Tag Archive for "President Obama"

Candy Crowly Admitted To Be A “Huge Mistake” At Presidential Debate

Frank Fahrenkopf, co-chair of the Commission on Presidential Debates, admitted that the Commission made a huge mistake when it selected CNN’s Candy Crowley to moderate the second presidential debate.  Crowley produced one of the pivotal moments of the campaign which she made a huge breach of debate protocol “correcting” Governor Romney regarding the ill-fated Benghazi attacks –…
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Censorship By The Politically Correct – (Pt. 2) Racism

  I did not live through the dark days of McCarthyism when there was a communist behind every bush, blacklists controlled who worked in Hollywood, liberal college professors had trouble obtaining tenure or getting published and conformity was forced down everyone’s throats in the name of “social norms,” but I guarantee you that I know…
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Vietnam, Mali and the Al Qaeda Hydra

  What do Vietnam and Mali have in common? Well, both are former French colonies. Both experienced (and still are experiencing in Mali) armed uprisings by a significant portion of the population; both have had external forces arrive to help those doing the uprising; the French government made a decision to act militarily in support…
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I Want My Country Back!!

  A little more than a year ago a good friend of mine from the left wrote a very interesting piece about seeing a sign in a neighbor’s yard which proclaimed “I want my country back.”  Seeing this sign, my friend wrote, drove her to tears because she felt that “it was her country too.”  To…
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Journalism As Profession Dies With Contrasting Coverage Of Bush, Obama Inaugurations

  Profusely thanking MSNBC for their “help” during President Obama’s first term in office, senior Obama adviser Valerie Jarrett’s remarks killed a little part of me.  A news agency should not be “thanked” for helping the partisan antics of either party, its sole job is to report the news.  Reporting the news is a job at…
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Obama Inaugural – Ask Not What You Can Do For Your Country

Tomorrow’s official inauguration of President Obama for his second term will be followed Monday by a $100,000,000 publicly funded party for a President elected by vilifying wealth.  Highlighting the public portion of the festivities will be the President’s inaugural address.  In contrast to past great inaugural addresses calling for national unity and selfless sacrifice, Obama’s…
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Obama’s Socialism Doesn’t Work In The Classroom Either

  An economics professor at a local college made a statement that he had never failed a single student before b…ut had recently failed an entire class. That class had insisted that Obama’s socialism worked and that no one would be poor and no one would be rich, a great equalizer. The professor then said,…
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Another African State Falls to Islamist Extremists

Photo courtesy of Times of London   Mali is a landlocked country (a former French colony) on the west coast of Africa; it’s primary claim to fame is that it is the location of the fabled city of Timbuktu. It also has a lot of gold. It shares a border with Algeria, Côte d’Ivoire and…
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Top 10 Thinking Right Stories For 2012

   Operating only since September 1, 2012, Thinking Right generated 176,134 hits during its first four months of existence.  34 different stories generated at least 1,000 hits and the number and quality of comments was generally pretty good.  All in all I am very happy with the start.  First up is the top ten list…
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Can Obama’s “Hunker Down And Hide” Strategy Work For Another Four Years?

  Playing out before the entire country is a pattern repeated from four years ago.  President Obama and the Democrats use an electoral win to try to steamroll through a single project within weeks of taking office and then . . . hunker down and hide.  Four years ago a Democrat dominated House and Senate…
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Egyptians Storm The Castle

Photo credit: GIANLUIGI GUERCIA/AFP/Getty Images   President Morsi fled the presidential palace today just ahead of a mob of protesters. What makes this action unique for Egypt is that the army did not fire on the unarmed protesters. Under Mubarak, it is likely that the response would have been deadly. However, that does not mean…
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Obama Trying To Duplicate Failure Of Democratic Dominated California

  Facing up to  $335,000,000,000 in debt, California is just “living the dream” – the Democratic dream.  (California’s Debt)  California is controlled by Democrats at every level of government with a Democratic Governor, Democratic State Senate, Democratic State Legislatures and a judiciary dominated by liberals California has been the perfect laboratory for the great “Democratic”…
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