Barack Obama, on white voters, via Ben Smith, Politico: You go into these small towns in Pennsylvania and, like a lot of small towns in the Midwest, the jobs have been gone now for 25 years and nothing’s replaced them. And they fell through the Clinton administration, and the Bush administration, and each successive administration [...]
The late, great, Milton Friedman would have been one hundred today, from the present, and great himself, Thomas Sowell, Real Clear Politcs: If Milton Friedman were alive today — and there was never a time when he was more needed — he would be one hundred years old. He was born on July 31, 1912. [...]
And who the Hell is Valerie Jarrett, a corrupt slum lord, that she should have what appears to be a deciding voice on military operations? Next time, President Obama Short Pants, just let Jarrett handle the press conferences. She’s clearly the one in charge. By Sister Toldjah.
…. Even at the New York Times.… And it’s amazing when it happens… such as today, with Ross Douthat It may seem strange that anyone could look around the pornography-saturated, fertility-challenged, family-breakdown-plagued West and see a society menaced by a repressive puritanism. But it’s clear that this perspective is widely and sincerely held. It would [...]
“It is a deeply moving experience to be in Jerusalem, the capital of Israel.” Mitt Romney, via Karen, the Lonely Conservative. Karen has more, but Jerusalem is where Barack Obama dare not go.
Let the feminist put their collective heads together and find a sport in which women, not girls, can complete without submitting to starvation diet, from R. S. McCain, Other McCain: [I]’s not a sport for grown-ups. Pubescent girls can perform at levels that no mature woman can hope to match, and the petite physique type [...]
Related question, is Paul Waldman an idiot. From American Prospect: The widespread belief on the right that Barack Obama is a Muslim is one of the stranger features of this period in history. There are some of them who know that Obama says he’s a Christian but are sure that’s all an act designed to [...]
Karen Klein, school bus monitor, Greece, NY, apparently having been retired on active duty, will take her seven hundred thousand dollars and make it official, from Rochester, NY, Democrat & Chronicle: A school bus monitor who was shown in a video being relentlessly bullied by a group of boys said Friday she will retire. Karen [...]
Mayor Rahm Emanuel claims to know “Chicago values”, which somehow seem to exclude the First and Second Amendments. While Emanuel’s claim to know Chicago values is dubious, Anne Sorock, seems to know how to blog, fom Legal Insurrection: Alderman Joe Moreno of Chicago, who represents a gentrified neighborhood close to the city’s downtown, has used [...]
The Second Amendment has nothing to do with hunting and fishing.
Remember when the very mention of Fried Chicken was enough to set liberals on edge, saying that blacks were insulted? Well, this time, it’s the Democrats pandering to the homosexual lobby. Bill Barrow at the AP: ATLANTA—All of a sudden, biting into a fried chicken sandwich has become a political statement. Chick-fil-A, the fast-food chain [...]
Barack Hussein Obama: I have a dream, that through more draconian gun control I can turn the entire nation into one bloody Chicago. Obama, via Vox Popoli: “A lot of gun owners would agree that AK-47s belong in the hands of soldiers, not in the hands of criminals,” Mr. Obama said at the annual National [...]
If Newsweek ceases printing operations, the nation will lose a critical source of emergency toilet paper. From JeffS commenting at the Other McCain. When Tina Brown’s Newsweak goes TUDD, don’t accuse Stacy McCain, and gang, of not watering the grave.
Hat tip: Daily Gator Alas, if liberal could be but educated, there would be no liberals.
Sir Elton John believes love can cure AIDS. I hold that the answer is not love,but rather common sense behavior, from Liz Szabo, Useless Toady: WASHINGTON – More than new therapies or vaccine, what the world needs now to end the AIDS epidemic, says musician Elton John, is love. I have just been to the [...]