Archive for September 29th, 2008

The liberal perspective on Sarah Palin was articulated for them, before they realized how, and why, they hated her so much, by Canadian writer Heather Mallick. Her column at CBC.com describes Palin has been vigorously criticized for saying Palin offers the “toned-down version of the porn actress look,” and attacking people in small towns as […]


Hollywood heroes offering thoughtful analysis is a rare thing, and I have none of that to share. Instead, it’s just more of the same – people who make their livings reading scripts reciting the words they hear repeated constantly. First, Ashton and Demi with a talk that speaks for itself. And then there’s Ashley Judd, […]


Wondering who is to blame for the failure of the bailout bill to pass? Must be Michael Moore, who campaigned against it on his website. This bailout’s mission is to protect the obscene amount of wealth that has been accumulated in the last eight years. It’s to protect the top shareholders who own and control […]


Should John McCain have been leading the mutiny? The House on Monday defeated a $700 billion emergency rescue for the nation’s financial system, ignoring urgent warnings from President Bush and congressional leaders of both parties that the economy could nosedive into recession without it. Stocks plummeted on Wall Street even before the 228-205 vote to […]


The liberal mind is a wonderful thing to behold. The New York Times has a story today indicating the difficulty union activists are having flipping their voters to Obama. They blame that difficulty on racism. Still, Mr. Obama’s race has complicated labor’s efforts. When canvassers knock on doors, some voters do not acknowledge race explicitly, […]