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

Stephen - East Coast Wrote: Nov 16, 2012 9:58 AM
AN INCOMPLETE LIST OF THINGS THAT WILL MORE THAN HALVE OVER THE NEXT 4 YEARS 1. America's influence throughout the world 2. Job providers 3. The dollar's value 4. Small businesses 5. Gov't credibility 6. Hope 7. Change I'm saddened and furious about America. SAYONARA.

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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