Random Quotations – March 5th, 2018

Five items in total…

“The Public Interest Legal Foundation, which has identified similar noncitizen voting problems in studies of Virginia and New Jersey, said Pennsylvania officials have admitted noncitizens have been registering and voting in the state ‘for decades’… But state officials have stonewalled PILF requests for access to the data that could expose the problem, the group says in a lawsuit filed in federal court in Harrisburg.” – Stephen Dinan, “Lawsuit: 100,000 noncitizens registered to vote in Pennsylvania” – Washington Times, Feb. 26th, 2018.

“In Year One of the Liberal mandate, Trudeau sailed through overseas visits on a cloud of charisma and selfies. No one appeared to expect much of the handsome young PM at that point; now – in Ottawa at least – there’s a distinct sense that more substance, and less style, is in order.” – Kelly McParland, “Welcome home, Prime Minister! How was the trip? Oh. I see” – National Post, Feb. 26th, 2018.

“…Gen. John Kelly, the White House chief of staff, is proving to be a loose cannon and might soon be fired.” – Victor Davis Hanson, “Trump’s generals are too valuable to be dismissed” – Jewish World Review, March 1st, 2018.

“…because they have shut their minds to any evidence which might contradict their belief, they like to insist that it is supported by a ‘consensus’. The one thing those caught up in groupthink cannot tolerate is that anyone should question it… This leads on to the third rule, which is that they cannot properly debate the matter with those who disagree with their belief. Anyone holding a contrary view must simply be ignored, ridiculed and dismissed as not worth listening to.” – Christopher Booker, “Groupthink on climate change ignores inconvenient facts” – CAPX, Feb 21st, 2018.

“When Coral Springs police officers arrived at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, on February 14 in the midst of the school shooting crisis, many officers were surprised to find not only that Broward County Sheriff’s Deputy Scot Peterson, the armed school resource officer, had not entered the building, but that three other Broward County Sheriff’s deputies were also outside the school and had not entered, Coral Springs sources tell CNN. The deputies had their pistols drawn and were behind their vehicles, the sources said, and not one of them had gone into the school.” – Clash Daily, “Cowards: 4 deputies cowered behind cars as Cruz killed kids – here’s the damning details” – Feb. 24th, 2018.