A Dark Day for Conservatives
The gang rape of Donald Trump by the editors of and contributors to the latest issue of the National Review magazine honors neither the magazine nor the conservative cause.
National Review, founded by William F. Buckley, Jr. has a largely noble history. Buckley himself was incredibly bright, articulate, and one hell of an entertainer. His public evisceration of the likes of Norman Mailer, Gore Vidal, and William Baldwin are…Continue
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Obama’s Bedtime Story to His Subjects
The function of a bedtime story is to lull into a peaceful and carefree sleep a child who may have a perfectly dreadful day in the real world.
Obama’s SOTU (Soap Opera Tears Unlimited) speech before Congress followed this template with incredible exactitude.
His account of the U.S. economy, which has recovered more slowly than any recession in recent memory, was pure sentiment, larded with anecdotes designed to…Continue