Tag: Tea Party Movement

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Current Events, Political Culture

Political Culture: America – Too Big To Fail?

How did the Tea Party force a stupid deal, prove itself unfit to govern ... AND simultaneously send the economy over a cliff? Jon Cummings...

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Dw. Dunphy On… Absolute Double-Dip — We Are Going There

In spite of what the financial pundits say, Popdose's Dw. Dunphy says double-dip recession is not only possible, but inevitable....

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Political Culture: Absolutism Sucks! (Relatively Speaking)

Conservatives now claim the Constitution as their own -- yet couldn't bring themselves to read it in its entirety on the House floor. Jon...

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Current Events, Political Culture

Political Culture: The Not-So-Great Society

Now is the summer of our discontent … arriving on the heels of a spring, winter, autumn and previous summer that roiled in similar...

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Political Culture: Reasons to Be Hopeful (Or Not) on Tax Day

Happy Tax Day! A special shout-out to those of you who are operating under the delusion that your taxes have gone up this year – a belief...

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Political Culture: How To Train Your Teafoxlican

We’re supposedly just three days away from the final House votes on health care, and still nobody’s sure how it’s going to go. If you...

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Political Culture: Those Condescending Elites!

Just in time for last weekend’s National Tea Party convention – an event which will be remembered mostly for the way Sarah Palin had...

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Books, Current Events, Political Culture

Political Culture: Ayn Rand Takes a (Midas) Mulligan

When I was a senior in college, instead of prepping for a career as a Rand-ian Master of the Universe with high-level courses in economics...

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Political Culture: A Liberal Reads Ayn Rand

Objectivism is back, baby! Don’t take my word for it – just check out this cover of the libertarian monthly Reason, which offers up a...