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


Jobs Report Mixed

What? The Labor Department reported today that the economy created 217,000 jobs and Koffler is saying it’s a mixed report? Yeah, it’s a mixed report. You wanna take this outside? Sorry, its’ the New Yorker in me. Yes, an increase of 217,000 jobs is a decent number. It’s not spectacular, but it’s good. The economy has added more than 200,000 jobs a month since February,

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Reagan? Who’s That Dude?

Yes, let’s throw some more money at education. It’s really working out great. And let’s make sure everyone goes to college, even these kids, who should instead be moving immediately into the cashier profession. Instead, Obama wants to make sure they’re in debt for advanced schooling, and that taxpayers are covering a bunch of their college costs too. I’m sure these sweet young things are well

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Video || Michelle Tries to Get Barack Out of Bed

We all know President Obama has trouble crawling out of bed in the morning, like all people who lack discipline, wander around late into the night, and then can’t quite start the day. I’m pretty sure he doesn’t roll into the Oval until 9:30 am or so at the earliest. Meanwhile, Bush, who was ridiculed by Democrats for knocking off work at 6 pm, actually started

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Obama in 2008: No Signing Statements for Me

As you are probably aware, one of the justifications the White House is using to explain it’s failure to consult Congress before releasing five Taliban murderers for an American army deserter is that Obama didn’t think the law requiring him to talk to Capitol Hill was constitutional. His misgivings were expressed in a signing statement. The very kind of signing statement the wicked George W.

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The Obama Morning News || June 6, 2014

Obama advisors repeatedly opposed deal . . . Newsmax President Obama was repeatedly advised by several of the nation’s top military and intelligence officials not to engage in the prisoner swap to secure the release of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. Taliban deal outlined . . . Washington Post The five extra-bad guys can run around Qatar but supposedly can’t do bad things. And it only lasts

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