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LEGENDARY ICON DIES, AGE 61: RIP “CONSERVATISM”

  CONSERVATISM, the darling of intellectuals and upstarts in her prime, has died. The news was confirmed Tuesday, Jan 19 through various publicists and pundits.   The world has lost so many wonderful artists and thinkers this last year, but … Continued

Muslim Clerk Denies Woman From Marrying Christian Man

Actually, that didn’t happen. Yet. At least, not that we know of. But it could. Muslim women are forbidden from marrying outside their faith. It’s specifically banned by the Koran. It presents a quandary for Muslims in positions of government. Rowan … Continued

Reagan Didn’t Shut Down, Neither Will Rick Perry

SUMMER, 1979: The campaign for Gov. Ronald Reagan revealed it was out of money. Not only had they used up their $1.3 million money stash, but they weren’t pulling in the donors they had hoped. Many were discounting the candidate … Continued

The Cult of Trump – Obama Déjà Vu

COMPETITION IS GOOD – POPULISM IS NOT It’s great to have competition. Conservatives believe in the power of fair competition to improve, streamline and ultimately expand things – especially in politics, where multiple challengers can cause others to be better candidates. … Continued

Proof of Low Expectations: Civics Test is “Dangerous?!”

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The leadership in the GOP-dominated Wisconsin legislature has pushed forward a measure (AB 194) that would require high schools in the state to administer a civics test before handing them a diploma. The tests most often proposed are 100 questions long, and … Continued

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