Category Archives: Political Opinion

Hillary’s Helpers

Remember those pesky syllogisms from high school? You know – major premise, minor premise, conclusion. For example: -The media generally prefers Democrats to Republicans -Hillary Clinton is a Democrat -Therefore, the media will favor Hillary Clinton in the 2016 race If anyone disputes either premise or the conclusion, please pass the Kool-Aid. Now, this is…

Pam Geller, Meet Viola Liuzzo

I was surprised and pleased, upon scouring the Internet, to find that Pamela Geller, the anti-Islam activist, is a looker. I would have supposed, listening to the many male commenters who have been denouncing her, that she must be partly bald, with most of her remaining hair sprouting from her nose and chin, and with…

On a Fast Track to National Ruin

In the first quarter of 2015, in the sixth year of the historic Obama recovery, the U.S. economy grew by two-tenths of 1 percent. And that probably sugarcoats it. For trade deficits subtract from the growth of GDP, and the U.S. trade deficit that just came in was a monster. As the AP’s Martin Crutsinger…

Killer Cops or Malicious Prosecutor?

Who killed Freddie Gray? According to Baltimore prosecutor Marilyn Mosby, Freddie was murdered in a conspiracy of six cops who imprisoned him in a police van and there assaulted and killed him. The killer was African-American officer Caesar Goodson, driver of the van, who, with a “depraved heart,” murdered Freddie. This is a summation of…

Why the Left Won’t Call Rioters ‘Thugs’

Two months ago, The New York Times published an op-ed piece by a professor of philosophy titled, “Why Our Children Don’t Think There Are Moral Facts.” This is how the professor began his piece: “What would you say if you found out that our public schools were teaching children that it is not true that…