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The hard truth about entitlements

Social Security and Medicare were nice ideas. Anyways, that’s generally how politicians get and stay elected: putting out nice ideas – things that make people feel good, like the government loves them. But in reality, Social Security and Medicare were … Continue reading

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Obama shoots skeet?

Weird… I guess the White House accidentally released the wrong photo… Why destroy skeet when you can destroy something so much more valuable? In this 2001 radio interview, then-Senator Obama discusses in frank terms what he wishes the Constitution was… … Continue reading

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Blaming the stupid for losing

I have a few things to say about this meme that has emerged within conservative circles, in which the “low-information voter” is given pretty much all the blame (or the lion’s share of it) for Obama’s victory and Romney’s defeat. … Continue reading

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NRA’s news conference on Connecticut shootings: some thoughts

NRA Executive Director Wayne LaPierre spoke this morning about the greatness of America and her citizens. He said quite a few things; one of them in particular resonated with me. He mentioned the Sandy Hook Principal, Dawn Hochsprung, who was … Continue reading

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Volitional Buffett

An article on The Ticket has revealed that, per the White House’s report, President Obama’s secretary paid taxes at a higher rate than he did for 2011. Also, his gross income for the year was nearly $800,000. He can be … Continue reading

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