September 27, 2020

Dems Better Put Some Ice on That ‘Rape’ Talk

The other day I received an e-mail from the suddenly famous Sandra Fluke under the simple heading “Legitimate rape.”  Presuming that the message was not exactly personal, I deleted it, but I could have guessed its tone and tenor.  Indeed, I had heard more about Rep.  Todd Akin’s unfortunate choice of words on the subject […]

Why Some Government Spending Is Better Than Others . . .

Print Email Text Size The Spectacle Blog By Hunter Baker on 2.24.12 @ 10:46AM We are hearing a great deal at the moment about government austerity, especially in Europe, as various states attempt to deal with massive budget crises resulting from a combination of low growth, bad demographics, and overly rich welfare programs. European Central […]

For Some CPAC Viewers, Romney Doth Protest Too Much

Print Email Text Size The Spectacle Blog By Kyle Peterson on 2.10.12 @ 7:48PM Mitt Romney gave a deeply conservative speech Friday at the Conservative Political Action Conference, but those who question the frontrunner’s sincerity said it was all campaign and no conviction. “It just doesn’t bubble up like it does with Newt or Santorum,” […]

Some Thoughts on “Thanks”

Print Email Text Size The Spectacle Blog By Reid Smith on 11.24.11 @ 10:00AM When we say “thanks,” we offer an expression of our gratitude. The following can best be described as my humble expression on behalf of a friend who served our country — who has dedicated himself to an important cause, and one […]