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 to Send 500 More Troops to Iraq

Mission creep continues. Fighting war the way liberals love to fight them, President Obama is adding bits and pieces of brigades at a time, adding an additional 500 troops after ISIS swamped Ramadi. Because even though everything, according to he White House, is going fine, and ya win some ya lose some when it comes to battles in a war, the reality is that the situation

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White House Briefing Room Evacuated

Missed this. I was in town but having lunch with a friend. Could have had some fun video for you. I have this though, which gives you a pretty good idea of what went on. I like Mark Knoller of CBS, the big guy in the white shirt, who chronicles the White House via Twitter. Looks he’s taking his time getting out while working on

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Obama Actually Had a Beer at 5 AM

I just wanted to make sure this was clear. You know I’m always looking out for you. There have been reports all over the Internets that President Obama shared a beer with German Chancellor Angela Merkel at 11 in the morning Sunday. This is not technically correct. From the British Telegraph newspaper: Eleven in the morning might be considered a little early for a beer

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REDLINE || Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Tuesday, June 9, 2015​ Good morning! In the news today: Sinking in the polls, Jeb makes some major changes to his outfit; Obama bullies SCOTUS; Sanders nearly beats Clinton in Wisconsin test; ISIS kidnaps Eritrean Christians; and the love letters of George and Barbara Bush. Have a great day. Keith   Jeb shakes up his campaign team . . . Struggling to establish his own brand and

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Obama Tries to Bully Court Into Ruling for Obamacare

Because that’s the Chicago way. President Obama Monday continued to the White House tactic – begun last week by Josh Earnest,  and echoing tactics used during the last Obamacare case – of trying to bully the Supreme Court into siding with his position on Obamacare in a case that will be decided within days. Obama spoke during a press conference in German at the end of

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