Quote of the Day
"The most dangerous man to any government is the man who is able to think things out for himself, without regard to the prevailing superstitions and taboos. Almost inevitably he comes to the conclusion that the government he lives under is dishonest, insane, and intolerable"
-– H.L. Mencken
Monthly Archives: October 2011
It’s clear from the polls and other analysis that conservative Americans don’t want a pale, purpley candidate to run against ObaMao. (See the BLUE area of the simplified political chart? It’s where Romney lives.) We All Liked Ike, but Mitt Doesn’t Fit. Different … Continue reading
Why do I keep coming back to this Shakespeare line? It was only a matter of time; now we have the first politician (Democrat – what else) suing his critics for “loss of livelihood” owing to his defeat at the … Continue reading
Remember Jimmah Carter’s “malaise” speech, wherein he blamed the electorate for his miserable, destructive, incompetence? What does THIS remind you of? “We have lost our ambition, our imagination, and our willingness to do the things that built the Golden Gate Bridge,” President Obama … Continue reading
Substitute the United States of America for what Greenspan refers to as “Southern Europe” and China for what he refers to as “Northern Europe” and think about what happens here when the “North” stops subsidizing the “excess consumption” of the “South.” Greenspan … Continue reading