First, Do No Harm…. Second, Do No Harm…. Third, Do No Harm….


Here we are in crunch time and it occurred to me: Why hasn’t the first principle of medical care itself – ”First, do no harm“ – not been the rallying cry of conservative, common sense opposition to federal takeover of health care? Not just rallying cry, but conservatives’ rhetorical cudgel-of-choice to wield against proponents of this massive (395,096-word) and [...]

Iran and the Threat of the Revolutionary Guard


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And what the Obama administration has to do to get the Mullahs’ attention.

From the Writings of David Horowitz: January 21, 2010


One of the conclusions reached in Unholy Alliance is that contemporary leftism is, in fact, largely a nihilism. Since the collapse of socialism – and really since the collapse of the international Communist monolith after the Khrushchev Report – the left hasn’t had a coherent unifying agenda. It has been split into many protesting factions [...]

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Not all media matters at Media Matters


Today, Media Matters‘ website is packed with stories slamming Republican candidate Scott Brown, who is challenging Democrat Martha Coakley for “Ted Kennedy’s seat” in Massachusetts.
The George Soros Steno Pool reports breathlessly that,
In recent days, Scott Brown, the Republican nominee in the special election for the Massachusetts U.S. Senate seat, has made numerous appearances on Fox [...]

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Palin: “I Won’t Back Off” on Death Panels


Politifact.com might have named Governor Sarah Palin’s infamous “death panels” commentary their “Lie of the Year” (even though Palin was right and President Barack Obama has told far more deserving whoppers), but that hasn’t scared her away from the subject.  To the contrary, yesterday she again sounded the alarm on government rationing of healthcare on [...]

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Why Obama Doesn’t Support the Green Revolution


This is a follow-up to yesterday’s post, called “Obama’s Shame: Revolution Continues in Iran, Sound of Silence from White House.” When I decided to write that, I wanted to use the opportunity  to explain why President Obama hasn’t condemned the violence committed by the Mad Mullahs in recent months. Because the post was long enough [...]

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Gregory Mankiw: Tax Cuts Might Accomplish What Spending Hasn’t, NYTimes.com


IMAGINE you are a physician and a patient arrives in your office with a troubling and mysterious disease. Some of the symptoms are familiar, but others are not. You have never treated anyone with quite this set of problems. via Economic View – Tax Cuts Might Accomplish What Spending Hasn’t – NYTimes.com.