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The Celebrity Presidency

SdAufKla Wrote: Feb 25, 2013 6:55 PM
Prog-libs believe that "there is virtually no area of... life that excludes, or should exclude, government intervention." No doubt. Political commissars, block watchers, children ratting out their parents for anti-social thoughts, and all... But Jack, are you really advocating that conservatives "might also want to consider that this approach to politics has proven successful for the Obamas." As in, are you seriously suggesting that conservatives should adopt the position that there is no division between politics and everything else in life? That government is the be-all, end-all of human existence - just like the prog-libs? Really?! Jack Kerwick, you just earned a black mark in my book.

More than a few Americans who tuned into the Oscars ceremony Sunday night were put off by the appearance, via satellite, of First Lady Michelle Obama.

Washington Post writer Jennifer Rubin expresses their disgust when she remarks: “It is not enough that President Obama pops up at every sporting event in the nation. Now the First Lady feels entitled…to intrude on other forms of entertaining [.]”

Rubin continues: “I’m sure the left will holler that once again conservatives are being grouchy and have it in for the Obamas.” However, “if they really had their president’s best interests at heart, they’d steer...