Archive for: August 1, 2012

August 1, 2012

Grand Mufti Emanuel’s Chicago Values

When Rahm Emanuel ascended to the top of Chicago’s political heap last year, it was thought to have been the result of a citywide election that won him the mayorship. I had no idea he was appointed the city’s …

Views on the News – 7/28/2012

Filed under: In The News - 01 Aug 2012

Like rats leaving a sinking ship, Democrats are abandoning Barack Obama in this election in droves for varied reasons but his presence has become toxic in their reelection campaigns. Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi instructed Democrats in the U.S. House …

Tick off a liberal: Take a Boy Scout to Chick-fil-A

Forget about Bert and Ernie. I always thought Kermit the Frog was a little “light in the flippers,” if you know what I mean. Miss Piggy? Probably just cover (wink wink, nudge nudge, say no more). And how about that …

A Libertarian Case for Social Conservatism

Filed under: Conservatism & Libertarianism - 01 Aug 2012

So little space for such a deep, wide premise. Nonetheless, given America’s descent into European-style socialism, even a cursory consideration of the disease (as opposed to the symptoms, which garner all the attention) …