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Althouse:…Once again you’ve nailed it about the Obamas

By idaflo | January 14th, 2011 | No Comments » 

Thank you Ann Althouse. Once again you’ve nailed it.

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Althouse: Michelle Obama’s lesson from the Tucson massacre: Teach your children “the value of tolerance – the practice of assuming the best, rather than the worst, about those around us.”.

Shouldn’t we learn to be perceptive, analytical, and aware that some of the individuals among us are, in fact, mentally sick and need something other than tolerance and wishful thinking about how good they might be? So why is the First Lady telling us to teach kids the opposite?….(continues HERE)

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The Tea Party is a political force, NOT just a protest movement

By idaflo | May 10th, 2010 | No Comments » 

It’s amazing to behold, the Democrats are beginning to see that folks are deeply upset ALL OVER.

From Ann Althouse:

“This is a symbol that the tea party movement and the broader limited-government agenda is huge.”

IAnn Althouset’s the center of American politics. It’s everything that we’ve been saying it is. It’s not just a protest movement; it’s a political force.”

The shocking defeat of a long-term senator — Sen. Robert F. Bennett — for the Republican Party nomination in Utah.

The response from Timothy M. Kaine, chairman of the Democratic National Committee: …. (article continues here)

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