November 2010

The Obama Fabulists

by Victor Davis Hanson National Review Online During the 2008 campaign, Barack Obama was billed as a cool rationalist — a sober and judicious intellectual so unlike the inattentive and twangy “smoke ’em out” George W. Bush, so rational in contrast to the herky-jerky and frenetic John McCain. Share This

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Christians Behaving Like Islamists?

Egyptian Islamists project their own means and methods. by Raymond Ibrahim Hudson New York   The persecution of Egypt’s Coptic minority is taking an ironic, and dangerous, turn: Islamist leaders are now projecting the worst traits of radical Islam onto Egypt’s Christians. Share This

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Stay Worried

by Victor Davis Hanson PJ Media Economics 101 What worries me about President Obama is really one general issue: his very concrete enjoyment of the good life as evidenced by his golf outings, Martha’s Vineyard vacations, and imperial entourages that accompany him abroad, and yet his obvious distrust of the private sector and the success …

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What the Election Was Not About

by Victor Davis Hanson PJ Media I. Communication — As If You Would Have Liked My Agenda Had You Just Been More Informed President Obama’s postmortem press conference was a near disaster. He seemed subdued, but also sometimes petulant — still convinced that we, in fear and distrust, “lashed out” in anger at the doctor …

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America Just Checked into Rehab

by Victor Davis Hanson Tribune Media Services On Tuesday, voters rejected President Obama’s attempt to remake America in the image of an imploding Europe — not just by overwhelmingly electing Republican candidates to the House, but by preferring dozens of maverick conservatives who ran against the establishment. Share This

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Obama Doesn’t Get It

by Victor Davis Hanson National Review Online President Obama came close, but he still just cannot admit that his radical policies and their effects on the economy are the cause of his devastating political rebuke. Share This

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Offensive Jihad: The One Incontrovertible Problem with Islam

by Raymond Ibrahim PJ Media A recent MEMRI report titled “Arab Columnists: Stop Talking About Offensive Jihad,” alludes to the ultimate problem between Islam and the non-Muslim world: offensive jihad, or jihad al-talab — the Islamic imperative to subjugate the world. Share This

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The Inexplicables

by Victor Davis Hanson PJ Media I. More Debt, Please? Please explain this: Barack Obama entered office; nationalized healthcare; ran up record $1 trillion deficits; promised to hike taxes on the rich; pushed cap and trade through the House; took over large chunks of banks, insurance companies, and auto corporations; made hard-left appointments from Van …

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