“And so part of the reason that our politics seems so
tough right now, and facts and science and argument does not seem
to be winning the day all the time, is because we’re hard-wired not
to always think clearly when we’re scared.”
— Barack Obama, October 16th Democrat fundraiser
By Asher Embry
O says our thinking’s just not clear: We’re scared, our
His view: it’s not his policies which make tea parties strong.
He thinks we just can’t comprehend; remember, we’re the ones
O views as silly, bitter hicks who cling to God and guns.
We’ve tried to disabuse him but he always does
That he, and no one else, must be the smartest in the room.
On that he’s quite delusional, oblivious; it’s grim —
O’s always being rolled by Ahmadinejad and Kim.
But still he presses onward with his fundamental
Dismissing our objections as irrational derange.
It’s simply inconceivable that we could disagree.
There’s no one left for him to blame except for you and me.
We noticed all the people who he’s thrown beneath the
And knew it wouldn’t take much time before he’d get to us.
(You can read more of Asher Embry’s Political Verse at www.politicalverse.com.)
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?