This amendment itself mean nearly nothing to me, but I suppose I support it about like I’d support an amendment banning Girl Scout hot Jello wrestling. Considering the frequency of the offense, it’s not at the top or my list of priorities.
What does offend me, however, is that the Republican Senate can completely alienate the base with phony immigration reform, profligate spending, etc., and then think we’re going to get all warm and mushy over a flag burning amendment. They think we’re a bunch of bumpkins that only need to be thrown a little red meat occasionally so that we’ll play nice. “Well, geyooollie… dem boys really is one of us! Dey won’t let the twelve million illegal aliens burn the guverment-subsidized flag we provided them through Medicare! I loves ‘em!”p>Blech… br> —
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?