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I Think I Owe an Apology to George W. Bush.

charlesthehammer Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 4:47 PM
Dear Grabber, please give me an example of taxpayer dollars given to religious organizations. I know of billions given to Solyndra and other solar power scams. I know of millions of taxpayer dollars wasted on foreign oil, instead of drilling for it in the U.S.

William F. Buckley once noted that he was 19 when the Cold War began at the Yalta conference. The year the Berlin Wall came down, he became a senior citizen. In other words, he explained, anti-Communism was a defining feature of conservatism his entire adult life. Domestically, meanwhile, the right was largely a "leave me alone coalition": Religious and traditional conservatives, overtaxed businessmen, Western libertarians, and others fed up with government social engineering and economic folly. The foreign policy battle against tyrannical statism abroad only buttressed the domestic antagonism toward well-intentioned and occasionally democratic statism at home.

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