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


WH Defends Witless Ambassador Pick

The White House is standing by George Tsunis, President Obama’s pick for ambassador to Norway, despite a side-splitting confirmation hearing performance in which he averred that Norway has a president, which it doesn’t, and that the Norwegian government had condemned a Party with which it has formed a coalition. “I can tell you that this president has confidence in all of the nominees he’s put

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NYTs, NBC Journos: White House “Secretive”

New York Times? NBC? The openness administration actually has the least openness of any. And where has this gotten them? They’ve even managed to alienate the MSM. Their press has gone from glowing to terrible. AND DEAR LEADER’S APPROVAL RATINGS ARE CHRONICALLY IN THE DUMPS. New York Times Executive Editor Jill Abramson is not happy. She tells Al Jazeera: I would say it is the most

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Obama, Biden Presidents’ Day 2013 Vacation Tab: $300,000

Well, Presidents’ Day is coming up, and it’s a day our sitting president takes very seriously. Unfortunately, though, he seems to believe it’s a day meant for HIM, the current president, in the way that Mother’s Day is for mothers, and so forth. And so the weekend will no doubt be a time for more Obama vacations. Michelle will jet off to some exclusive ski

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Boehner Blames GOP for Shutdown

Appearing on the Jay Leno show last night, House Speaker John Boehner agreed with Democrats that Republicans were to blame for last year’s government shutdown. What’s more, he revealed he never believed in the fight and just went along because his caucus demanded it. Listen, I told my colleagues in July I didn’t think shutting down the government over Obamacare would work because the president

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The Obama Morning News || January 24, 2014

Poll: Obamacare support hits low . . . Fox News Moody’s: Outlook bad for insurers . . . Breitbart Clinton, Obama blamed for Benghazi . . . Fox News Holder: We’re still cowards on race . . . Daily Caller Holder open to Snowden plea deal . . . Politico Huckabee libido comment sparks uproar . . . The Hill Congresswoman to deliver GOP SOTU response

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