The Vichy Republicans Welcome Donald Trump to Paris
There are a lot of elected Republicans who don’t know how to do anything but lose, or kowtow to an authority figure. When Bush was in power, they gave him everything he wanted, including every bloated spending bill that came down the pike. When Obama was in power, they let Obama run roughshod over them. Their cowardice and complicity with Obama’s agenda contributed directly to | Read More »
Paging Ted Cruz. Paging All the Candidates. Take on the Vichy Republicans.
Marshal Pétain came to power to make peace with Nazi Germany. Somewhere along the way, he no doubt resigned himself to Nazi occupation and muttered “we can now move on to the important things.” He has a kindred spirit in John Feehery, who has spent his career in Washington climbing the ladder. He started with Bob Michel, the man who never met a surrender he | Read More »
Flea Fly Foe Frum
David Frum has now pontificated on the Palin resignation, so the Vichy wing of the Republican Party can stop holding its collective breath and exhale. “On reflection” Frum has it all figured out. It’s all about the money: “2009-2011 will be her peak years for speaking fees. If she runs for president in 2012, she’ll be obliged to cut back her paid speeches in the | Read More »
Frum demonstrates why Vichy Republicans will kill the GOP
David Frum has done conservatives a great favor, and we should be thankful. The favor is not that he has written another negative piece about Gov. Palin. No, that’s nothing new for Frum, who has been bashing the governor since she stepped up onto the national stage. Frum’s gift to conservatives is that in the article, he clearly demonstrates why Vichy Republicans cannot be trusted | Read More »