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Rise of the right-wing double-speak machine and the Sandra Fluke affair

Think of this as a brief addition to Tod Kelly’s last piece which reminded me how unbelievably silly the American political scene has become. This whole Sandra Fluke affair – my eyes just glaze over. I can’t help it, it’s like so many of the other nontroversies plaguing our national discourse. The Limbaughs and Coulters and Becks of…

The Conservative Moment Calls for a Cultural Crusader

~by E.C. Gach What some currently scanning the GOP field seem to miss is the complete disdain many (most?) conservatives have for President Obama.  At best, he’s prevented the country from enjoying the economic recovery that would have occurred under a Republican President, and at worst, he’s an illegitimate, quite literally un-American, radical socialist who…

Connecting to the base ctd.

Mark says it all too well: Conservative wonks simply aren’t doing their jobs.  What they are doing is picking apart liberal proposals, picking apart conservative proposals, attacking the low-hanging fruit of conservative extremism, and occasionally making suggestions to liberals on ways of either improving liberal proposals or making those proposals more palatable to conservatives.  What they are…

Oh give me…

…a break people.  Will you stop at nothing?  Have we already forgotten the close, close relationship between the Bush family and the House of Saud?  Yes, Allahpundit mentions the hand-holding Bush and his Saudi pals did.  So why pile on Obama?  Oh that’s right.  Nothing better to do.  No new ideas.  The vast majority of…