Will Barack Obama bring back slavery to the United States?
Without a doubt November is going to bring us the single most important election in the United States since 1860. At that time too the country was on the verge of an irreparable breach, and by the time Lincoln was inaugurated in March of 1861 seven of the eleven eventual confederate states had seceded, with the remaining four gone two months later. I’m certainly not | Read More »
Obama’s unconvincing feint to the center
Reading President Obama’s piece in the Wall Street Journal last week made me think of something Tom Dye, one of my Political Science professors at Florida Sate used to say when discussing the Soviet approach to arms negotiations: “If it’s someone’s goal to kill you, you should not be surprised to discover that they are more than willing to lie about it in the first | Read More »
The President’s Car
The President seems fixated on automobiles lately. It must have something to do with having nationalized what was once the pride of American Industry. In any event, he has used a metaphor comparing the economy to a car as he has stumped all over the country for Democrats running for the House and Senate. He blames the Republicans for running the car (the economy) into | Read More »
The Obama Cupboard Is Bare.
The statist press is at its wits end. Their own spin machine is having a harder and harder time getting anyone to listen. So, the only thing left to them is to descend into the journalistic death-spiral of harsher and harsher invective, vituperation and baseless personal attack. As an aside, I think that our supposed journalism schools graduate few journalists, as we understand the term. | Read More »
Making Sense of Obama’s wrecking of America.
Many are asking why is the left doing such stupid things? People ask is the administration that stupid? Nope, they aren’t stupid, except for the useful idiots. It is intentional. Ramming ObaMaoCare, cap and trade, running up the deficit/national debt beyond nosebleed heights just don’t make sense to the average person. The reason why is Obama is not cut of the same cloth as an | Read More »
Psychologists call it free association. Philosophers call it stream of consciousness. Lawyers call it an excited utterance. It is the process by which people admit their real belief system in a way that is unintentional and completely honest. Professionals have learned that these little explosions of truth-telling are ways that complex human beings find their real feelings about a subject. Often, human beings will hide | Read More »