Tag Archives: Heckling Obama

The Rise of Unthinking Adolescent Petulance

Yes, 2009 is ancient history. Avatar was the big movie of the year – Farah Fawcett and Michael Jackson died, as did John Updike and Andrew Wyeth, and Marilyn Chambers. And on January 20, Barack Obama became president. And everyone knew … Continue reading

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So It Has Come to This

The initial reaction to the president’s address to Congress on healthcare reform was interesting – people seemed to agree he made his case well, and forcefully, and the initial polling seemed to indicate he changed some minds, and he seemed … Continue reading

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The Day Liberal Stopped Being a Dirty Word

Strange things happen on 09/09/09 – Wednesday, September 9, 2009 – but not at 09:09 in the morning. They happened in that evening when our young black president, with Hussein as his middle name, addressed a Joint Session of Congress … Continue reading

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