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


White House Playing Chicken with Payroll Tax Cut

Sometimes, people turn logic on its head. Sometimes, they turn logic on hits head and lift the body and bang the head repeatedly into the floor. President Obama and his spokesman, Jay Carney, in league with Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, today began a political game of brinksmanship with the payroll tax cut – all while accusing Republican of playing a  political game of brinksmanship

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White House: North Korea is in “Mourning”

White House Press Secretary Jay Carney was sent to the podium Tuesday with a message – obviously carefully crafted for him by one of the foreign policy shops – and an order not to stray from it: He said North Korea “is in a period of national mourning” for the thankfully deceased Kim Jong-Il. And he repeated it five times during the briefing. To characterize

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