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    Thank the Lord for Rush, Sean, and Mark

    It has been terrific to hear Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity, and Mark Levin come to Christine O’Donnell’s defense.This race is not about Republicans winning. This is about conservatives not giving in. As Rush Limbaugh said earlier today, there are some Republicans not worth electing. Mike Castle is one of them. Fight it out in the threads if you want. At least, and praise God, this | Read More »

    Facts About the RedState Gathering

    Sorry to those of you who were unable to register for the RedState Gathering. I’ve gotten a few emails. Unfortunately, we cannot do same day registrations this year due to a number of issues involved in the event.Hey, we told ya to register.Here’s what you need to know.First, the dress will be business casual. NOTE: This is Austin, TX, so “business casual” includes jeans and | Read More »

    Senate GOP Leadership Begins Setting The “Blame Conservatives” Narrative

    Here’s the situation on the ground: if the GOP makes significant gains in the United States Senate, it will be in spite of the best efforts of the Senate Republicans. The Senate GOP stood with Charlie Crist and conservatives stood with Marco Rubio. The Senate GOP stood with Arlen Specter and conservatives stood with Pat Toomey. The Senate GOP stood with Trey Grayson and conservatives | Read More »

    Morning Briefing for September 14, 2010

    RedState Morning Briefing For September 14, 2010 Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge. 1. Must See TV: Milton Friedman in Defense of Capitalism 2. Against Mike Castle: Mike Castle Ain’t Backbone 3. For Mike Castle: What’s At Stake In Delaware 4. And Now, A Word From Mark Kirk 5. Grading Green: Obama’s Plan To Frowny Face Your Car 6. | Read More »

    Must See TV: Milton Friedman in Defense of Capitalism

    For you radio guys, the audio of this is worth playing — no video needed to get the point.Milton Friedman defends capitalism to Phil Donohue.

    Meghan McCain’s Dirty, Sexy Politics

    Our own Leon Wolf has the definitive review of Meghan McCain’s new book. On June 20, 2002, the United States Supreme Court decreed, in the case of Atkins v. Virginia, that the mildly mentally retarded were categorically exempt from capital punishment, reasoning that fully functional adults of diminished mental capacity were as a matter of law not as culpable for their acts.  Writing eloquently in | Read More »

    The Obama Tax Increase and Small Business

    John Boehner, on Sunday, suggested that he might be willing to support a tax package that included Barack Obama’s tax increase on job creators — those making more than $250,000.00 a year.There are some important points to consider.First, this tax increase is, according to the Democrats, a tax increase on the rich. This is code for “job creators.” Neither you nor I have ever met | Read More »

    Morning Briefing for September 13, 2010

    RedState Morning Briefing For September 13, 2010 Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge. 1. The Obama Tax Increase and Small Business 2. Sic Transit Gloria Green Jobs. 3. Se habla ‘moratorium’? Tengo ‘$1 billion’, amigo! 4. California’s politics, free speech, and video games.

    Morning Briefing for September 10, 2010

    RedState Morning Briefing For September 10, 2010 Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge. 1. You Cannot Win With These People 2. I Think This Means The Terrorists Have Won 3. The vaunted youth vote gets a cold dose of reality 4. Unorganized for America

    I Think This Means The Terrorists Have Won

    This is a shot of the top of Google News right now.If korans are burned in Florida by some moron preacher, the terrorists will get new recruits.If the Ground Zero Mosque is moved in New York, the terrorists will get new recruits.In other words, we either bow to the demands and wishes of radical Islamists or else.This is madness. No. This is Barack Obama’s America.

    You Cannot Win With These People

    The Ground Zero Mosque Imam has decided to hold the nation hostage to his mosque.According to him in an interview with CNN, if we do not build the mosque at ground zero it will jeopardize our national security.If some nut in Florida burns korans? Our national security is hurt.If we don’t build a mosque? Our national security is hurt.Seriously?Oh, but he is considering moving the | Read More »

    As You Wake Up This Morning

    Consider these points:(1) Just a few short weeks ago, Democrats were complaining that Republicans would rather talk about the Ground Zero Mosque than jobs. It’s gotten so bad for Democrats, they’d now rather talk about John Boehner’s tan than jobs.(2) Speaking of John Boehner, make no mistake that George Stephanapoulous remains a partisan hack. We know from the Politico that he has regular phone calls | Read More »

    Morning Briefing for September 9, 2010

    RedState Morning Briefing For September 9, 2010 Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge. 1. As You Wake Up This Morning 2. David Petraeus And The Koran Burnings 3. Harry Reid’s Job Review 4. Democratic hypocrisy on Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac. 5. Mayberry Throws Andy Griffith Out of Office

    Be Careful What You Wish For

    Tom Daschle’s son says Rick Scott is the Democrats’ dream candidate in Florida. “We couldn’t have asked for a better candidate to run against, simply because Rick scott I think represents all that is going on in the Republican party right now and has a very clear contrast with Alex Sink.” He ought to be careful what he wishes for.The Democrats said the same thing | Read More »

    David Petraeus And The Koran Burnings

    David Petraeus is right.That church burning the korans in Florida will incite muslims to kill Americans, particularly American soldiers.Why? Well, in part, because David Petraeus and the media have decided to magnify the event and guarantee it’ll be featured on the front page of every major newspaper in the Middle East.Ramzy Kilic of the Council on American-Islamic Relations surprisingly sounds wisest here: “He just wants | Read More »