How Oprah’s sob stories became America’s politics.
I am sick and tired of leftist media accounts portraying the would-be car bomber Faisal Shahzad as a poor aggrieved suburban guy who ran into financial difficulties and lost his house. Typical of these tear-jerkers is The New York Times front page article entitled “Money Woes, Long Silences and Islamic Zeal.”
The Times article quotes an [...]
In a visually compelling format Glenn Beck heaped justified ridicule on one of the many false precepts of progressivism, to wit, that it is somehow “unfair” that some people have more money than others.
To do this, Beck gave President Obama (and his audience) the silent treatment on his TV show. (video link)
As a video clip showed the president [...]
I admit it sounds good. Who doesn’t want to put an end to childhood obesity? We all have a stake in this fight. Obesity rates tripled in the past 30 years, and as a result American children may face a shorter expected lifespan than their parents. So what is the answer?
Michelle Obama’s answer includes a [...]