Archive for: December 19, 2007

December 19, 2007

Joy to the World! or Christmasphobia?

Filed under: Potpourri - 19 Dec 2007

Christmas should be a time of great joy and good will. People everywhere should be caught up in the “Christmas Spirit!” To some, however, Christmas is but a dreary reminder of the grim consequences of allowing the unwashed masses …

More Blacks Lean Toward Obama

Filed under: Politics In General,The Democrats - 19 Dec 2007

Barack Obama’s rising poll numbers among white voters in Iowa and New Hampshire are having an unexpected ripple effect: Some black voters are switching their allegiance from Hillary Clinton and lining up behind him too. That could mean a further …

Reading the Mind Of the Body Politic

Filed under: Politics In General,Science & Technology - 19 Dec 2007

During last Sunday’s Republican presidential debate in Miami, Mitt Romney declared he was the only candidate who had stopped talking about universal health care and “actually got the job done.” Across the country, in San Francisco, five volunteers watched the …

Hillary Clinton, Cultural Marxist

Filed under: Liberalism, Marxism & Communism - 19 Dec 2007

When Hillary Rodham arrived at Yale Law School in the fall of 1969, the long-awaited Revolution seemed to be at hand. Students declared a “liberated zone” on the main quadrangle and erected tents for endless teach-ins. The university was forced …

Inflation vs Demand

Filed under: Economics - 19 Dec 2007

Once again, inflation is not a result of rising demand by consumers or business enterprises. And the Fed’s interest rate tinkering does not cure inflation. In an article titled “Tips for TIPS,” a Wall Street Journal reporter, …

News Media Should ‘Regulate’ New Media/Bloggers

In another arrogant piece from a “professional” journalist claiming that Internet journalism is “dangerous,” one where the writer imagines that he is somehow the personification of truth in “reporting,” we get yet another screed on the theme that they are …