Tag Archives: Austin IRS Attack

Carefully Saying That What You Say Is Not What You’re Saying

In spite of our pride in our having codified free speech and a free press – we started with the rule that you can say what you want and print what you want – there is an American tradition of … Continue reading

Posted in Identity Politics, Political Rhetoric, Political Shorthand | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Burn-Down-the-House Movement

Thursday, February 18, it was big news – the software engineer with a massive grudge against the government flew his single-engine plane into that IRS building in Austin, leaving two dead and thirteen wounded and setting off a huge fireball … Continue reading

Posted in Conservative Thought, CPAC Convention, Glenn Beck | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Random Purposeful Madness

There is always the tinfoil-hat crowd, the conspiracy crowd. Everyone makes fun of them, as those folks wear the little metal hats to shield the brain from electromagnetic fields, or to guard against mind control, or to stop the mindreading … Continue reading

Posted in Austin IRS Attack, Ideas Have Consequences, Tea Party Movement | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment