Interesting. And borrows from very early American history.
Archive for September, 2008
Professor Bainbridge: In sum, there are some principles worth fighting and dying for. But the “freedom to fail” damn sure isn’t one of them. I’m as much a limited government guy as the next fellow, but let’s not pretend that we live in some libertarian utopia in which the state has no role in the [...]
Indeed: A READER AT A MAJOR NEWSROOM EMAILS: “Off the record, every suspicion you have about MSM being in the tank for O is true. We have a team of 4 people going thru dumpsters in Alaska and 4 in arizona. Not a single one looking into Acorn, Ayers or Freddiemae. Editor refuses to publish [...]
And predictably blames Republicans. First, simple math and American civics. Democrats are the majority in the House of Representatives. By definition, they do not need a single Republican vote to pass any piece of legislation — including the bailout. So, Pelosi and Democrats failed without any help from Republicans — so stop the whining Nancy. [...]
Republicans working to avert the subprime crisis, and Democrats blocking those attempts. Even Bill Clinton says the Democrats are to blame. Nothing but crickets from the Antique Media. I wonder why. . . .
Here. Most recent version here. House website is back up also here.
What Caused Our Economic Crisis?
And the electorate is ignorant and about to march over the cliff: We are about to elect a man with no achievements on his resume, a Chicago Machine politician posing as a reformer. We will not elect the man who called the Surge right all along and who authored legislation to clean up Fannie Mae [...]
Take Off the Bracelet, Senator: The family behind Obama’s bracelet would prefer he stop wearing it. But if he’s going to wear it, the least he could do, I think, is commit the name to memory. More Important than a Bracelet: While some are looking for confirmation whether Mrs. Jopek had asked Senator Obama to [...]