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How De Tocqueville foresaw Obama and the progressives, part two

Posted by: Phineas on April 7, 2012 at 5:54 pm » 6 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Early nineteenth century prose isn’t easy reading (meandering to the point, it seems, was an art form, then), but I’m going to have to knuckle under and read De Tocqueville’s works; the man was obviously a political Nostradamus. Here he is describing one of progressivism’s defining characteristics to a “T:” “A man’s […]

 

Weekend Open Thread

Posted by: ST on April 7, 2012 at 11:07 am » 4 Comments

I’m ready to enjoy this gorgeous weekend here in Charlotte, NC. Shopping, lunch with mom, celebrating dad’s birthday tomorrow (Lord-willing!). What’s happening in your world?

 

#Trayvon: MSM takes direct hit w/ @NBC’s firing of unnamed producer over 911 call “edit error”

Posted by: ST on April 7, 2012 at 9:37 am » 7 Comments

The NYT’s Media Decoder blog reports that an unnamed NBC producer has been fired over the now-infamous 911 call edit aired on the Today show in which it sounded like George Zimmerman brought up Trayvon Martin’s race without prompting from the 911 dispatcher (via Memeorandum): NBC News has fired a producer who was involved in […]

 

The Hill

Posted by: ST on April 7, 2012 at 8:53 am » Comments Off

SCOTUS: Clarence Thomas scolds colleagues for talking too much at oral arguments

 

Guardian

Posted by: ST on April 7, 2012 at 8:51 am » Comments Off

Oh Boy: Nasa scientist: climate change is a moral issue on a par with slavery

 

Ballot Box

Posted by: ST on April 7, 2012 at 8:50 am » Comments Off

MA Sen: Brown raises $3.4M in fight against Warren

 

ABC News

Posted by: ST on April 7, 2012 at 8:49 am » Comments Off

Campaign 2012: Checking Santorum’s delegate math: Are Romney’s numbers really inflated?

 

MSNBC

Posted by: ST on April 7, 2012 at 8:48 am » Comments Off

RIP: ‘Painter of Light’ artist Thomas Kinkade dies at age 54