Pulling the Trigger?

The president’s health care speech last night consisted of discredited canards bookended by emotional manipulation. Between his distortions, token gestures for opponents, and lengthy bouts of tongue-lashing, Barack Obama signaled he will continue pushing forward toward socialized medicine. However, it seems likely he will move incrementally through a final bill that will nationalize health care a … [Read more...]

MSNBC: Rachel Maddow Demonizes Ned Flanders

Not long ago, Democrats, chastened in the 2004 election by “values voters,” embarked upon a campaign to communicate their new-found, lifelong values. To this end, Democratic candidates began repeating the Name of Jesus more often than Billy Graham in a series of crusades and Larry David in his entire HBO series combined. But they could not long maintain the charade. On her program tonight, … [Read more...]