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


Malia Obama to Attend Harvard

From the White House: The President and Mrs. Obama announced today that their daughter Malia will attend Harvard University in the fall of 2017 as a member of the Class of 2021. Malia will take a gap year before beginning school. Malia is currently a senior at Sidwell Friends School in Washington. There was no word on what she’ll be doing next year. The Obamas

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Sasha and Malia in the Public Square

Here’s another example of why President Obama should stop bringing his children before the public. Obama frequently talks about his kids, and they appear in White House approved photos. I’m sure at least part of this is that, as a loving dad, he just sees them as an extension of himself. But since everything he does bears scrutiny, and since they are arguably also being

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Basketball with the Girls Today

And some of their friends. From the pool report. I gather the guard and the Interior Department didn’t recognize A PRESIDENTIAL MOTORCADE  when he sees it . . . Actually looks like maybe something inside didn’t seem kosher. At 10:05 a.m. in a light drizzle, the motorcade rolled for the 2 minute trip to the Interior Department basketball court.  Just before the 14 vehicle package

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