It will probably come as a surprise to many people, both friend and foe alike, that I am opposed to any attempt to fire Ward Churchill for the essay (now part of a book) that has become notorious in which he denounces his own country as a genocidal empire, supports America’s [...]
The arrest of Chile’s counter-revolutionary general, Augusto Pinochet, and the approach of the 40th anniversary of the Cuban Revolution bring into focus two celebrated battles of the Cold War, in which members of my generation took passionate sides. As one who went into these battles on one side and came [...]
Last night Glenn Beck talked about how the Democrats are trying to sneak President Obama’s student loan plan into the Health Care bill.
As I’ve said before I’m a passionate Beck supporter. He’s the most important conservative commentator and the best host on Fox News. He really GETS the Left. But just as he’s ridiculously wrong [...]
ON THE MORNING OF THE ATTACKS on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, along with a million other readers of the New York Times including many who would never be able to read the paper again, I opened its pages to be confronted by a color photo showing a middle-aged couple holding hands and affecting [...]
John Guardiano Is Forgetting Commandment #1 of Responsible Political Punditry: Thou Shalt Not Talk Through Thy Hat
Guess I need to figure out the other 9 commandments so I can carve them into stone tablets.
Two blog entries that David Horowitz wrote in the fall of 2008 on the economic meltdown have stuck with me:
Beware of Talking Through Your Hat, Particularly About Economics
Many people are still talking through their hats (yeah, including me).
The article you are about to read is the most disturbing that we at frontpagemag.com have ever published. As an Internet magazine, with a wide circulation, we have been in the forefront of the effort to expose the radical Fifth Column in this country, whose agendas are at odds with the nation’s security, and whose [...]
– The Wednesday Morning Club, February 26 2010
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