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Nemesis moves in on Pennsylvania Avenue.

Nemesis, the ancient mythological Greek goddess whose job it is to take down those guilty of hubris, is now living fulltime in the Obama White House.

Nemesis moves in on Pennsylvania Avenue.
posted on: Jul 10, 2014 | author: Paul Gleiser

Out of the shadow thanks to the IRS.

Purely for the mental exercise, let’s imagine that during the presidency of George W. Bush it came to light that the IRS singled out MoveOn.org or Planned Parenthood or some other liberal group for special scrutiny.

Out of the shadow thanks to the IRS.
posted on: Jun 26, 2014 | author: Paul Gleiser

The Cantor earthquake.

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor’s seismic defeat in the Virginia GOP primary should give comfort to no one in the ruling class.

The Cantor earthquake.
posted on: Jun 12, 2014 | author: Paul Gleiser

The Obama military deficit.

It is increasingly clear that on the U.S. armed forces of which he is commander-in-chief, Obama has no clue whatsoever.

The Obama military deficit.
posted on: Jun 5, 2014 | author: Paul Gleiser

That our vets not have suffered in vain.

Tragic as the VA scandal has been for the veterans and their families who have suffered and in many cases died from the department’s bureaucratic intransigence, the episode is perhaps useful anyway.

That our vets not have suffered in vain.
posted on: May 29, 2014 | author: Paul Gleiser

The Great Society at 50.

Fifty years ago today, President Lyndon Johnson gave a speech at the University of Michigan in which he first proposed what he called the “Great Society.” So what of the Great Society on its 50th birthday? Sadly, there’s little to celebrate.

The Great Society at 50.
posted on: May 22, 2014 | author: Paul Gleiser

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