Class Warfare: The Opiate of the Masses
By: Brian Sikma On Wednesday night, Americans were treated to a more substantive evening of the Democratic National Convention as keynote speakers rose to defend the policies of the last four years and attempted to convince listeners that they were indeed better off than they were four years ago. But instead of ticking off a list of economic indicators showing improvement, two main speakers, former | Read More »
Politics On Tap – Weekend edition
POLITICS ON TAP by Baron von Kowenhoven The White House says Russia is sending attack helicopters to Syria and is warning about a dramatic escalation in the conflict… … Leaks at eleven… Elizabeth Warren links Scott Brown to the problems at JP Morgan and the weakened Wall Street reform act… … In reaction, Scott Brown linked her to Custer’s last stand… The Congressional Budget Office | Read More »
Today’s Headlines — Dec. 22, 2008
http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2008/dec/22/bush-cheney-comforted-troops-privately/ EXCLUSIVE: Bush, Cheney comforted troops privately Met with thousands of war injured, kin out of spotlight — http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2008/dec/22/laura-bush-unplugged-witnessing-emotional-toll-of-/ Laura Bush unplugged: Witnessing emotional toll of war — http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2008/dec/22/obama-teams-books-a-look-at-the-future/ Obama team’s books are a look at the future? — http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2008/dec/22/forest-service-keeps-christmas-tree-cash/ Forest Service keeps Christmas tree cash — http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2008/dec/22/redskins-playoff-hopes-dashed-despite-10-3-win/ Redskins’ playoff hopes dashed despite 10-3 win Strong season start now only memory —- http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2008/dec/22/obama-warren-and-civil-society/ | Read More »
Nothing Is Above The POTUS Pay Grade.
Life’s hardest decisions are exactly that; hard, gut-wrenching dilemmas with no pure 100% answer. Rick Warren subtly and unobtrusively laid one of those dilemmas in Barack Obama’s lap during The Saddleback Summit on Saturday Night. Rev. Warren asked Senator Obama when he believed human life began. Barack Obama answered that it was above his pay grade. This delightfully ambiguous phrase can mean several things.
Meet John McCain
Thank you to Rick Warren for this candid and honest forum for the 2008 Presidential candidates. It was a wonderful forum without the confrontation and bickering that occurs in debates. Thank you Pastor Warren for using your public platform to help people make an informed decision in this critical election!