Live the Party Life

1/29/2017
"But, but we lost an election and the government is doing things I don't agree with!" I just adore the far Progressive Left.  Donald Trump was elected President of the United States with a convincing...
1/29/2017
The Hollywood Reporter broke a Jan. 25 story which said that Michael Bay will produce an anti-Trump movie that also portrays China in a positive light. This is interesting news because it provides a p...
1/28/2017
For some reason, I assume it was the impending March for Life or to support the Women's March (also known as The March Because Social Justice Warriors Hate Donald Trump, it had very little to do with ...
1/28/2017
Just when I think it might be possible to rescind my call for Xanax in the national water supply, something else happens. Now it's hyped up outrage over an Executive Order signed by President Trump to...
1/27/2017
Well, actually there's two. The first is what I will call Trump Derangement Syndrome (TDS). This syndrome has affected a segment of the movement formerly known as Never Trump and virtually everyone th...
1/27/2017
If you read my writing, follow me on social media or listen The Loftus Party the podcast I am on, you have heard me say I am really too tired to get outraged very often. I prefer to point and laugh an...
1/26/2017

Torture is back in the news with media reporting that the Trump administration created a draft executive order that discussed reviewing intelligence practices, including so-called torture. And while t...

1/25/2017

Unfortunate; a word here which means “unlucky,” “marked by bad fortune,” or “what it would be to not see Netflix’s new family original, A Series of Unfortunate Events. In the spirit of this delightful...

1/21/2017
Sometime between Randy Rhoads’ death and the time Ozzy Osbourne checked himself into rehab, I had the pleasure of seeing Ozzy live. At the time there were only two albums, Diary of a Madman and Blizza...
1/20/2017
So today, the Internet is exploding with people both bemoaning and celebrating the inauguration of the 45th President of the United States, Donald Trump. I honestly don’t care who anyone voted for, bu...
1/20/2017
"Winning isn't everything. It's the ONLY thing." ~ Red Sanders And it's true. Winning is everything, especially in politics. Winning means power, influence, decision-making, policy creation, bully pu...
1/19/2017
[caption id="attachment_5792" align="alignright" width="300"] Let's think about politics like scientists.[/caption] A lot of my Left friends are terrified of the upcoming Trump presidency. Some were ...
1/19/2017
Following the Inauguration of President Donald J. Trump, I want to give Progressives and dejected Democrats something to hold on to. There is a light at the end of the tunnel and they can live in the ...
1/19/2017

Al Franken created quite a stir in room 366 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building during Governor Rick Perry's  confirmation hearing for Secretary of Energy. When it was his turn to ask a question, Se...

1/19/2017

UPDATE (Feb. 9, 2017): Replaced YouTube video of Riverdale trailer. YouTube account owner of previous video of same trailer made that video private. American culture is bizarre, and one of the bizarr...

1/18/2017
Infamous alleged* terrorist, education (more like indoctrination) expert, and rich man who got rich running this country down while traveling the world telling people how awful we are, William Ayers, ...
1/18/2017
Aldrich Ames. Alger Hiss. Tokyo Rose. Robert Hanssen. Ana Montes. The Rosenbergs. These are but a few of the many convicted traitors and spies over the last hundred years who committed espionage again...
1/18/2017
The perception exists that race is still the topic most loaded with emotion and vitriol in this country today.  Just three days ago, Ross Kaminsky published an interesting piece in The American Specta...
1/18/2017
I saw Star Trek Beyond last weekend. My history with the Star Trek franchise isn’t unusual for someone my age (ahem): I had watched every one of the original series episodes at least a dozen times on ...
1/18/2017
They say you never really care about an issue until it effects you directly, and, yes, I think that’s true sometimes. For example, the First Lady’s “Let’s Move” healthy food program wasn’t even on my ...
1/13/2017
Yesterday morning there was much rejoicing. In a late night vote, the Senate passed a budget resolution that ordered the beginning of the process to repeal Obamacare. In other words, the Republican Se...
1/13/2017
Hollywood Liberals are having a true crisis. Having failed to influence the Electors to pick a candidate they would prefer with a gag worthy and arrogant video, they are now grasping at straws. Meryl ...
1/11/2017
It's really been an amazing 24 hours. The standard bearer of the Progressive movement, who also happens to be finishing his second term as President, gave a farewell address in Chicago replete with mu...
1/11/2017
The social media world moves pretty fast, and by now no one cares what was uttered by any one celebrity at any given self-congratulatory award show. There are new insignificant things to fight about o...
1/11/2017
What is conservatism? Sen Ben Sasse (R-NE) recently and famously responded to this question in a way that a synopsis here wouldn't do justice. Please watch it here: [embed]https://www.youtube.com/wat...
1/11/2017
One of the things adults tell kids is to work hard in school and to get good grades. We tell kids to try their hardest to achieve all they can. But this is bad advice. Instead, we should encourage chi...
1/9/2017
Boycotts are ridiculous except when they’re not. How do you explain not wanting to see Florence Foster Jenkins because Meryl Streep gave a stupid anti-Trump speech at the Golden Globes? Do you really ...
1/9/2017
Like thousands of Americans, I decided to tune in to last night's Golden Globes. Like a few hundred conservatives, I watched with scrutiny as a bunch of drunk Hollywood elites pretended not to be as t...
1/9/2017

Citizen Soldier is a documentary on a 2011 deployment to Afghanistan by soldiers from the Oklahoma Army National Guard 45th Infantry Brigade Combat Team (IBCT). It’s an excellent look at how reserve c...

1/8/2017
Kids started back to school in Oklahoma City on Tuesday. For teachers this is usually accompanied by worry. They worry whether they can get the skills the students need met by the the end of the schoo...
1/8/2017
I got a little Polaroid Cube HD action camera for Christmas. I was pleased, because I needed a portable camera I can keep it in a purse, coat pocket or car if I need to snap some pictures or short vid...
1/8/2017
I spent a couple of weeks in France on a research mission that somehow managed to include eating very well, visiting famous landmarks and being harangued to buy five Chinese-made Eiffel Tower keyrings...
1/8/2017
Much has been written about coastal elites and their failure to understand the concerns of "real Americans" as a reason for the outcome of the 2016 Presidential race. Since the election, this chasm ha...
1/6/2017
China is the biggest national security threat to the United States of America. And the U.S. government gave it the ability to target me when it allowed the Chinese to infiltrate the computer networks ...
1/5/2017
I make fun of progressives getting triggered. A LOT. In my politically conservative view, someone is triggered when any viewpoint that is shared and followed by the left is challenged, usually with re...
12/29/2016
Superhuman abilities are emerging, and they will become more pronounced and widespread in the future. Advances in research and development are such that civilian and military leaders are now discussin...
12/28/2016
People die. Except Keith Richards, but I'm convinced he's not people and that's a story for another post. But yes, people die. This year, millions did - over 55 million, worldwide. It seems that a la...
12/28/2016
Villains are tortured souls, somehow wronged years ago (often in childhood) and they only turned to evildoing because of that pain … or so the modern storyteller portrays them. This is wrong. Villains...
12/27/2016

American troops have fought and died in Afghanistan for 15 years under a strategy designed to give Afghans a safe and free nation. And because of this, the U.S. should deny Afghan Capt. Niloofar Rahma...

12/26/2016
Omniscience is a blessing and a curse. Those possessed with omniscience, to one degree or another, have the ability to see into the future, and make predictions. The ability to see the future is usual...
12/26/2016
In January, before the craziness of 2016 got going, I wrote post for GeekMom called "Bad Advice To Follow in 2016." It included this advice I sincerely hope everyone heeds in 2017: Enable a “junkie?”...
12/26/2016

The Quiet Man with John Wayne and Maureen O’Hara is one of the all-time great movies. Hollywood initially released it in 1952. It is fascinating to watch it today while considering the relationship be...

12/24/2016
American leaders and media continue claiming that Russian interference with the U.S. presidential election resulted in Donald Trump winning. Yet others are beginning to find problems with this accusat...
12/22/2016

AMC is promoting an upcoming series called, The Son, based on the novel by Philipp Meyer. And while it looks like it might have elements that could make it a hit, Pierce Brosnan’s Texas accent is goin...

12/22/2016
Rebooting (or remaking) old movies has been a trend for the past few years. People are divided on whether this is a good or bad thing. But here is the case for remaking some old films: Rebooting them ...
12/21/2016
Government officials and public leaders are claiming that Russia manipulated the 2016 presidential election so Donald Trump would defeat Hillary Clinton. And as they make this clam, it is important to...
12/20/2016
What makes the portrayal of young conservative Alex P. Keaton from the eighties show “Family Ties” or “30 Rock’s” Jack Donaghy so funny and Seth Meyers’ monologue and Stephen Colbert’s faux conservati...
12/20/2016
Poor Santa. Every Christmas season the man in the red suit in the magical North Pole workshops tends to gets dragged through the murky mud of reality, piety and cynicism. This year is no exception, as...
12/19/2016

Movie buffs who didn’t get enough trailer excitement today with the premier of the Blade Runner 2049 teaser can also geek out over the just-released full trailer for John Wick: Chapter 2. (Lionsgate M...

12/19/2016

Warner Brothers released the first teaser trailer for Blade Runner 2049. The forthcoming movie is a sequel to, Blade Runner, which was released in 1982 and starred Harrison Ford. Enjoy watching this ...