Politically incorrect nuance

Last week’s kerfuffle over Rush Limbaugh’s comments about the Georgetown University law school student who opposes the Roman Catholic Church’s position on birth control (got all that?) got me thinking a few slightly subversive thoughts. The controversy contains enough red herrings for hors d’oeuvres before a winter dinner. The student called out by Limbaugh (whose […]

13 reasons to fire Obama

Jim Pethokoukis reveals 13 economic reasons Barack Obama should not be reelected in November. The charts that make the point the best way include: Essentially, this is the weakest economic recovery, in terms of GDP growth and unemployment improvement, since the Great Depression. (Contrary to what the big-government types want you to believe, the Great Depression […]

Presty the DJ for March 6

The number one British album today in 1965 was “The Rolling Stones No. 2”: The number one single today in 1965: Today in 1970, an album was released to pay for the defense in a California murder trial. You didn’t know Charles Manson was a recording “artist,” did you? The number one British single today […]