• California Got What They Deserve
    They made it clear they don’t want to be part of free America—and their citizens will either move or pay the price. In his 2016 novel, “People’s Republic,” Kurt Schlichter wrote about a possible dystopian future where America had split […]
  • America is No Longer a Free Country
    And our president is a dictator Growing up in New York, I have vivid memories of September 11, 2001: the tragic day that transformed America forever. I was four years old at the time, and I remember sitting in kindergarten […]
  • Why Conservatives Must Support Antitrust Laws
    The days of shilling for big business are gone forever I often think back to when I first became interested in politics ten years ago. I was in high school and the 2012 Presidential Election was heating up. It’s often […]
  • No One Messes with My Governor
    Ron DeSantis 1, Mainstream Media 0 The corporate news media is running scared. 60 Minutes, a half-century-old dinosaur of a network news program, bizarrely tried to manufacture a false “scandal” to bring down the increasingly popular and effective conservative Florida […]
  • Baseball is Going Woke but May Soon Go Broke
    A lifelong fan of the sport speaks out… It was all over the news last Friday – the political and sports media alike. In what was regarded as a bombshell decision, Major League Baseball announced they are moving this year’s […]
  • One Bill to Rule Us All
    Why H.R. 1, the Democrats’ proposed “voting reform” attempt, MUST be stopped at all costs Growing up, I was deeply fascinated by magic shows. Among my many favorite tricks was the simple yet baffling “coin out of the ear” gag. […]
  • America Does Not Have a Free Press Anymore
    And Biden’s pathetic excuse of a “news conference” shows just how far we’ve fallen. “It wasn’t worth the wait” is the understatement of the century. Last Thursday, a whole two months and five days after President Joe Biden was inaugurated, […]
  • The Congressmen Who Want to Control Us
    There’s an increasing number of these power-obsessed megalomaniacs in Washington. And they all seem to be “liberal” Democrats… One of my goals in life is to run for U.S. Congress. For the last ten years or so, I have dreamed […]
  • Left-Wing Media Gaslighting is Designed to Reprogram Voter Minds – What Can We Do About It?
    The mainstream media, much like the rest of America’s cultural institutions, tends to have a left-wing slant. However, some of the “objective journalists” go much further than a garden-variety liberal bias with their bizarre propaganda. While many of us on […]
  • Will Biden Represent the American People or Just Celebrities?
    In 2016, America elected a celebrity as president. Donald Trump was indeed the first commander-in-chief to enter office without any previous political or military experience. He instead was known for running an enormous real estate empire with dozens of hotels, […]
  • Can Private Companies Really Do What They Want?
    In the wake of the massive and still-ongoing censorship of conservatives, many of us who have survived “the purge,” and at least have an online presence, for the time being, are rightfully crying foul. The POP team and I spoke […]
  • New Year’s Resolutions for the Rich and Powerful
    With 2021 in full swing we are starting to make our annual New Years’ resolutions. Some of us have vowed to exercise more, eat healthier, pick up a new hobby, or set aside more time to spend with family and […]
  • How the Left Really Feels About Conservatives
    The miserable year of 2020 couldn’t have ended soon enough. On December 29th, Congressman-elect Luke Letlow (R-LA) tragically passed away, just four days before he would’ve taken office in Washington. Letlow who ran as a pro-life and pro-Second Amendment Christian […]
  • How the Left Stole Christmas
    ’Twas the night before Christmas, and throughout the USA,Our people are tired in every single way.Approaching the end of a chaotic year,We are all in dire need of some holiday cheer. 2020, thank God, soon will come to an end,Our […]
  • No, AOC, Today’s Democrats Do Not Support the Working Class
    Take it from a working-class guy Last week, socialist Congresswoman-turned internet celebrity Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) embarked on another one of her pathetic Twitter tirades. She could have used the time to set foot in the district she was elected to […]
  • The country needs GA to step-up and VOTE!
    I was among the hundreds of thousands of online viewers who recently watched as our President rallied Georgians in Valdosta to support Senatorial candidates David Perdue and Kelly Loeffler. None of us knew what to expect because the last time […]
  • Why Fewer People Should Go to College
    “It’s the first day of the rest of your life,” or so I was told. On May 21, 2017, I received a political science degree with distinction and honors from Hofstra University, graduating a hair shy of a perfect 4.0 […]
  • The New “Progressive” McCarthyism
    A decade ago, I sat in my high school social studies class learning about a dark period in American history. Our teacher was referencing the early 1950s when Communism was on the rise. The United States was embroiled in a […]
  • Trump Rally Sized Celebrations of Biden’s Possible Win Prove that the Left is Ready to Open up the Economy
    Stay home, stay safe, save lives. Unless of course, you hate Trump. On Saturday, November 7, 2020, after the mainstream media made their long-awaited projection that Joe Biden will win the Presidential race, progressives stormed the streets of New York […]
  • Why Trump Needs to Win Again
    Just take it from this former Trump hater… If you are reading this as an undecided voter who genuinely cares about our country, the American Dream, our values, our history, and what it means to be an American, I have […]
  • Fox News: The Only TV News Channel Doing Its Job
    I’m not particularly a fan of the Fox News Channel. I find their commentators to be tired, repetitive, and at times far too partisan. But right now, when media bias and censorship is at an all-time high, they seem to […]
  • Florida: Where It’s Not a Crime to Like Trump
    Since I was a young boy, I had hoped to move to Florida one day. My grandparents, like many other New Yorkers, were “snowbirds” who owned a condo there, where they would stay every January through March. From the age […]
  • The Problem with Identity Politics
    It doesn’t sound too bad until you realize the rules only apply to one side… The night of Monday, October 26, 2020, was one for the history books. Justice Amy Coney Barrett was confirmed by the U.S. Senate by a […]
  • Why We Can’t Just Ignore Hunter Biden
    We are in the midst of one of the greatest political scandals in American history – perhaps even worse than Watergate. Yet the mainstream media, big tech, national intelligence community, and the Washington establishment are completely covering it up. The […]
  • Yet Another Former Biden Supporter: Why I’m Voting for Trump
    I do not like Trump. I may never. I consider some of his behavior and antics (specifically his Tweets) to be flat-out petulant, immature, and unbecoming of the President of the United States. But an election is not a popularity […]
  • Why Joe Biden must tell us his stance on Court Packing
    We are weeks away from the 2020 Presidential Election and just as important as the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett is how a potential Joe Biden Administration would react to her appointment. We have now seen one Presidential debate […]
  • The 2020 VP Debate: Cool Aunt vs. Indiana’s MVP
    I imagine the Vice Presidential debate this evening is going to draw a considerably larger audience than in 2016. The stakes are certainly higher! I know exactly where I was and with whom I watched the last Vice Presidential debate. Robert (my […]
  • The Left couldn’t beat Trump, COVID won’t either
    This week has definitely impacted all Americans. Whether you chose to be silent, to pray for the President, or to wish death on him, you cared. I am not surprised by the vitriol that is splattered all over social media. […]
  • Why I’m Not a Never Trumper
    “Is this really happening?” Those were the first four words that came to my mind on the early morning hours of November 9, 2016. I am of course referring to the very moment when Donald J. Trump was officially declared […]
  • The Democrats’ Supreme Court White Lie
    How they were the ones who actually “stole” RBG’s seat On September 26, 2020, President Donald J. Trump nominated U.S. Court of Appeals Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court to replace the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Barrett’s […]
  • The Return of the Liberty Republican?
    In 2014, Robert Draper wrote a New York Times article where he posed the question, “has the ‘libertarian moment’ finally arrived?” That year, libertarians seemed like they were on the verge of making significant political gains, specifically within the Republican […]
  • The Democrats’ Abortion Problem
    How their refusal to moderate on the issue will cost them in November On March 17, 2020, veteran Congressman Daniel W. Lipinski lost his bid for re-election to a ninth term by a margin of fewer than 3,000 votes. He […]
  • What to Expect from the Supreme Court Nomination Process
    To perform well on a law school exam, one must be able to analyze both sides of an issue. This analysis often requires the test taker to be objective, dispassionate, and take a logical view of issues, no matter how […]
  • A private company is suing my county to raise my property taxes!?!
    Our house is located near Sterigenics, a medical sterilization company that emits a cancerous chemical called ethylene oxide (EO) into the air.  According to the EPA, if there are 0.0002 micrograms of EO per cubic meter of air that you […]
  • America Needs Ike – Join in Honoring Him as the Eisenhower Memorial opens in D.C. this Week
    “Peace and justice are two sides of the same coin.” ~ President Eisenhower Those very words spoken by the great 5-star General and  34th President Dwight David “Ike” Eisenhower could not be more pertinent in 2020 United States where unrest […]
  • Free Speech and Freedom of Thought are the Real Issues this Election
    If the left thinks they can win this culture war by censoring conservative voices they have another thing coming. The left doesn’t have a clue of what is in the minds of the majority of Americans. I listen to and […]
  • Let’s ALL Proudly MAGA Mask Up!
    My parents and I were 3 among the millions of Americans who stayed up on election night 2016 to watch as Donald J. Trump was announced as the next President of the United States of America.  After sharing tears of […]
  • There’s No United States Without the Electoral College
    Since it would take a constitutional amendment to accomplish, with just two months until the next Presidential election, talk of getting rid of the Electoral College, which has long been a  “white whale” for much of the Democratic Party, is a ploy to plant seeds […]
  • Vitriol Virtue Signaling and Callously Categorizing Republicans will Hurt the Dems in November
    On October 30, 2018, Peter Daou, the former online communication adviser to John Kerry’s 2004 presidential campaign, Hillary Clinton’s digital operations manager for her 2008 run, and a campaign advisor for a 2016 Democratic congressional candidate posed a simple but […]
  • When is Enough, Enough?
    Last night, the Atlanta Police Department (APD) of Precinct 5 was targeted. The reason for the attack? Guilt by association. Oh, you didn’t know that all cops need to be held accountable no matter what? You didn’t know that the […]
  • The Dem Double Standard
    As I sat and watched the first night of the Republican National Convention, it didn’t take long for the twitter warriors to take to their devices and attack a fellow fierce Latina, Kim Guilfoyle. Was it because she gave a […]
  • Democrats choose celebrities over Average Americans…again.
    How is it that the Democrats still do not understand how to reach everyday Americans? In 2016, it became clear that Hillary Clinton was going to inherit the full force of the Obama celebrity coalition. She had star-studded events that […]
  • Why We Don’t Need a Lockdown – Anymore
    Please consider first reading Confessions of a Pro-Lockdown Conservative, the first part of this two-part series.  Months after all fifty states have begun their reopening process, it has become apparent that the COVID-19 pandemic is not going down without a […]
  • The R’s Have It – The Data Proves Whose COVID-19 Response Was Better
    The media’s game of pin the tail on the scapegoat continues. As a lifelong Democrat who just recently switched to the GOP, I have begun to realize that the more I dig into the data, the more I realize how […]
  • Confessions of a Pro-Lockdown Conservative
    This past May was a month flooded with fear and uncertainty. In many places, including my native New York, the global COVID-19 pandemic was at its peak. Case counts and death tolls seemed to exponentially increase by the day. In […]
  • Prayer in the Pandemic
    With hundreds of thousands of houses of worship closing their doors due to COVID-19, millions of Americans have adapted to worship from home. In a time when the pandemic has claimed thousands of more victims than those directly attributed to […]
  • Is America at a Pre-French Revolution Level of Inequality?
    A recent rumor being spread by leftists suggests that America has a wealth gap wider than that of France before their revolution. That assertion is disproved by going back to the reference they’ve provided and making comparison to similar, modern data.
  • The Death of Centrism
    The United States today is not so united.  Americans seem to be divided into two clearly demarcated camps, between the “left” Democrats and the “right” Republicans. This split is nothing new. In his 1796 farewell address, President George Washington himself […]
  • What I Learned Running for Congress
    Running for Congress is a unique experience that I often find difficult to describe. The feeling of knowing that everything you say and everyone you meet can destroy your dreams as you juggle dozens of events a day is a […]
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    Welcome to Pardon Our Politics (POP)! We’re promoting a positive, commonsense vision of America’s future by uniting sophisticated, fresh views with diverse backgrounds. If you’re intrigued by the views we share, be sure to subscribe to receive updates on our […]