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You Can't Call a Pretty Girl Pretty; What Kind of Country Are We Becoming?

Beircheart2 Wrote: Jan 11, 2013 12:01 PM
It had everything to do with PC. So you were offended. So were some others. Big deal! I'll be willing to bet there were many who weren't. So please point to that bit in the constitution were you are guaranteed the right to never be offended. I'll wait! Oh, by the way; the woman WAS pretty! And as a former pageant winner, she knew it! But nobody is complaining about her exploiting her good looks in that endeavor. Grow up folks!

Before examining the ridiculous controversy stemming from Monday night’s college football championship broadcast, let us stipulate that there are more urgent and scary ways to describe the current changes in America.

We are becoming a culture of dependency. We are becoming a neo-socialist experiment. We are becoming a dumbed-down nation unappreciative of its founders. We are losing touch with the Constitution and the very concept of liberty.

I do not argue that today’s essay is our most pressing problem. But as scores of fine writers address the various angles of our republic’s dangle from a precarious thread, I thought I’d venture...