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The Need to Explain

Positive Force Wrote: Nov 14, 2012 10:21 PM
Thomas So well is wiser than the entire Democrat party combined.
va1234 Wrote: Nov 14, 2012 10:54 PM
Sowell is a hack who writes whayt makes him money, nothing more.
Positive Force Wrote: Nov 14, 2012 11:13 PM
That is the dumbest thought you have ever had. Read Sowell's book: Basic Economics and then come back here and say you are sorry you idiot.
rightmostofthetime Wrote: Nov 15, 2012 1:46 AM
And you are just a hack who makes no money. Simple, huh?
geotay Wrote: Nov 14, 2012 10:43 PM
His profundity is without equal and just as importantly, he does it with words 'everyone' can understand.

The most successful Republican presidential candidate of the past half century-- Ronald Reagan, who was elected and reelected with landslide victories-- bore little resemblance to the moderate candidates that Republican conventional wisdom depicts as the key to victory, even though most of these moderate candidates have in fact gone down to defeat.

One of the biggest differences between Reagan and these latter-day losers was that Reagan paid great attention to explaining his policies and values. He was called "the great communicator," but much more than a gift for words was involved. The issues that defined Reagan's vision were things he...