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Aurora Colorado Mass Murder at Batman Movie will have No Effect on Gun Control because of People like George Will

Aurora Colorado Mass Murder at Batman Movie will have No Effect on Gun Control because of People like George Will

I don’t usually watch the Sunday morning political talk shows because I can’t stand all the cross-talk when there isn’t somebody funny like Bill Maher to interrupt them with a good joke. (Needless to say, I am a huge fan of Real Time.) But, this morning I watched the whole hour of This Week with George Stephanopoulos about “The Tragedy in Colorado” that unfortunately includes George Will as a regluar roundtable guest. George Will, like every “good” conservative following the…

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Democratic Pragmatism vs GOP Ideology

Democratic Pragmatism vs GOP Ideology

The flap over the Obama administration’s contraception regulation under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act highlights the electoral choice we have before us in November. For a Democratic president and for most of his supporters, the central issue is women’s health in general and their ability to access safe contraception in particular.  The plan is a pragmatic response to a public policy imperative. Republicans on the other hand see nothing beyond their blind opposition on principle to the federal…

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George Will’s Denunciation of Denim

George Will’s Denunciation of Denim

I can’t decide if George Will’s latest column is a sign that he thinks everything is going well now that we have an intelligent man in the White House or if its and early indication that he’s starting to lose his mind. Yesterday he took a break from politics and the economy so that he could lash out against blue jeans.  Yes, George Will says those jeans you are wearing right now are one of the root causes of the…

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