December 18, 2017

When Will he take responsibility

When will this president ( Barack Hussein Obama ) take responsibility for anything his cabinet and appointments have done.

Obamacare Website Failure a Conservative Conspiracy?

The good folks over at Twitchy.com have assembled a sample of tweets from liberals who seem to truly believe that the failure of the healthcare.gov web site is a conservative conspiracy. http://bit.ly/1h7QC65 I wonder if our resident liberal commenters on these pages are that crazy… The Spectacle Blog

How the Left Dupes Conservative Voters

Too little serious conservative analysis of the 2012 presidential campaign has yet appeared. This is understandable. The results of the election were disheartening to the point of shock. The campaign defied all historical precedent, all commonsense interpretation. The Romney ticket should not have lost and did not deserve to lose. The Democrats, fielding the least […]

Principles of a Conservative Environmental Vision

Becky Norton Dunlop, vice president of external relations at the Heritage Foundation, who also served as a senior official in the Departments of Justice and Interior during the Reagan administration, spoke yesterday about something she said “controls almost everything we do in life.” “Principles of a Conservative Environmental Vision: The American Conservation Ethic” was the subject […]

The Best Conservative Movies of 2012

I admit to using the word “conservative” loosely — we are talking about Hollywood, after all. It here refers to those films that are at least respectful of the American experience and generally supportive of faith, family, and/or country. A film can score as much as 50 on the quality scale and 50 on the […]

Should Conservative Professors Come Out as Conservative?

Every week, in different forms — some dismissive, others tactful — the question above lands in my e-mail inbox.  It comes from conservatives who wince at the thought of an untenured professor publishing right-wing opinions. There is a sincere concern underlying the question.  It goes like this: the apotheosis of any academic’s career is tenure, […]

AP Headline: ‘Primaries Reflect Conservative Enthusiasm for 2012’

Indiana Treasurer Richard Mourdock speaks to supporters in Indianapolis, Tuesday, May 8, 2012, after he defeated incumbent Sen. Richard Lugar, R-Ind., in the primary. (AP Photo/AJ Mast) WASHINGTON (AP) – In a show of conservative enthusiasm, a tea-party backed Republican vanquished six-term Indiana Sen. Richard Lugar in a GOP primary and North Carolina voters decided […]

Science: Strong Men Vote Conservative

Via The Telegraph: Physically strong men are more likely to hold right wing political views because they believe society should be geared to personal struggle and self-preservation, an academic study claims. Researchers cite muscle-bound Hollywood action heroes like Arnold Schwarzenegger, Chuck Norris and Sylvester Stallone as evidence that aggression is linked to conservative politics. And […]

When Liberal Musicians Don’t Like Their Conservative Fans

Print Email Text Size The Spectacle Blog By Aaron Goldstein on 3.9.12 @ 11:33AM For some reason, I had Rush drummer Neil Peart on the brain this morning. I’m not sure why. I haven’t listened to any Rush music in ages. Then lo and behold, I saw Daniel Flynn’s article about Rush demanding that Rush […]

Am I No Longer Fit to Be a Conservative?

I have often thought of myself as a staunch conservative.  However, over the past five weeks I have come to realize, thanks to a solid majority of the conservative chattering class and their vitriol against Newt Gingrich, that I am, per Glenn Beck, a “closet Progressive”; per Ann Coulter, “not a real conservative”; per George […]