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‘Cause its replacement is gonna cost the service station guy more.
“Okay. Then raise the price of the replacement gas, when it arrives with its higher tag. It’s like the looters in New Orleans. They say they need the stuff, desperate times that have changed the game. But they go for the guns and ammo at the Wal-Mart, and TV sets, as well as chow. Ever try to munch on a 30-ought-6 shell — or watch TV in a city without electricity?”
I saw a guy on Fox TV today ask the police chief of Miami why he figured the cops in New Orleans weren’t stopping the looting — shooting the looters. And he said the days of shooting looters are now far behind us.
“That may be a small comfort for Miamians. But at least they built the place above sea level.”
A man of faith in a godless age is hitting Americans where it hurts.
Mr. and Mrs. American Spectator Reader, let P.J. O’Rourke talk sense to your kids.
In Britain, defending your property can get you life.
The debacle of this president’s administration is both a cause and a symptom of the decline of American values. Unless Congress impeaches him, that decline will go on unchecked. An eminent jurist surveys the damage and assesses the chances for the recovery of our culture.
It won’t take long for conservatives to scratch this presidential wannabe off their 2008 scorecard.
The American Christmas, like the songs that celebrate it, makes room for everybody under the rainbow. Is that why so many people seem to be hostile to it?
Was the President done in by the economy, or by the politics of the economy?