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9th Circuit rules against marriage in California

The liberal 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in California has ruled against Proposition 8 in California, which defines marriage as between a man and a woman in the state constitution. Right off the top, the 9th Circuit begins their ruling with a phony assertion: “Prior to November 4, 2008, the California Constitution guaranteed the right …

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posted by: The Editors @ 10:26 am February 7, 2012


Marriage: Appeals court to decide fate of Prop. 8 on Tuesday

Here’s a good example of liberal bias at work in news media coverage of a controversial issue, from the Los Angeles Times: A federal appeals court is expected to rule Tuesday on the constitutionality of Proposition 8, the 2008 ballot measure that banned gay marriage in California. But this is loaded language. It isn’t neutral …

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posted by: The Editors @ 12:19 pm February 6, 2012


The Libertarian Case for Traditional Marriage

Here is a nice concise summary of the case for marriage from Maggie Gallagher at the National Organization for Marriage. There’s more reasoning in those two short pages than in a majority of the Washington State legislature. And a lengthier article on the same subject by Jennifer Roback Morse. Marriage is a naturally occurring, pre-political …

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posted by: The Editors @ 9:51 am February 4, 2012


President Obama versus religious liberty

A very strong statement on religious liberty today from Mitt Romney in the Washington Examiner: President Obama versus religious liberty The Obama administration is at it again. They are now using Obamacare to impose a secular vision on Americans who believe that they should not have their religious freedom taken away. …. My own view …

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posted by: The Editors @ 8:19 am February 3, 2012


Juan Williams turns into Al Sharpton

Though he’s on the left, so we disagree with Juan Williams on most issues, he’s always seemed like an honest and decent man. So it was pretty shocking to see this blatant play of the race card, full of Al Sharpton style demagoguery. One part stood out as particularly ugly. Williams, reviewing his debate question …

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posted by: The Editors @ 2:50 pm January 30, 2012


Cain on Romney and religion

Herman Cain on the latest media-generated controversy over Mitt Romney’s religious views (via NRO): Herman Cain refused to wade into the controversy over whether it is accurate to call Mitt Romney a Christian or not. “I’m not running for theologian in chief,” he said on CNN’s State of the Union this morning. “I’m a lifelong …

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posted by: The Editors @ 12:15 pm October 9, 2011


Dog bites man: President Obama “comfortable” with higher taxes

From the NY Times: President Obama said on Thursday that he was “comfortable” with a Senate proposal to pay for his jobs legislation with a tax surcharge on income above $1 million. “I’m fine with the approach they have taken,” Mr. Obama said when asked at a news conference about the tax proposal put forth …

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posted by: The Editors @ 11:27 am October 6, 2011


Bill Clinton wants more credit

So Bill Clinton is complaining that he’s not getting enough credit for his record as president? OK, let’s apply the George W. Bush standard (as devised by liberals): The NASDAQ peaked in January 2000 at 4572.83 The NASDAQ closed Friday (11 years later!) at 2,415.40 If President Bush was responsible for the housing bubble crash, …

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posted by: The Editors @ 11:43 am October 1, 2011


Why conservatives don’t hate Warren Buffett

E.J. Dionne’s columns don’t offer much in the way of argument or information, but they are valuable as a window into the mind of the left. For example, his column from the Washington Post website on September 28th, titled “Why conservatives hate Warren Buffett“. Maybe only a really, really rich guy can credibly make the …

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posted by: The Editors @ 10:40 am October 1, 2011


Washington Post offers press release for White House “deficit plan”

In the “news” item from the Washington Post about President Obama’s latest iteration of his same old “deficit reduction” plan, the hackery begins right up top in the title: “Obama‚Äôs debt-reduction plan: $3 trillion in savings, half from new tax revenue“. And the item begins: President Obama will announce a proposal on Monday to tame …

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posted by: The Editors @ 10:00 am September 19, 2011


Paul Krugman and the Flag Burners

There’s been a good amount of reaction to the blog post put up by Paul Krugman at the NY Times today. There’s been less reaction to the story that’s linked below Krugman’s on memorandum as I write: A group of Muslim protesters set fire to an American flag outside the US embassy in London during …

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posted by: The Editors @ 12:14 pm September 11, 2011


Yahoo News contributor equates “Hispanic” with “Illegal Immigrant”

Yahoo News posted a commentary from Democrat activist William Browning, attacking Senator John McCain of Arizona for alleging a wildfire in May was started by illegal immigrants or drug smugglers. Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., made an appalling statement June 20, regarding the Wallow Fire that was raging in his home state. The largest wildfire in …

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posted by: The Editors @ 9:02 am August 29, 2011


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