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

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Obamas to Vacation Once Again on Martha’s Vineyard

The Obamas are headed back to Martha’s Vineyard this August for vacation. The ritzy island was also the summer destination of choice for Bill Clinton. From capecodtoday: President Barack Obama and his family will spend their summer vacation on Martha’s Vineyard again this summer. He was here last summer, and he was also here in 2009, when the weather blew rather badly. he just missed a

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We Are Golfing Again

OK, enough of reading books and board games. Obama is back on the links. The weather has forced President Obama to pad around the house in his socks at his Martha’s Vineyard retreat and pretend he likes being a homebody. But, with a heroic effort that should make him the idol of weekend warriors everywhere, the president has managed to somehow squeeze in four rounds

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Enjoy Your Vacation, Mr. President

And no, that’s not meant to be snarky. Obama leaves today on a ten day trip to Martha’s Vineyard. Now, it’s fair game to quibble with some of the PLACES Obama vacations. Mahthah’s Vinyahd and Hawaii just don’t look right to some people, though of course the president is FROM Hawaii. And the constant weekend golf excursions are a little much. But this president is

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