The Baystate Objectivist

The Baystate Objectivist

Thursday, February 7, 2013


On the woodland way into downtown Northampton.

Rays of the rising sun strike a table in the Haymarket.

Twin icons.

I see in the window of Broadside Books that Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor has a new book out called "My Beloved World."

I'd like it better if it were entitled "My Beloved Constitution" but I'm not surprised it's not.

The race to replace Senator John Kerry was shaping up to be a dismal choice between clueless lefty Ed Markey and government union stooge Stephen Lynch, with the Republicans offering no meaningful alternative since Scott Brown bowed out of the race. Now however a Western Mass native from Amherst has the potential to bring the race alive, according to Larry Kelley:

So if ever there was a compassionate conservative in the state of Massachusetts who could take the baton hand off from Scott Brown and set his own blistering pace it would be Dan Winslow.

Yes, amazingly enough, someone born in Amherst that's fiscally conservative, with a profound respect for bedrock family values -- including the American flag.

Read more here.

You may think that you know how to behave in a restaurant, but maybe you don't. Click here.

Some of these are dreadful.

happy birthday bob marley