Monthly Archives: September 2011

Reminder to the ‘Civility Police’: Reagan Savaged Carter and the Democrats With the Truth

The Carter record is a litany of despair, of broken promises, of sacred trusts abandoned and forgotten. Eight million — eight million out of work. Inflation running at 18 percent in the first quarter of this year. Black unemployment at … Continue reading

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Niall Ferguson: Decline of the USA and the Rise of Asian Economies

Ferguson: Chinese economic growth has been almost 10% but more importantly China’s consumer growth has been even higher. [Editor’s Note – America’s “recovery” if that is what you want to call it is not consumer friendly, it is not investor … Continue reading

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Michael Chertoff: Current and Future Security Threats Ten Years After 9/11

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Niall Ferguson on The West and the Rest: The Changing Global Balance of Power in Historical Perspective

A one hour lecture at Chatham House speaking on history, economics, empires, and global security.

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Niall Ferguson speaks out on Paul Ryan, Paul Krugman, and America’s debt

Pardon the dopey 15 second introduction before the substance of the video begins (we didn’t edit this piece), but watch this video. The Chinese have noticed what the rest of the worlds investors pretend not to see: The United States … Continue reading

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Prof Niall Ferguson: Paul Krugman is a joke, Keynesianism is dead, China is more capitalist than we are, get the debt under control or Western Civilization is done for…

Have you ever heard one of those sports guys on the radio who can tell you the stats of every football and baseball game since 1940 right off the top of their head? Prof. Niall Ferguson is like that, but … Continue reading

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Governor Christie: Mayor Booker and Michelle Rhee are Putting Students First

“This situation is obscene and we must change it now.”

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Michelle Rhee: Some schools got their funding doubled and scores still went down…

For those of you who do not know Michelle Rhee, she is one of the stars from the hit film “Waiting for Superman”. The film is a brilliant documentary about people who made a difference or who tried to make … Continue reading

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Gov. Christie to superintendants of failing schools: I am capping your salary to what I make. If you want to qualify for a bonus your students need to show improvement.

If you care about kids or education at all this is a must see. Profiles in ridiculous: 70% of the superintendents in New Jersey make more than the governor… “You achieve I’ll pay you…”

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Sarah Palin: What We Were Saying One Year Ago About Obama’s Failed Energy Policy

Related – The latest lie from the left: Two-thirds of oil and gas leases in Gulf inactive [Sarah Palin from April 2011. Those who say that Sarah is dumb or parrot other such elite media smears just didn’t do their homework … Continue reading

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The latest lie from the left: Two-thirds of oil and gas leases in Gulf inactive

The talking point: What do you mean drill for more oil, the oil companies do not want to drill for more oil, they bought the leases and just let them sit there so we will pay Brazil to look for … Continue reading

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Gov. Rick Perry on the stream of lies from the Obama Administration. Withholding disaster funds for political reasons.

Talk about a slow response to Katrina, how about no response because you are a Republican. White House: Gov. Perry disrespected us because he would not greet us when the President flew in. The Facts: Obama flew into El Paso, … Continue reading

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Veronique de Rugy: The Alternative Minimum Tax Targets the Productive Middle Class, Not the Rich

The taxes Democrats propose to “soak the rich” always seem to miss those who they demagogue for not paying their fair share. They have been “soaking the rich” for decades and keep missing the target. Why? Veronique de Rugy is … Continue reading

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Prof. Niall Ferguson on Obama: A colossal failure of American foreign policy.

WANTED: A Grand Strategy for America By Niall Ferguson “The statesman can only wait and listen until he hears the footsteps of God resounding through events; then he must jump up and grasp the hem of His coat, that is … Continue reading

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Niall Ferguson: The Ascent of Money

This five hour series is not only very informative, it is also very entertaining. Ferguson really “gets it” and I would argue with very little of what he has to say. This is the history of money and the ascent … Continue reading

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Niall Ferguson: Civilization – Is the West History?

This is the complete documentary of the six “killer apps” or ideals that made Western Civilization great by Prof. Niall Ferguson. This six part series that explains the rise of the West, why it rose and why other civilizations did … Continue reading

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Prof. Niall Ferguson: school history lessons ‘lack all cohesion’

Niall Ferguson is one of my very favorite academics. He creates narratives based on verifiable evidence and will not hesitate to rhetorically unravel anyone who skews history or what is obvious due to ideology or partisanship. Niall Ferguson is a site … Continue reading

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Andrew Klavan: Left vs Right – Why Are Conservatives So Mean?

Why Are Conservatives So Mean? – Financial Crisis 101 – [Note – This is a fabulously brilliant explanation of what happened and who caused it in 3 1/2 minutes] Night of the Living Government – “It always makes me feel … Continue reading

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Andrew Klavan: Western Culture vs …..

The History of Western Culture in 2 1/2 Minutes –  Multiculturalism Explained – Anti-Semitism – Ground Zero Mosque –  

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Andrew Klavan: Lies! Deceit! Treachery! You Too Can Be a Mainstream Media Reporter!

Just how corrupt is the elite media? Andrew Klavan: The Extremists are Coming! More on elite media corruption and how they try to manipulate the Overton Window. Andrew Klavan: How the elite media lied to us about the economy, the … Continue reading

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Andrew Klavan: How to Behave During an Islamic Massacre

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Examining Black Loyalty to Democrats

Alfonzo Rachel:

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Andrew Klavan: Leftist programs achieve the opposite of their stated intent. Environmental rules hurt more people than pollution.

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Andrew Klavan: The Ryan Plan vs the Obama Plan

Note – In this video Klavan tells us that the USA has the second highest corporate tax rate in the world. At the time this video was made that was true, however Japan, Canada and many other countries have since … Continue reading

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Andrew Klavan: Michele Bachmann Makes a Gaffe

If you ask the elite media only Republicans make occasional verbal gaffs…

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Andrew Klavan: Limbaugh, Beck and Coulter Are Nazis and I know that because the elite media tells me so!

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Andrew Klavan: Elite Leftist Hollywood Culture vs. Reality

Andrew Klavan is a noted Hollywood screen writer and author.

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Andrew Klavan: Politicians Talk Crap (Parts I &II)

Andrew Klavan is a respected author and Hollywood screen writer. Part I – Campaign Lies – Part II – Health Care Lies –

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Andrew Klavan: Are You a Racist? A Frank Conversation.

UPDATE: Joe Nicks – Don’t Be Intimidated By the Race Hustling Democrats 

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Andrew Klavan: Political Correctness Kills

A brilliant short lecture on euphemisms and propaganda techniques using humorous examples.

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