And if you can’t answer them, you should learn how. #1 If Iran tries to shut down the Strait of Hormuz, what will that do to the price of oil and what will that do to the global economy?#2 If Iran tries to shut down the Strait of Hormuz, will the United States respond by…Details
Also known as The Prayer of the Christian Conservative. Mark Twain: It was a time of great and exalting excitement. The country was up in arms, the war was on, in every breast burned the holy fire of patriotism; the drums were beating, the bands playing, the toy pistols popping, the bunched firecrackers hissing and…Details
Except when he no longer agrees with himself: Remember when being conservative meant not knowing everything (including how to run other people’s countries/lives)? Oh to be back in the days when Republican debates didn’t consist of openly stating how we will bomb places like Iran, where there are sure to be many more casualties than…Details
Lost in a previous post, this piece was lost in a throng of other links and rhetoric. It deserves its own post. Republicans need to grow up. Nationalism is childish. This is not a soccer game.
Ron Paul 2012!
There is a huge folder of links sitting on my desktop, many of which I would like to comment on in individual posts. Unfortunately, I am too busy, so I will let you sift through them and see what you think is relevant… Newt Gingrich is not a good person. He did take a pledge…Details
A theme has stretched itself across some of my usual hangouts. Fascism. Of course, it brings to mind Nazism, and that is why we automatically reject it. But there are better reasons, when the issues are laid bare. Here is the scoop, from a few different angles, and in order of best to not-as-best-but-still-great… America’s…Details