Archive for the ‘la times’ Category

Compassion

23Oct08

You recall how the media blew things completely out of proportion a couple of weeks ago when the crowds at some McCain events got a little rowdy. It played into the “conservatives are mean” storyline that the liberal media feeds. You’re full of shit, pal. Would you be shocked to learn that liberals also get […]


LA Times

18Oct08

So the LA Times endorses Barack Obama. It is inherent in the American character to aspire to greatness, so it can be disorienting when the nation stumbles or loses confidence in bedrock principles or institutions. That’s where the United States is as it prepares to select a new president: We have seen the government take […]


Proxy Prejudice

21Sep08

Is someone spreading innuendo suggesting that Barack is Muslim? As a radio talk host and Barack blogger I have tons of material forwarded to me, and I’ve seen precious little of this. Yet, confusion over Barack’s religion persists. A Pew Research Center survey released a few days ago found that only half of Americans correctly […]


Is it by design, or just dumb luck, that Barack seems to have things going his way on the war in Iraq? Walter Russell Mead writes in the LA Times about a situation loaded with ironies. The net result, ironically, is that the antiwar candidate who predicted failure is benefiting most from the war’s success. […]