The selective indignation of many of those clamoring about alleged minority voter disenfranchisement in Florida reveals that their primary concern is not to restore integrity to the election process, but to win political points and elections.
California State Assemblywoman Jackie Goldberg, D-Los Angeles, was furious about Tuesday's San Francisco Chronicle story on her bill, AB1649, which would give employment and housing protections to transsexuals, transgender people and people whose behavior is "different from that traditionally associated with a person's sex at birth."
Today's column is given over to comments about American liberty, independence and the Declaration approved 225 years ago:
In an alarming development, it turns out members of Congress aren't the only ones refusing to read the Constitution. Last week at a meeting of the U.S. Conference of Mayors in Detroit, various mayors were endorsing statehood for the District of Columbia.
While watching John Stossel's ABC News special, "Tampering With Nature," I felt like a citizen of those not-so-long-ago "captive nations" who learned the truth of what was going on not from their own leaders and the controlled media, but from the Voice of America and Radio Free Europe.
Imagine yourself as George W. Bush.
(BEG ITAL)If you really want to hear about it, the first thing you'll probably want to know is where I was born, and what my lousy childhood was like, and how my parents were occupied and all before they had me, and all that David Copperfield kind of crap, but I don't feel like going into it, if you want to know the truth.(END ITAL)