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


Obama Golfing with Sports Journalists

Updated 12:24 pm ET President Obama today is playing golf with two longtime Washington-area sports journalists, Michael Wilbon and Tony Kornheiser. They’re at the Fort Belvoir course in Northern Virginia. Here’s some video of these two applauding Washington Capitals fans for mocking Boston Bruins Goalie Tim Thomas for declining to appear at a White House event because he opposes Obama. I guess POTUS had tuned