Tag Archives: Sarah Palin

Selling Seriousness

Anyone can run for president – with sufficient funds or sufficient previously established name recognition, or, perhaps, a record of public service, although that seems less and less necessary now – but there’s still that first initial hurdle. The American … Continue reading

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Sweating the Smallest Stuff

As any married person knows, and as any formerly married person knows all too well, the nastiest arguments, the ones that cannot ever be resolved, are over the small stuff – who walks the dog – that sort of thing. … Continue reading

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Should Have Seen This Coming

Yeah, she said this: You guys are sounding angry is we’re hearing from the establishment. They stomp on our neck and tell us to chill. Just relax. Well, look, we are mad and we’ve been had. They need to get … Continue reading

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Standing Athwart History Again

William F. Buckley once said that a conservative is “someone who stands athwart history, yelling Stop, at a time when no one is inclined to do so, or to have much patience with those who so urge it.” That was … Continue reading

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Like the Academy Awards

Well, this was bad timing. Or it bolsters the family’s conservative credentials, or something. Who knows? But this probably means that Donald Trump’s poll numbers will go up, and it simply is what it is: The oldest son of former … Continue reading

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The Big Wide World

Celebrating all things Mexican doesn’t go down too well in much of America. Last year it was Alex Jones saying that all those illegal immigrants from down that way actually want to make all Real Americans their slaves – there’s … Continue reading

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The Voice of Some of the People

The voice of the people is the voice of God – Vox Populi, Vox Dei – words everyone used to mutter back when any reasonably educated person knew Latin – but a fairly commonplace idea. There are experts, and there … Continue reading

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