Daily Archives: May 20, 2013

How Should Leftists Respond to the Economy under President Obama?

I was reading a Forbes article yesterday: Economically, Could Obama Be America’s Best President?  The Dow has been doing very well lately, and some have argued that this has contributed to a growth in federal revenue that has helped to … Continue reading

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Ambrose’s Nixon: The Triumph of a Politician 4

I have five items for my blog post today on Stephen Ambrose’s Nixon: The Triumph of a Politician, 1962-1972.  We’re in July-December 1967. 1.  Richard Nixon liked to say “let me make it perfectly clear”, and variations of that phrase.  … Continue reading

Posted in History, Iraq War, john birch society, Political Philosophy, Politics, Ronald Reagan, Social Skills

A Tiny Speck in a Vast Universe

For my write-up today on Herman Wouk’s The Language God Talks: On Science and Religion, I’d like to feature Wouk’s quotation of theoretical physicist Richard Feynman on page 65.  Feynman states: “It doesn’t seem to me that this fantastically marvelous … Continue reading

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