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THE OBAMIZATION OF EASTERN EUROPE?


Back in 2008, I had penned the rant that I reproduce below. But I was too modest in my scope then, restricting myself as I did to Eastern Europe. The world is getting obamized, as Victor Davis Hanson ably demonstrates … Continue reading

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WE ARE ALL K. NOW!


I listen, with wry amusement and not a little incredulity, to the tortured verbal stratagems that Obama administration officials use to define or justify their positions. It strikes me that their perspective is that: They do not make mistakes. Even … Continue reading

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REPOST: BETTER CLINTON THAN OBAMA? SURELY YOU JEST.


This revisit of one of my 2011 posts was occasioned by Hillary going “full Lenin” by claiming that corporations and businesses do not create jobs.  This ejaculation was a timely reminder just what kind of a national disaster this woman … Continue reading

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REPOST: IT’S LOWER-CASE “D” DEMOCRACY, STUPID!


Here is a repost of something I had written up in November 2008, equally applicable today – if indeed not more, since now Obama has shown his true colors. ———————————————– Valerie Jarrett, the co-chair of Barack Obama’s Transition Team, told … Continue reading

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WE WANT TO KNOW WHAT YOU THINK AND WHO YOU ARE


The attempt by the FCC to insert government monitors into media centers has gone over like a lead balloon, so it is being put on hold.  Not canceled, mind you, just on hold until a more devious approach is designed.  … Continue reading

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A REMINDER FROM MAUTHAUSEN


A Kurt Tucholsky quote at Mauthausen concentration camp, Austria, imaged in February 2013. “Nothing is harder, and nothing demands more character than to find oneself in open opposition to the spirit of one’s times, and loudly to say: ‘NO!’” An … Continue reading

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TRIBUTE TO LOIS


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UNDERSTANDING POSTMODERNISM


To really grasp the extent of this ideological disaster, Stefan Morawski’s The Troubles with Postmodernism is indispensable reading. Just a few quotes from the Foreword by Zygmunt Bauman, to whet the appetite: “Postmodernism obliterates the demarcation line between the authentic … Continue reading

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CREATING THE ULTIMATE CRISIS


Last summer, Nobel Prize-winning “economist” and Obama worshiper Paul Krugman had suggested a radical move to create economic stimulus that, in his view, would result in rapid economic recovery. It’s an idea straight out of a totalitarian ivory tower (or … Continue reading

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