Category Archives: New York Times

People Who Get the Shaft

I’m tired of seeing the people who work hard and play by the rules get the shaft. Bill Clinton, quoted in Talking Right: How Conservatives Turned Liberalism into a Tax-Raising, Latte-Drinking, Sushi-Eating, Volvo-Driving, “New York Times” – Reading, Body-Piercing, Hollywood-Loving, … Continue reading

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President Bush and 9/11 Attacks

I recalled the image of Mr. Bush [George W.] sitting in a Sarasota, Florida, classroom after being informed of the Sept. 11 attacks. Instead of reacting instantly, commandingly, he just sat there for long wasted moments, with a bewildered look … Continue reading

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