R.I.P. Happy Warrior

Five years ago today we lost the great Andrew Breitbart, one of conservatism’s bravest and strongest warriors. His loss is felt by the conservative movement every day, but we continue to be spurned on by his example to be fearless and always “walk towards the fire.” While he was no fan of Donald Trump […]

Sunday Open Thread 

On this date in 1789 the first Electoral College elected George Washington the first President of the United States. 

Sunday Open Thread 

Friday Open Thread 

I’m not hopeful but I’m not hopeless either. 44 left a pig mess internationally. My darker impulses make me feel like it’s Winter 1914 but I hope to God that’s wrong.

Godspeed 45… we need you to succeed and be serious and sober. 

“Father, forgive them, for they do not know what they are doing.

Let me see if I have the facts correct:

1. DePaul University a Vincentian*, Roman Catholic University founded in 1898 in the United States of America forbids Ben Shapiro from speaking on their campus. 2. DePaul University had security forces meet Mr. Shapiro on the border of their campus, threatening him with arrest if […]

Monday Open Thread

If the 58% of white voters who voted for Trump are "racists," what are the 95% of black voters who voted for Obama? pic.twitter.com/FklT9lDAyF

— Larry Elder (@larryelder) November 13, 2016

Random Post-Election Thoughts

1. Well, I have to say, I didn’t see this coming at all. And while like many of you I’m flavoring my coffee with liberal tears this morning, I’m also enjoying it with a big heaping helping of crow. I’ll just admit it right now: I was wrong. I underestimated Trump from the very […]

60 Years: The Song Remains The Same

This is one of my favorite videos to watch around election time, a fun montage of American campaign ads going all the way back to Eisenhower. It’s interesting to see how political advertising has evolved over the years, yet retained many of the same basic messages in campaign after campaign. Make of that what […]

Poker, Straight, Two Faced

Here is Jonoathan Rauch, in the New York Times, highlights what is wrong with out politics — justifying lying — so long as it’s done in order to get things done. Here’s a taste:

Often, the only way to get something done is to have separate private and public truths. Behind closed doors, nothing […]

10 Things Republican Politicians Can Do To Turn America Red

Yesterday I posted about how the Democrats are able to beat us because they’re focused only on farming for votes rather than doing anything worthwhile for Americans. It’s corrupt and despicable, but sadly effective. The good news is, it is possible for us to beat them at their own game. And best of all, […]