Posts Tagged: James Madison


240 Years and Counting… Notes on the Declaration & the Constitution

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Two hundred and forty years ago our founding fathers decided to risk their lives and livelihoods to begin a new nation by signing the Declaration of Independence. It was, in the eyes of the British, nothing less than treason… which indeed it was. Although the skirmishes that led to the break had been going on… Read more »

No you don't, sparky [Reader Post]

No you don’t, sparky [Reader Post]

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Keith Koffler has let us know that Barack Obama is taking 2012 off from Congress:

“In terms of the president’s relationship with Congress in 2012,” Mr. Earnest said at a briefing, “the president is no longer tied to Washington, DC”

Say What? 10-3-2010 edition [Reader Post]

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Liberals: Obama regulatory czar Cass Sunstein, on helping us make “right choices”: “[T]here’s a little Homer Simpson in all of us. Sometimes we have self-control problems, sometimes we’re impulsive and that in these circumstances, both private and public institutions, without coercing, can make our lives a lot better. Once we know that people are human… Read more »