Author Archives: RaulYbarra

Twitter opposes censorship now. Go Figure?

I’m not really sure what to say to this one. Ok … except that this reminds me of that scene in 1984 where there is a rally in Oceania and the enemy suddenly shifts from Eurasia to Eastasia.  It happens … Continue reading

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The Single Biggest Mistakes Progressives and Democrats Are Making

Watching the feeding frenzy through the last week going after Trump is really driving home just how out of touch the hard left really is.  I keep hearing terms like “Trumpism” or the “Trump movement” being talked about.  More importantly, … Continue reading

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The Elements of a Coup

I’ve heard a lot of comments on “coups” recently from all sides.  I’ll admit I’m running from memory that is rather old, but if I remember, this is what pretty much defines authoritarian coups. Take advantage of, or create, a … Continue reading

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General thoughts on the resurgence and management of COVID-19

Ok. Here’s the deal. I said back in April, it doesn’t matter if the virus fades. There WILL be a resurge. At the end of the day, you’re not going to beat evolution/natural selection. Population medicine is not a pretty … Continue reading

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Why this clinical scientist opposes masks

Why don’t I wear a mask?  Or when I do, it’s a folded chiffon scarf? This answer is a bit long. It’s not a matter of political position, but clinical efficacy.  It’s also not a new debate.  I’ve found references … Continue reading

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More bad ideas from The Week

The Week has one of the worst ideas of the day:  William Barr is in contempt. Congress should send him to jail.  Well, it’s not just their idea.  It seems to be catching on with the AOC left. There’s reasons that … Continue reading

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Thoughts on the word “Outdated.”

“The Electoral College is outdated.” “The Second Amendment is outdated.” We’re even starting to hear, “The First Amendment is outdated.” Isn’t it odd that the definition of “outdated” is anything that stands in the way of progressive socialism? I’m more … Continue reading

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A Solution for Youth Violence

There really is a relatively easy solution to the problem. One that is right on many levels. A common sense way. We need to ban anyone under age 21 from marching or protesting and any efforts to advocate for the … Continue reading

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Kurt Schlichter’s Latest Gun Control Commentary at Townhall

Kurt’s latest commentary – Thoughts and Prayers for Anti-Gun Freaks Grieving Over Death of The Narrative – is an absolute must-read.  It doesn’t happen often, but Kurt left out some very important and relevant facts to this topic. In the last … Continue reading

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Understanding the Conservative Lefty

I’ve gotten a few instances of the “Who are you to say …” type of challenges, here and elsewhere.  I’ve noted in the past – i.e. the “About” page, a bit about me and my worldview.  However, I’ve yet to … Continue reading

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