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Let the Democrats Shoot Themselves in the Foot

Tionico Wrote: Jan 24, 2013 2:50 AM
excellent column, well put.. and I agree wiht all but ONE POINT. Both La Pierre and Obama are dead wrong on the idea of "putting armed guards in the schools". This would involve a HUGE bureaucroacy, insane expense. is promoting central, top-down government "solutions" to problems the government itself have created. Besides, such "armed guards" will be mere hirelings.

For the liberal establishment, “political courage” means a politician spitting in the face of his conservative constituents. The President’s gun proposals demand such political courage, and we conservatives ought to be all for it.

There are people who really believe President Barack Obama is some sort of cunning political grand-master, plotting out the checkmate ten moves ahead of his plodding opponents. Nonsense. He’s actually President Peter Principle, failing ever upward thanks to the disarray of his opponents.

Just when you think he might be clever enough to score his cheap points off of Newtown and turn back to beating the hapless...