In the history of mankind, many republics have risen, have flourished for a less or greater time, and then have fallen because their citizens lost the power of governing themselves and thereby of governing their state. TR


President Obama’s Passover Insult

Jews all over the world this week celebrate Passover, remembering their long ago emancipation from Egypt. But one thing they may choose to forget is the Passover “message” offered this year by President Obama. In it, Obama compared the Jews’ flight to freedom with the revolutions engulfing the Arab world this year. The story of Passover – which recalls the passage of the children of

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Today’s Obama Poll || This Train is Off Track

More bad polling news for Obama. Only 26 percent of adults think the nation is headed in the right direction, the lowest level in two years, according to a New York Times/CBS poll. Seventy percent think we’re on the wrong track, and disapproval of Obama’s handling of the economy is at 57 percent. And 59 percent say he’s not handling the deficit right, even after

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Obama to Get Armored Buses

Talking Points Memo reports that President Obama will get armored buses to campaign in. One will be made available to the Republican candidate as well. Also, Obama’s teleprompter is being equipped to fire tear gas. OK, that last one isn’t true. The cost to you is $2.2 million.

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Donald Trump is a Fraud and a Demagogue

Two weeks ago, I wrote a post describing how much I like a book by Donald Trump, “Think Big.” It helped motivate me as I began this blog. I said at the end of the piece that what I was writing was not meant as an endorsement yet -that I hadn’t thought about it much. Well, I thought about it. Donald Trump, at least as

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Obama Morning News || Friday, April 22, 2011

Obama ordered U.S. drones into the Libya battle, deepening U.S. involvement in an effort to break the stalemate. Sen. John McCain traveled to the rebel capital of Benghazi. Obama’s latest deficit task force is off to a rocky start, with some members of the Vice President Biden-led Congressional effort complaining it’s political theater. A panel of experts rates Obama’s budget plan at $1.5 trillion more

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Quote of the Day

“And the most important part of my deficit reduction plan is spending $1 trillion on health reform. Hey – who’s messing with my teleprompter?” – Barack Obama A note from our attorneys: This is not a real quote.

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