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Answering Objections to the ATPC

Without question, these days capture the essence of the old Chinese curse: “May you live in interesting times,” for these are likely the most interesting times Americans have lived in since 1776. In that year, in the city of Brotherly … Continue reading

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The Electoral Landscape in 2012 – Part 2

TR to FDR – The Contagion Spreads In the late 19th century the body politic of the United States became infected with a toxin that worked its malignance from the top down. The mutagenic transformation of America that would occur … Continue reading

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Taxes Saved are Taxes Not Wasted

Being old…er…I can remember then-Consumer Advocate David Horowitz’s regular visits of Johnny Carson’s Tonight Show, in which he would speak about government spending and other associated rip-offs. Johnny would shake his head and laugh in disbelief over the poor choices … Continue reading

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The Solution is Simple…But It Ain’t Easy

Over at Education Week, Rick Hess of the American Enterprise Institute hurls a series of six high-speed curve ball questions regarding the the federal Department of Education and its proposed abolition by various Republican candidates for the presidential nomination. I’m … Continue reading

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Obama Celebrates Victories. Americans say “Meh.”

In the past few months, during the presidency of Barack Hussein Obama, Osama bin Laden, Anwar al-Awlaki, and now Moammar Gadhafi, have all assumed room temperature. Friday, Obama announced that all American Troops will be gone from Iraq by the … Continue reading

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Grasping for Straws in the Wee Willy Style

You know the irenic cupboard is bare when the antagonist – a laughable mediocrity code-named Wee Willy Winky who fancies himself the righteous nemesis of yours truly – references a news report from a 4th string local paper almost three … Continue reading

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Sorbet for the Mind

At the end of a long day that more often than not involves wrestling with the demons of ignorance and the gremlins of stupidity, your mind is funky with an aftertaste of liberalism so fetid it would gag a barn … Continue reading

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