Archive for July 2010

The Firm: The Inside Story of the Stasi

I could describe this in detail but why not just cut to the chase. First, listen to this: Listen here (19 minutes), or go here to download the mp3 and put it on an iPod, iPhone or other mp3 player. Now buy this DVD [both blu ray and dvd available], view it and the interviews…

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Fox News Poll Has R’s Ahead of D’s by 11 points in Generic Ballot Poll

Fox News: With less than 100 days until the midterm elections, American voters would give the edge to Republicans by an 11 percentage-point margin if the Congressional election were today. Yet a majority doesn’t think a Republican takeover of Congress would lead to positive change. Republicans had better not relax just yet. People still don’t…

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Pat Condell On The Ground Zero Mosque

via Jihad Watch and a reader. The Brits as a whole are a lot smarter than their prime mininster [see post immediately below]. So, how is it that those they elect are so dense? Well, it happens here too. See also, Cliff May’s open letter to Mayor Bloomberg: Before this project is approved, surely New…

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British Prime Minister David Cameron Goes Full Idiot In Turkey

In a previous post, American Politics Has Caught The British Disease, it was said that our domestic politics now resembles the British example of gentry liberals aligning with the welfare class in a war against the middle class. This is essentially a form of liberal politics that manifests itself as social snobbery against those who…

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Obamacare’s Political Future

Democrats and establishment Republicans, i.e., RINOs, depend upon the public’s short memory to get them through tough times. These politicians figure that no matter how much you dislike what they are doing they needn’t worry if they can get it done in an off-election year, or at least several months before the election. Voters will…

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John Kerry Did The Right Thing — For Once

John Kerry is getting heat for parking his wife’s $7 Million yacht in Rhode Island to save half a million dollars in boat taxes that Massachusetts would levy if he berthed it there. OK, Kerry is fond of sticking us with high taxes whenever he can and this makes him a hypocrite. But I say…

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Journalistas Protecting Obama

Michael Ramirez Here is what Journalism has come to: Andrew Breitbart, Michele Malkin, The Daily Caller, conservative talk radio, conservative magazines, conservative books, conservative bloggers, conservative columnists, etc. are all trying to get more information out into the open where anybody can access it. Journalists, at least the 400 or so on the Journolist listserv,…

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The Vast Left-Wing Media — Now It Is A Conspiracy

Fred Barnes writes in the Wall Street Journal about the vast left-wing media which we always knew acted in concert, but we thought it was only by tacit agreement. In other words, it wasn’t a conspiracy but rather an unstated agreement among people who simply think and act pretty much the same. But thanks to…

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American Politics Has Caught The British Disease

Friends of the working man? No, both David Cameron and Barack Obama have turned away from the little guy. [Getty photo from the UK Telegraph]. American newspapers are dying but if they paid more attention to British newspapers and tried to emulate them just a bit, they might find their circulation rising or at least…

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J. D. Hayworth Scores Points In Two Debates With John McCain

J.D. Hayworth is challenging John McCain in the Republican Senate primary August 24th in Arizona. The two squared off in televised debate Friday night and again Saturday night, along with the third candidate and tea party activist Jim Deakin. Bottom line is that while it may not be possible to declare either a clear winner…

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