The Bell Tower

"If government were a toaster, I'd demand a refund"
Roger Cohen “Community — a stable job, shared national experience, extended family, labor unions — has vanished or eroded. In its place have come a frenzied individualism, solipsistic screen-gaz... [More]


RFKJR “Snow is so scarce today that most Virginia children probably don’t own a sled. But neighbors came to our home at Hickory Hill nearly every winter weekend to ride saucers and Flexibl... [More]


Wetzel “The fans have been loyal customers. They’ve made everyone rich. They deserve some respect.” Nope. Fans deserve whatever they’ve paid for. A football game, a beer, a hot do... [More]


Stop! “In a year of hopping from crisis to crisis, he told ABC News, ‘we lost some of that sense of speaking directly to the American people about what their core values are and why we hav... [More]


Hey, remember that time during the campaign when Candidate Obama said he was going to cut taxes for middle class families across the country? Me too. That was awesome. This is not awesome: Gregory ... [More]


Aug
13

Another Day…

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… another puff piece This time it’s Rahm Emanuel’s brother Ezekiel who gets the powder puff treatment. Before we get to this absurdity, we might as well get to the root of where thi... [More]


Aug
07

Protesters

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Well, if you work in much of the mainstream media, it’s important to understand that there are protesters and then there are protesters. If you hail from the right, you are disrupting speech. ... [More]


LA Times “Ironically, both sides in the abortion debate can agree on this,” Northup said. “All Americans deserve to know where the next Supreme Court justice stands on Roe vs. Wade.... [More]


Mar
19

Mobocracy

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AIG Revolutionary France is no longer just a distant analogy of what we once called the American Republic. True, heads have not rolled. Yet. But the confiscation of private wealth by the public sec... [More]


Hailing his ridiculous stimulus package as the savior of America’s teetering economy, Barack Obama announced triumph in Denver. People everywhere have been talking about Franklin Roosevelt. It... [More]