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Team Romney fights back with Mothers’ Day ad!

Posted: May 9, 2012 at 5:00 pm   /   Elections, Politics, Videos

The left wanted to create a War on Women theme, but then their natural Jacobin tendency towards hate, rage, and calumny got the better of them, and they gave Romney ammunition for the perfect response. Careful what you wish for!   Ann Romney raised 5 boys. She successfully battled breast cancer and multiple sclerosis. But […]

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Two conservative women (and one Miss America) in the Congressional Black Caucus?

Posted: May 8, 2012 at 3:20 pm   /   Elections, Politics

By now, many conservatives have heard of—and developed into a cheering section for—Mia Love, Mayor of Saratoga Springs, Utah, running for Congress in Utah’s newly drawn 4th district. Her popularity extends far beyond the borders of Utah, and for obvious reasons: she is focused, determined, radiantly optimistic, and she quotes Bastiat from memory! She is also […]

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The Government Husband

Posted: May 6, 2012 at 4:42 am   /   Politics

Paul Ryan is right that Julia portrait is “creepy” and “demeaning” As we noted on Friday, the Obama campaign has been tripping over itself a fair amount recently, and the “Life of Julia” may end up being like Obama’s Attack Watch website—an easily parodied misstep that reinforces stereotypes about Obama and his mode of governance. […]

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Obama, meet Sophocles and Aeschylus

Posted: May 2, 2012 at 11:00 am   /   Elections, Politics

Earlier today, we pointed to a video from Veterans for a Stronger America that hits Obama—hard—on his excessive demonstration in the end zone celebrating the killing of Bin Laden. James Taranto had a great piece on the subject yesterday, which, as usual, had a pithy title: A Giant Leap for Richard Nixon Obama manages to […]

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Obama and the UAW: How is any of this “fair”?

Posted: April 30, 2012 at 5:00 pm   /   Politics

Barack Obama and the left love to use the word “fairness” like a cudgel. But very little that they espouse has anything to do with actual fairness. For something to be fair, it must be “in accordance with the rules or standards; legitimate; just.” Treating people unequally under the laws is not “fair,” as it […]

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Ordering a pizza in our near future

Posted: April 29, 2012 at 4:45 pm   /   Politics, Videos

The description calls this “the ACLU s version of ordering a pizza in the future.” I am assuming, based on that, that this was once an ACLU fundraising video, but the identifying information was edited out and the video was reposted. I would expect, as irritating as the ACLU can often be, that they would […]

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Sen. Rubio establishes foreign policy stance

Posted: April 27, 2012 at 1:30 pm   /   Elections, Politics, Videos

In case you missed it, below are the video and transcript of Senator Marco Rubio’s much-anticipated talk on foreign policy delivered to the Brookings Institution on Wednesday. Some people are speculating that this is an audition for the role of vice president, in spite of Rubio’s numerous denials of interest in the nomination. Whether he […]

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Romney vs. Obama videos: The optics matter

Posted: April 27, 2012 at 9:20 am   /   Politics, Videos

In the previous post, we talked about the Obama campaign’s overreach on the “dog wars,” and how team Obama risks elevating positive stories about Romney in the process of trying to damage him. Yes, they have the MSM on their side, but general impressions manage to slip through to the American people, in spite of […]

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Romney saves drowning dog, missing teen

Posted: April 27, 2012 at 7:45 am   /   Elections, Politics

The political left gets a lot of cover and aid from the mainstream press. They can take an assault on fundamental religious liberty launched by the Obama administration and somehow turn it into a Republican-waged “War on Women.”  They can attempt to redefine marriage to include unions that it never before has, and when social […]

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