, if what you say is true, the Marxist Democrat Party and the Marxist SLIMC1 must not be in their right minds, because they are definitely taking Sarah Palin seriously. They can’t get her out of their heads or out of their headlines. They attack her day and night, on frivolous things. They are telling the world who they fear the most, and it is Sarah Palin. With good cause. If she runs as a Republican, she will get the nomination; there is nobody more solidly in the people’s corner, and the people know it. If she gets the nomination, she will win the Presidency, because there is no Democrat alive who can stand against her in a fair American political contest.
To hell with the black vote. The so-called black vote will not go for a conservative black anyway. What is needed is the thinking vote. To hell with the women’s vote. The radical “women’s vote” will not go for a conservative woman anyway. What America needs is a pro-Constitution vote, and the American voters know it. What we need is no compromise conservative candidates
There is nothing unrealistic that these two capable women bring to the table. The American people are so pissed, and Sarah is now so popular, that she doesn’t need to carefully select a running mate who can deliver certain states or regions or voting blocks. It’s gone too far in the wrong direction for that old necessity to be valid. What is needed is a total change, so the running mate should be someone who will commit to a return to Constitutional America, period.
The fact that both candidates would be women would be a nose-tweak to the Lefties and nothing more. The fact that one of them is a black would be a nose-tweak to so called “black leadership” and nothing more. The fact is nobody who loves America as she was is going to particularly give a damn about the sex or race of the candidates. What we are enraged about is the damage being done to our Constitution and our nation.
We don’t need the feminist vote, or the black vote, or the Marxist vote, or the Hispanic vote, or the homo vote, or the abortionist vote, or the porno vote, or the union vote, or the Keynesian vote, or the NEA vote, or the ACORN vote, or the lawyer’s vote, or the vote of any of the fragmentary groups currently in the Democrat “Big Tent.”
We need moral decisiveness.
What America needs is, one, a return to decency, and two, a return to government of the people, by the people and for the people. That means decisive, committed leadership; that combined with passage of the Fair Tax should begin to turn America back into the wind and in the right direction.
Date: Sun Aug 21 19:30:40 2011
From: F. I. Trooper
Location: La Crosse, Wisconsin, U. S. A.
Here's an interesting article regarding the hatred for Palin that some have expressed. It is from Janet Morana, Executive Director, Priests for Life and Co-Founder of the Silent No More Awareness Campaign. The Attacks Aren’t Because Palin Is Pro-Life… by Janet Morana (See response below; Vic)
Date: Mon Aug 22 06:31:32 2011
From: Vic Biorseth
F. I. Trooper:
All the nay-sayers and detractors of Sarah could be in for a surpise – I sincerely hope. I love the way so many “conservative” commentators say, in the same breath, how Sarah is all washed up because “The Press” has done her in, and, how they would never, never allow “The Press” to pick their conservative candidate for them.
Sarah seems to be toying with The Press these days; they are tripping over each other just trying to keep up with her, predict where she’s going, and get set up for it, and then rush somewhere else because she doesn’t ever do the predictable. They’ve been reduced from journalists to mere celebrity-chasing paparazzi. By their own choice. I love it.
If she announces, “The Press” will be thrown into a frothy foaming flummox. While I do like Alan West and Herman Cain, I am holding out hope for a strong Tea Party, two-woman ticket, and I remain convinced, politically speaking, that Sarah Palin could kick Democrat ass so hard it would beg for mercy and cry for mama. And then, after a resounding victory, she would begin to turn the Republican Party into something worthy of the name it got under President Lincoln.
Date: Mon Aug 22 22:14:21 2011
Location: Charllottsville, VA
You hit the nail on the head – most commentators say that Palin has been irreparably damaged by the press, and then they say that they would never let the press pick their candidate for them. They have already let the press pick their candidate for them, or at least they have already let the press eliminate a good candidate for them.
What about Michelle Bachman? Don’t you think she would be a stronger candidate than Parker?
Date: Tue Aug 23 05:58:20 2012
From: Vic Biorseth
Right you are. But what a lot of “conservative” commentators have not yet recognized is this: Today, no one with half a brain is paying any attention to “The Press” any more. The SLIMC1 is now so recognized and so discredited as to be nearly ineffective. People are turning to talk radio and the internet.
Go to http://web.gbtv.com, register, and begin watching TV on your computer, Ipad or whatever. It’s cheap, and well worth it. Turn off the crap, and get into restoring your country.
Re Michelle Bachman, the fact is I like her more than any man who is running; I just like Sarah and Star more. I think they are a little more adept at debate, where they have the aggressive potential of bulldogs and the command of the language required to drive points home. I particularly like Michelle because she keeps proving to be a stalwart champion of the Tea Party and therefore of the Constitution – not just a supporter, but a champion, which is the sort of candidate America needs. I am very happy to see multiple good candidates out there in our corner of the ring. What we need as a Republican candidate for President is a candidate who absolutely will not compromise on our Constitution. Finally. If they might be required to swear an oath of office to defend it, then they should not ever be willing to compromise on any little part of it.
Again, regarding “conservative” commentators and “The Press” – The SLIMC1 is dead; long live the internet.
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Vic has Iron Weights for sale; Mama says they have to go. Lots of iron weights for sale; all have to go at once, in one sale.
The challenge describes Capitalism as illusory and Marxism as solid. The mixture of religion just adds to the confusion of all good realists.
Indifferentism and Moral Relativism eats away at Catholic Culture. Catholicism stands against Indifferentism. Where do you stand?
My poor old truck is again starting to look like a poor old truck. After half-a-million miles, we're now approaching another decision time; another paint job, or a new truck.
Battle Line: Where the advancing secular army meets Judaeo-Christian moral norms. The Secular Position (or Agenda) involves Proactive, Aggressive Anti-Theism, and not merely "neutral" Atheism.
A return to the American Ideal means a severe reduction in Government. To return to positive growth and progress means, necessarily, purging our nation from all Marxist-Socialist philosophical influence and a return to the American Ideal.
Why this hatred of Palin? What galls modern women of the Left about Sarah Palin? The blind hatred of Palin we’re seeing expressed is not merely because of hatred and intolerance of the pro-life religious moral standard.
A Palin Parker Ticket? My Dream Candidates for 2012. Why a Palin Parker ticket is better than any professional politician Republican ticket you can come up with for 2012.
Elitism Vs Palinism: Why the Left and the Elites Loath and Fear Sarah Palin. It isn’t just Marxism Vs Palinism; it’s also established intellectual elitism vs Palinism. The elite need someone to look down upon.
How is it that opposing amnesty for millions of illegal aliens is "arrogant"? If my pro-Catholic, pro-American, anti-alternative-ethos position is "arrogant," then, exactly what is the position of those who claim superiority or even equality with it?
Here we see Bush family class captured in a simple private citizen’s photo. George W. (and Mrs.) Bush quietly demonstrate Bush family class without hoopla or fanfare.
Marxists love crisis, and they love an oil spill crisis most of all. Marxists even create and drive crisis. Their favorite crisis of all must be the Oil Spill Crisis, which is even better than a Banking Crisis.
American Military Assault Weapons originally intended in the 2nd Amendment. To miss the point of the 2nd Amendment is to miss the point of the whole Constitution.
For God and Country – More Thoughts on America, and on National Existence. For God and Country: Comparisons of martyrdom and heroism, Sovereign Nationhood Vs. Internationalism, distinct people-hood Vs. the Global Village, and Godliness Vs. godlessness.
The Godless Left leads the young and naive to their utopian Hell. For an honest comparison of the effects on youth, we need to look to the history of the Godless Left versus the Religious Right.
The Rabbi Meir Kahane Open Letter to the World is a must read. No decent world history course is complete without the Rabbi Meir Kahane Open Letter to the World.
Aleksandr I.Solzhenitsyn warns the American Worker and American organized labor. Solzhenitsyn speaks to us as a worker from the “Worker’s Paradise” of Communism; words of warning for all who understand the meaning of the word Liberty.
World Revolution returns with a vengeance: the rebirth of Marxism. Marxist world revolution returns, and faces far less opposition than in 1848 or the period between the Great Wars.
Our argument against public despair, hopelessness and pessimism re the future. Despair is a mortal sin, the opposite of the virtue of hope; it is a sin unto the death of the soul, a repudiation and rejection of God’s grace.
On Threats to America's National Existence. A look at the nature of our national existence, what makes us America, physical threats to that, and the possibility of just going out of existence.
On the ethics of language: English dictionary Vs. Political-Correctness taboos. Language evolves, yet morals are (or should be) fixed. This poses questions re the ethics of language.
Thinking Catholic direction: threats to America, Church, Ethos, even History. The Thinking Catholic Direction is multi-faceted, facing threats to American National Existence, Catholic Liturgy, our common Guiding Ethos - emphasis changes to meet the threat of the moment.
Catholics learn and practice Glossalalia, in the Life In The Spirit seminars. Life in the Spirit seminars, fueling the Catholic Charismatic renewal, bring tongue-speaking "Glossalalia" and being "Slain in the Spirit", into Catholicism.
The website is going on hold for at least the next five weeks. Business calls, and I must respond. Will be traveling, and not taking the laptop this time.
Current Website Status. Still too busy for individual responses to questions, comments & criticisms.
Our 2006 Ohio Voter Guide. The choices are quite clear, and the 2006 Ohio Voter Guide was easy to produce
On carrying my Lord, Jesus Christ, in my pocket. As a Eucharistic Minister, I am on occasion carrying the Lord Jesus in my pocket. It's a wondrous thing.
A 2006 Christmas and Hanukkah wish. May the Holy Days we celebrate remind us all of who we are, and how we are different from other peoples.
Current Democratic Party platform reveals anti-Semitic streak among Liberals. In their voting, their speechifying, and in the slant of their controlled mainstream media reporting, the current Democratic Party Platform is made clear to all observers.
The "Left", and The DaVinci Code, The Passion, and Cartoons of Mohammed. You can tell a lot about a movement by its public words. The Passion? "Unreservedly Bad." The DaVinci Code? "Unreservedly Good." Anything to do with Islam? "No Comment."
Who's driving the Health Care bus? Health insurance companies grading doctors? Health insurance companies grading doctors: a legitimized conflict of interest. A preparatory step toward the nationalization of the health insurance industry?
On the forced use of medical boiler plate language rather than simple notes. The "little dictators" from insurance companies and government bureaucracies force MDs to use stilted, verbose, medical boiler plate language in their own documentation.
Home For Christmas 2008. Website Getting Active Again.
Hydrogen power could be, and should be, the wave of our automotive future.Any move toward hydrogen power is a move toward a cleaner and more efficient fuel, and away from our dangerous dependency on oil.
Thoughts in remembrance of 09/11/2001, five years later. The changing shape of the war, the changing shape of the enemy.
The Jewish Shabbat. Description of Jewish Shabbat (Sabbath) from my Holy Land item supplier.
Kerry lies again, and then lies about his lies, in concert with the SLIMC.There he goes again! Kerry lies again and again about American servicemen and veterans; he just can't help himself.
Kerry's Lies: The Old, Vietnam-Era Anti-War Chickens are Comming Home to Roost. POW Lawsuit Could Force Kerry To Come Clean - by George "Bud" Day, Chairman, Vietnam Veterans Legacy Foundation.
What's going on with Mel Gibson? Is he really an anti-Semite?I am surprised that Mel Gibson is an alcolholic. But I am never surprised at any words that come out of the mouth of any drunk.
Still Worrying Over NuVo Consequences. The Holidays have gone by, several days have passed, and the SANE NuVo Initiative still stands pat.
The Dem's October Surprise involves another flip-flop of their public "standard" The clearly pro-sodomy Party that openly seeks the "Gay" vote goes Victorian for another pre-election October Surprise ploy.
Some Problems with NuVo: the so-called Null-Vote Initiative. A "philosophical" movement aimed at keeping religious conservatives from voting? Seriously? Let me state my problems with NuVo.
Come, let us sit and reason together. Jews and Christians of various stripe and spot can say to each other, 'Come, let us sit and reason together.' But we can't do that with the Moslems.
Regarding SANE works dropping NuVo: Nul Vote Initiative dies with a whimper. If you can't really present a good argument, sit down. On SANE Works dropping the NuVo Initiative: a program that works hard to SOUND pro-American while ACTING to oppose American National Existence.
Even experts grossly underestimate the Marxist zeal of the American Left. The sharp Left turn happened in the Hoover-FDR era, and the Marxism of the American Left has been deepening ever since.
Thinking American, in a nutshell: When one has lots to say, but time is limited. The older I get, the busier I get. Answering multiple questions as a thinking American, but in a hurry.
"We are an Easter People, and Hallelujah is our Song." (John Paul the Great). Our absolutely unique and singular Easter story, and the incredible force with which it struck human history.
Witnessing, grieving and weeping for our dieing culture. What might it take to call a whole people back from the brink of cultural death?
If we have an inherent right to something, then, who must supply it? Rights and Responsibilities exist in paired sets; a right does not exist in the absence of a related responsibility. If indeed we have a right to our job, then, someone must provide it. Who?
So how come we have all these homeless people if our system is so great? The strong "Utopian Idealist" firmly believes that absolute worldly perfection is actually possible. Therefore, there should never be any such thing as a hungry or homeless person.
Taking a look at Illegal Immigration and Tax Problem solutions. In our view, the minimum wage and income tax have outlived their usefulness, and only contribute to the illegal alien problem.
First journal / blog entries when the thinking catolic blog first opened up. Notes to readers about what I was doing.
On-going WebSite work and planned WebPages as of 09/07/2006 Adding items to book store.
Vic's busted finger status - life goes on. Another busted finger status report, since the original one rolled off of the 50-entry BLOG update records.
Website Status as of 02/05/2009. No more Bookstore; no more Contact Me; no more complexity.
Website Status 03-09-2009. Just a note to bring you up to date on website status 03-09-2009.
Website Status 04/06/2009. Busy driving daily now; most website work will be weekend and as available.
The Plastic Bags and Eco Doom theory: will plastic bags end life as we know it? Plastic Bag and Eco Doom predictions tell us that plastic grocery and garbage bags will still be buried in the land fills and dumps a thousand years from now. Well … so what?
Farewell Smokey Biorseth; Rest In Peace. Hello Coal Biorseth; Welcome Home. As we were laying our beloved Smokey Biorseth to rest in his grave beside the lilies, a carbon-copy of Smokey, in younger form, emerged from the lilies.
Honky Biorseth really runs this house. If you want to know what's in any cabinet in the house, just ask Honky Biorseth.
Kill the illegal alien marketplace, and illegal aliens will leave on their own. Why should we "imagine" life with no Mexico? Shouldn't the Mexicans be trying to imagine life without the USA?
More Marxist infiltration of higher education. Public school and the media are not the only places dominated by Marxist thought; even Catholic institutions are infected.
Of Families and Fortunes, and Inheritance Vs. Redistribution. Families and Fortunes are despised by Marxists, because Marxism demonizes the family, demonizes fortunes, and even demonizes profit.
Website Status Update 11/09/10 Just a Website status update; where we are and where we’re going.
Regarding the 2010 Tax Deal Pledge Breaker: Pledge? What Pledge? How can Republican deal makers even face us? We need to hang a Tea Party target on all professional politicians for 2012.
Pray for peace in Jerusalem, and for deliverance of Israel from harm. To pray for peace in Jerusalem is to pray for deliverance from Obama.
A tale of Promised Financial Melt-Down Debt Ceiling Nonsense and Happy Marxists. Everyone, on both sides, believes the Debt Ceiling Nonsense. Why?
God and Nature: on the Nature of Things, established by the Creator of Things. God and Nature: on man’s Perversion of the Nature of Things, even with the best of intentions.
Our Ohio voter Guide for the 2012 Election. The 2l012 Ohio Voter Guide – The Choices Have Never Been Clearer, or more critical.
Evangelization enters the animal kingdom with the first bear prayer. It is fitting that the first bear prayer would be a prayer of thanksgiving.
Is the Internet down in Lithuania? Sudden loss of Lithuanian traffic suggests the internet is down in Lithuania.
The rise of the Femi Nazi Green Beret, and the decline of military victory. The first Femi Nazi Green Beret will be awarded out of fairness, not excellence.
Food Insurance: Is this stuff really any good? All of us conspiracy-theorizing, global-calamity doomsday-preppers need their Food Insurance.
We just had to try to do Robert Irvine's Plastic Wrapped Baby Back Ribs. Put plastic wrapped baby back ribs in the oven? What? Are you nuts?
Thoughts on the first Eucharist, established by the Last Supper. The first Eucharist was recognized by the Apostles for what it was on that holiest Holy Thursday.
Get behind these Tea Party Candidates. The Constitution is not going to be restored to legal preeminence unless we replace leadership incumbents of BOTH PARTIES.
Ecce homo; Behold the man. Ecce Homo. Behold the Innocent Lamb, who takes away the sins of the world.
When your system slows down or hangs, it's time for a Total System Reboot. America, the World, and even the Catholic Church may need a Total System Reboot.
"We belong to the Church militant; and She is militant because on earth the powers of darkness are ever restless to encompass Her destruction. Not only in the far-off centuries of the early Church, but down through the ages and in this our day, the enemies of God and Christian civilization make bold to attack the Creator’s supreme dominion and sacrosanct human rights.”--Pope Pius XII
"It is not lawful to take the things of others to give to the poor. It is a sin worthy of punishment, not an act deserving a reward, to give away what belongs to others."--St. Francis of Assisi
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