Peggy Noonan and @barackobama’s unconscious* assumption of privilege.
Peggy Noonan is quite the humorist. This is the reason many people don’t like ObamaCare. It’s also part of why people wind up making fun of the president at state fairs. (On that, everyone should breathe deep and remember, as the noted political philosopher Orson Welles once put it: “It’s the business of the American people to take the mickey out of the president.” It’s | Read More »
Falsehoods Can’t Stop the Marriage Definition
Photo by: Dmitri Markine Wedding Day Session, Florida,USA. Same-sex unions are “not an expansion but a dismantling of the institution.” Matthew J. Frank / FIRST THINGS On May 8th, primary day for North Carolina voters, Marriage Amendment 1 was voted as law. This further solidifies marriage in NC between “one woman and one man”. As an institution in place even before the Constitution, it will be | Read More »
Can Marriage Be a Forgotten Art in NC?
Bride and groom at the ruins of Sutro bath. Photo credit: Brocken Inaglory The political decision on marriage made in North Carolina shortly will have aftershocks throughout the nation. The political upheaval in North Carolina will crest on May 8th. That date is for the Republican primary, and on that date NC will decide if marriage is only between one woman and | Read More »
Obama privileged to be in Las Vegas.
So. Back in February the President went to Elkhart, Indiana and made a speech where, as Deceiver.com helpfully reminds us, he included this part: You can’t go take a trip to Las Vegas or go down to the Super Bowl on the taxpayers’ dime. There’s got to be some accountability and some responsibility, and that’s something that I intend to impose as president of the | Read More »
Ambush at West Egg: Caroline Writes Another Gatsbyesque Chapter in the Kennedy Saga
A great deal of fog surrounds the astonishing decision of Caroline Kennedy, released at the midnight hour, to withdraw from the selection process for New York’s open Senate seat. While titillating rumors swirl, hard facts are few and far between. So I will defer analysis until a later time. But I can say that this looks like another instance life imitating art. The rich and | Read More »