Tag Archive: American Exceptionalism

Obama Finally Defends American Exceptionalism… After Turning Us Into Europe


“I believe in American exceptionalism, just as I suspect that Brits believe in British exceptionalism and the Greeks believe in Greek exceptionalism.” Those words were spoken by President Obama during a press conference in France back in 2009. The president took a lot of heat for that remark from conservatives at the time, and it…

The Presidency Should Not Be a Participation Trophy


There’s been a lot of talk about the participation trophy in recent years – you know, that prize we hand out to every member of our children’s intramural sports team at the end of each season, regardless of how well they play. Many people believe it’s become a cultural symbol of how politically-correct we’ve become…