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Are Brad Paisley and Rand Paul the bravest men in America?

Elisabeth26 Wrote: Apr 12, 2013 11:28 AM
The libs seem to think that if the conversation doesn't start with a mea culpa and end with a fat check it isn't worthwhile or productive.

Er, no. At least not by my lights. But maybe the country singer and the first-term senator are contenders for that title according to the attorney general of the United States, Eric Holder.

In 2009, Holder famously declared in a speech that America is a "nation of cowards" because it refuses to talk about race "enough." What constitutes enough race talk in our private time seems like a hard thing to quantify, and I'm not sure Holder has any idea how to do it either.

Holder was hardly the first, nor will he be the last,...