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Monday, June 30, 2008

The Socialist Political State in Action

Speed and efficiency have never been the hallmarks of the socialist political state.

Some Liberals Now Acknowledge Their Stupidity

Even the far-left-wing New Yorker, besotted with sensualist indulgence, admits that Senator Obama’s foreign policy agenda for Iraq was idiotic.  Democrat/Socialist Party leaders Nancy Pelosi, John Murtha, and Harry Reid, of course, remain committed to rapid withdrawal from Iraq.

Sunday, June 29, 2008

Bernanke’s Inflationary Bust

The Federal Reserve Chairman, in the face of unequivocal contradictory evidence, clings to the Keynesian, liberal-progressive orthodoxy that pumping more money into circulation will inflate the economy into prosperity.

Posted by Thomas E. Brewton on 06/29 at 08:32 PM
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The Third Commandment

Taking God’s name in vain is a serious matter, either trivializing God and His Son Jesus, or inferentially elevating ourselves to the role of God.

Saturday, June 28, 2008

The Position of the Day

Senator Obama has campaigned under the banner of change.  It’s becoming increasingly clear the the only change forthcoming is frequent, John Kerry-style flip-flopping on his supposedly bedrock policy positions.

Read Pretzel Logic by the far-left-liberal Washington Post’s Staff Writer Howard Kurtz in the Friday, June 27, 2008, issue.

Friday, June 27, 2008

Removing Liberal Scales From Public Eyes

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Thursday, June 26, 2008

Offshore Drilling is Less Risky Than Tankers

Read John Tierney’s take on Offshore Drilling vs. Global Warming.

Posted by Thomas E. Brewton on 06/26 at 11:35 PM
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Wednesday, June 25, 2008

Perils of Parleying

Maggie’s Farm links to The Talking Cure: Sometimes it makes things worse, by Max Boot


Mr. Boot carefully scrutinizes the generally unfavorable results of political summit meetings.  In so doing, he highlights the dangerous foreign policy naivete of Senator Obama.

Social Security Sham

Senator Obama hasn’t calculated whether his proposed higher taxes will cure the Social Security shortfall.  He’s interested only in socialistic redistribution of income and, incidentally, punishing “the rich.”


Read Obama’s Social Security Fine Print.

Quote:

Would it help Social Security’s financing problems? Mr. Obama has no idea. One of his senior economic advisers admitted to me that no one on the campaign has run any detailed models or performed any rigorous analysis.

 

Tuesday, June 24, 2008

Al Gore’s Bloviation is Not Science

Read Yellow Science, in which James Kerian discusses shortcomings of the man-made global warming hypothesis, as well as the motivations for the pseudo scientists who flog this dead horse that will be so costly to humanity if their procrustean regimen is adopted.

See also Media Malpractice : Another Global Warming Meltdown.

Posted by Thomas E. Brewton on 06/24 at 03:13 PM
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