Cal Thomas

Extortion!

By Cal Thomas / January 16, 2018 / Comments Off on Extortion!

Al Capone lives! By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency “You can get a lot farther with a smile and a gun than you can with just a smile.” This quote has often been attributed to the late Chicago mobster Al Capone, who with his fellow organized crime buddies used extortion as one of their tactics…

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Language and the President

By Cal Thomas / January 14, 2018 / Comments Off on Language and the President

CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY JANUARY 16,2017          DID HE SAY IT, OR DIDN’T HE? THE LANGUAGE WHILE SPEAKING WITH MEMBERS OF CONGRESS ABOUT IMMIGRATION AT A CLOSED MEETING. THE PRESIDENT CLAIMS HE DIDN’T SAY IT – AND I WONT REPEAT IT HERE, BUT STILL ACKOWLEDGED USING WJHAT HE CALLED “STRONG LANGUAGE.” YOU KNOW BECAUSE YOU’VE READ…

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Frustrated? Try God

By Cal Thomas / January 11, 2018 / Comments Off on Frustrated? Try God

CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY JANUARY 12, 2018          THERE IS A LITTLE VERSE IN ROMANS, CHAPTER EIGHT WHERE PAUL WRITES THAT GOD HAS BUILT FUTILITY INTO HIS CREATION “IN HOPE” THE CREATION WILL TURN TO HIM.          IN MY DECADES OF LIVING IN THE WASHINGTON AREA, I HAVE SEEN PEOPLE PUT THEIR FAITH IN ALL SORTS…

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Fixing Immigration

By Cal Thomas / January 11, 2018 / Comments Off on Fixing Immigration

CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY JANUARY 15, 2018          HOW WOULD YOU FEEL ABOUT AN IMMIGRATION DEAL THAT ALLOWS CHILDREN OF ILLEGAL IMMIGRANTS TO STAY IN AMERICA IF A WALL ACROSS OUR SOUTHERN BORDER IS BUILT FIRST? THIS WAS THE MISSING PIECE IN THE 1986 IMMIGRATION REFORM LAW. THEN, THE ILLEGALS GOT AMNESTY, BUT THERE WAS NO…

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A MEMO REVEALS MOTIVES OF DEMOCRATS

By Cal Thomas / January 10, 2018 / Comments Off on A MEMO REVEALS MOTIVES OF DEMOCRATS

CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY JANUARY 11, 2018          IF THERE WAS EVER A DOUBT ABOUT THE MOTIVE BEHIND THE OPEN BORDERS CROWD, THIS SHOULD CLEAR THINGS UP.          FORMER BILL CLINTON COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR JENNIFER PALMIERI CO-AUTHORED A MEMO FOR THE LIBERAL CENTER FOR AMERICAN PROGRESS THAT REFERRED TO HOW THE SO-CALLED “DREAMERS,” CHILDREN OF ILLEGAL IMMIGRANTRS,…

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China to the Rescue?

By Cal Thomas / January 10, 2018 / Comments Off on China to the Rescue?

Thanks, China (maybe) By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency “When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.” — Confucius Is China about to do the United States a big favor, however unwittingly? According to Bloomberg, China is considering whether to slow, or even stop, purchases of U.S. Treasuries. At $3.14 trillion, China holds the world’s largest foreign…

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Happy 110th Birthday, Dad!

By Cal Thomas / January 9, 2018 / Comments Off on Happy 110th Birthday, Dad!

CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY JANUARY 10, 2018 TODAY IS THE ONE 110TH ANNIVERSARY OF MY FATHER’S BIRTH. FOR THOSE OF A CERTAIN AGE, HE WAS NOT THE NEWSCASTER, LOWELL THOMAS. CLINTON THOMAS WAS BORNING JANUARY 10, 1908, THE FIRST OF NINE CHILDREN, IN WASHINGTON INDIANA. THE FAMILY WAS WHAT WE WOULD CONSIDER POOR BY TODAY’S STANDARDS, BUT…

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NOT SO “GOLDEN” GLOBES

By Cal Thomas / January 8, 2018 / Comments Off on NOT SO “GOLDEN” GLOBES

CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY JANUARY 9, 2018 IT’S AWARDS SEASON AGAIN WHERE HOLLYWOOD LIBERALS PRESENT THEMSELVES AS RIGHTEOUS AND GIVE EACH OTHER AWARDS. OPRAH WINFREY GOT A LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD AT THE GOLDEN GLOBES SUNDAY NIGHT. SHE DELIVERED A FIREY SPEECH AGAINST SEXUAL HARRASSMENT THAT HAD THE RIGHTEOUS URGING HER TO RUN FOR PRESIDENT. THE OUTRAGE…

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Mad? Who’s Madder?

By Cal Thomas / January 8, 2018 / Comments Off on Mad? Who’s Madder?

Are Trump’s accusers ‘mad’? By Cal Thomas Tribune Content Agency “Everybody’s got to believe in something. I believe I’ll have another beer.” — W.C. Fields Having lost an election they thought they would win and unable to get over it; having been staggeringly wrong about their predictions that a Trump presidency would be the end…

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Marijuana and the Law

By Cal Thomas / January 5, 2018 / Comments Off on Marijuana and the Law

CAL THOMAS COMMENTARY JANUARY 8, 2017          THE PURPOSE OF LAWS IS TO CONFORM PEOPLE TO A STANDARD OF BEHAVIOR THOUGHT TO PROMOTE THE GENERAL WELFARE, TO BORROW FROM THE CONSTITUTION’S PREAMBLE.          WHAT HAPPENS WHEN GOVERNMENTS AND INDIVIDUALS BREAK THE LAW WITH NO CONSEQUENCES? CHAOS CAN RESULT, ALONG WITH DISRESPECT FOR THE LAW, WHICH…

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