Politically Speaking — January 3, 2023

Politics
January 3, 2023

News flash: The U.S. Marines are now considering gender-specific language. Yes, you read right. I had to double check and triple check, hoping I misunderstood.

I guess now it’s unacceptable in today’s new world to say, “Yes sir” or “No sir” or “No ma’am” or “Yes ma’am” to a commanding officer who earned that rank!

In my opinion, this is beyond the point of sheer stupidity. Is it the woke movement that’s the problem or is it the people that are walking around finding the woke movement unacceptable and not saying anything? While this new behavior is changing our country, in my opinion not for the better, we do nothing about it. However, let me go on record by saying, “I’m not accepting it!” There’s nothing wrong with showing respect to your fellow human beings.

The rest of the world has to be sitting back laughing at all this craziness. From Marines unable to say, “Yes sir” or “Yes ma’am,” to Biden’s Energy Secretary Sam Brinton stealing ladies’ luggage from terminals, to opening our borders and accepting illegals from 170 different countries, this country is being destroyed from within. But trust, it won’t be the first or last time. Some of the greatest empires that have ever existed have been destroyed from within by pure evil. To simplify things I guess we could just call everyone “Comrade.”

I do believe Napoleon Bonaparte said it best, “The world suffers a lot. Not because of the violence of bad people. But because of the silence of the good people.”

Moving on to the insanity of Biden’s $1.7 trillion Omnibus Bill. The Senate passed this ridiculous spending bill a week and a half ago. The final vote was 68–29 with 18 Republicans joining the Democrats. These Republicans voted for an awful bill filled with pork, rather than wait until January. They caved to the Democrats’ threats of being blamed for a government shutdown.

The bill included funding around immigration, emergency disaster, the military, and Ukraine. Before the Senate voted Trump slammed the bill, calling it a “disaster.” I totally agree with him.

The full list of Republicans that voted with the Democrats: Senator Roy Blunt (R-MO), John Boozman (R-AR), Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), Susan Collins (R-ME), John Cornyn (R-TX), Tom Cotton (R-AR), Lindsey Graham (R-SC), Jim Inhofe (R-OK), Mitch McConnell (R-KY), Jerry Moran (R-KS), Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), Robert Jones Portman (R-OH), Mitt Romney (R-UT), Mike Rounds (R-SD), Richard Shelby (R-AL), John Thune (R-SD), Roger Wicker (R-MS), Todd Young (R-IN).

So if the Republicans would have voted along party lines the final vote would have been 50 – 47.
The Democrats would have still gotten their insane spending fix, but what this really shows me is who are the members (RINOs) of the Uniparty, leading us to ruin.

Other insanity in the Omnibus Bill is listed below. Try not to laugh.

• $410 million for Border Security for Jordan, Lebanon and Egypt

• $200 million for gender equality and equality action fund

• $65 million for Pacific coastal salmon recovery

• $75 million to study “the domestic radicalization phenomena”

• $5 million to study the impact of culverts, roads and bridges on salmon population

• $36 million for an LGBTQ museum in New York

• $3 million for bee-friendly highways

My gosh, someone please put Biden back in his basement along with Obama, Harris, AOC, Chuck Schumer and the rest, along with the 18 Republicans that are going along with the Washington crazies and the wannabes like Pritzker.

Until next week.

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