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The Benghazi Hearing as Rorschach Test

The big news that came out of the marathon Benghazi hearing is that the coronation of Hillary Clinton is proceeding on course. She came off as calm under fire from Republicans. At times, when the pols from both sides were sparring, she just sat there looking bored. Nothing, I suspect, that transpired over those many…

You Want Free Stuff, Vote for Me!

There was a lot of talk at the Democratic presidential debate about an issue near and dear to the hearts of liberals: income inequality. It’s too bad Hillary and the gang didn’t have the courage to speak some inconvenient truths about why some people are on the wrong end of the income inequality stick. I…

If Torture is Wrong, Why Did They Televise the Democratic Debate?

Here are a few things I was thinking while watching the Democratic presidential debate: Hillary Clinton says she’s not campaigning on her last name. But if she had a different last name we wouldn’t even know who she was. The five lefties on stage make freshmen at Oberlin College sound like right-wingers. Bernie Sanders makes…

If Armed Guards Can Protect Our Money, Why Not Our Kids?

It may not be welcome news to some gun enthusiasts, the ones who think there are no restrictions on their right to bear arms, but there are. None of our rights come without limits. The First Amendment says we have freedom of speech. But we can’t falsely yell fire in a crowded theater, without getting…

Should We Give the Oregon Mass Murderer What He Craved — Recognition?

If you watched any of the coverage on television of the mass shooting at that community college in Oregon, you probably heard Sheriff John Hanlin repeatedly tell reporters that he would never publicly utter the name of the shooter. Sheriff Hanlin isn’t alone. According to the Wall Street Journal the sheriff “is one of a…