• ALL LANDS “WERE MADE FOR YOU AND ME”?

    ALL LANDS “WERE MADE FOR YOU AND ME”?

    Super Bowl ads are sometimes memorable and original but one of the oddest this year came from Chrysler's Jeep Renegade. It used “This Land is Your Land, This Land is My Land,” with the original lyrics, but from the second verse on they dropped familiar American imagery and substituted gauzy…

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  • A PERSONAL NOTE TO MY RADIO FAMILY

    A PERSONAL NOTE TO MY RADIO FAMILY

    All those who listen regularly to my radio show know how much I value the privilege of speaking to this eager, enlightened audience every weekday, year-round. I have been unapologetically fanatical about broadcasting whenever, however I can; in eighteen years of national syndication, I've never missed more than four days…

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  • INSULTING MODERATES: NO FORMULA FOR G.O.P. MAJORITY

    INSULTING MODERATES: NO FORMULA FOR G.O.P. MAJORITY

    With John Boehner safely installed for another term as Speaker and Jeb Bush emerging as apparent frontrunner in the presidential race, Republicans activists must break the bad habit of demonizing moderates. Insults to the crucial swing voters who decide every election inevitably undermine GOP hopes for a durable governing majority.…

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  • NOT DOUBLING DOWN; A WHOLE NEW DECK

    NOT DOUBLING DOWN; A WHOLE NEW DECK

    Unfortunately, too many conservatives give the president credit he doesn't deserve regarding his State of the Union agenda. Senator Ted Cruz, House leaders Steve Scalise and Jeb Hensarling, have all suggested that Obama has “doubled down” on his agenda. The blackjack definition for “doubling down” is to “hold your existing…

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  • OBAMA TELLS YOUNG: LAWS CONTROL EVERYTHING IN LIFE

    OBAMA TELLS YOUNG: LAWS CONTROL EVERYTHING IN LIFE

    A teenaged YouTube star asked the president a question that stumped him. “I never really followed politics that much” said Bethany Mota. “Why should the younger generation be interested in politics, and why should it matter to them?” After brief stammers and stalls, Obama offered this: “The reason we even…

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  • Rand Paul and His Papa Problem

    Rand Paul and His Papa Problem

    Why should the pathetic ravings of a 79-year-old retired Congressman from the far political fringe help to determine the outcome of the upcoming race for the GOP Presidential nomination? Because the recent outbursts of former-Representative Ron Paul (Libertarian-Mars) place his son, Senator Rand Paul, in an all-but-untenable position that could…

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  • “Sniper” Hits the Target

    “Sniper” Hits the Target

    The record-breaking success of Clint Eastwood's AMERICAN SNIPER has shocked the Hollywood establishment and produced angry denunciations from Tinseltown leftists. SNIPER earned more than $100,000,000 its first weekend in wide release—the strongest opening for any war movie, ever. It also counted as the top January opening in history—easily beating AVATAR,…

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  • Poll Gives Edge to GOP Mainstream

    Poll Gives Edge to GOP Mainstream

    According to conventional wisdom, strident activists will dominate the Republican primaries, but a new poll suggests otherwise. A CBS news survey asked self-identified Republicans whether or not they wanted to see various candidates run for president. A plurality of GOP voters had negative responses to the candidacy of many candidates…

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