Monthly Archives: October 2013

The Know Nothing President-cy

Rob Reiner aka Meathead: ‘Obama Is Right Around Where Reagan Was’ Politically Obama out of credibility — on domestic and foreign policy As many as 80% of people who don’t have a company-hosted plan or insurance through the Medicare … Continue reading

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Education about education

Veteran teacher: The key failing of school reform over decades By Valerie Strauss September 29 at 11:21 am Patrick Welsh was an English teacher at T.C. Williams High School in Alexandria, Va., for 43 years before retiring in June. He … Continue reading

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Ideology is ignorance

Ideology is what has won in the shutdown debate The shutdown of good governance By Fred Hiatt, Published: October 6 If a country proves unable to govern itself, you expect to find a historical explanation. A plague, maybe, or … Continue reading

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Screwing US

October 28, 2010, 9:01 pm On Wall Street: All Reward, No Risk By WILLIAM D. COHAN For the life of me, I can’t figure out why Wall Street bankers, traders and executives get paid so much money year after year … Continue reading

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Explaining the Tea Party

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FACT Obama not a Leader

Conservatives are finally right: Obama is not a dictator. He’s a bystander. I don’t get to say this very often, so let me seize the opportunity: I agree entirely with Krauthammer. And I welcome conservatives to their new and more … Continue reading

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