January 19, 2019

Chen Guancheng and the Myth of American Decline

Print Email Text Size The Spectacle Blog By Reid Smith on 5.4.12 @ 1:14PM There has been an ongoing discussion, these past few years, among those scholarly opinion-makers in politics, the media and the professoriate that America is in a state of inevitable and irreversible decline. Let’s call them the “declinists.” They readily accept the […]

The Myth of Bad Republican Candidates

Repeat a big Democrat talking point often enough, and it becomes the truth.  There is a certain liberal narrative that has recently filtered down to many independents and even some conservatives: the idea that the current crop of Republican candidates is weak, wanting, and worrisome.  The lament is, “Hell’s bells, the guy in the White […]