Archives for: "August 2008"

Thoughts on Sarah Palin

There are three things you can say for sure about Sarah Palin: 1) Her selection as John McCain's running mate was a huge surprise 2) She has less experience than any candidate on a major party ticket than anyone I can think of...maybe less than anyone… more »

Universal preschool: Worse than just a waste of taxpayer money

I offer for your enjoyment and education this excellent article by Lisa Snell of Reason in which she discusses the results of a new study about the (non-)impact of state-run pre-kindergarten programs. Please see More Evidence that Universal Preschool… more »

Ross on the radio today (Friday, 8/29)

For those of you who are interested and have the time, please tune in your radio or your web browser to listen as I guest host the Luke Shiltz Program on Newstalk 1310 KFKA in Greeley, Colorado this afternoon from 4 PM to 6 PM Mountain Time. I'll… more »

Immigrants' rights protest march in Denver

On Thursday, members of the Peoples Press Collective along with Hot Air's Jason Mattera caught up with a fairly large march of illegal aliens and their supporters marching to Denver's Lincoln Park. The park was led by Indian- or Aztec-style dancers… more »

Rossputin plays camera man

On Wednesday, I had the chance for a little DNC fun, acting as camera man for Hot Air's Jason Mattera who had dressed up for the day in an orange Guantanamo prisoner jumpsuit and walked around asking people to sign a petition demanding certain things… more »

The DNC Protester Circus

Those of you who read these pages will have seen the first few paragraphs before, but please read my latest article at Human Events about the communists, anarchists, environmental radicals, and just plain-old freaks surrounding the Democratic National… more »

Patting ourselves on the back

Matt Welch of Reason TV interviewed several members of the Peoples Press Collective on Tuesday in Denver's Civic Center Park. more »

Brief update on outside-DNC shenanigans

After a bit of a late start yesterday, I spent most of the afternoon with other members of the intrepid Peoples Press Collective, looking for activists and protesters who were particularly interesting. Hot Air's Jason Mattera did some great under-cover… more »

Will Alexi Giannoulias be Obama's next "not the man I knew"?

Last night, Illinois’ State Treasurer Alexi Giannoulias addressed the DNC, talking about his “friend and mentor”, Barack Obama, and calling for “a new type of leadership.” Giannoulias said that Obama has great integrity, yet the association between the… more »

Monday's sights around the DNC

I jumped into the middle of a protest march in downtown Denver on Monday morning, then spent some time in Civic Center Park, the main coordinating point for the various socialists, anarchists, communists, stoners, and morons who have descended on our… more »
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