Lord, if only it were so easy! one can almost hear a million narcissistic, messianic aspiring executive branch wannabes cry: Two years ago three year-old Jesse Koczon became a YouTube star when video of his I want to be Governor but can’t! tantrum hit the web.
Yesterday Chris Christie granted Jesse’s wish, and, boy did this kid and his brother ever take advantage of their first press conference. While in general I would prefer the youth of America aspire to careers not predicated on establishing electoral fiefdoms over their fellow citizens, I nevertheless must admit that when little Jesse described his governing style as akin to that of “a maniac” on Good Morning America I found his candor very refreshing.
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?
H/T to National Review Online