Entitlement Attitude on Townhall

Thomas Sowell - Wed Sep 12

The theme that most seemed to rouse the enthusiasm of delegates to the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte was that we are all responsible for one another -- and that Republicans don't want to help the poor, the sick and the helpless. ... more

Jacob Sullum - Wed Sep 12

Sandra Fluke's claim to fame, aside from provoking Rush Limbaugh's misogynistic ire, is that she chose to attend Georgetown Law School, knowing full well that the Catholic university's student health plan did not cover birth control, and then demanded that the policy be changed, under force of law, as a matter of "reproductive justice." ... more

New York - Tue Mar 20

Welfare isn't working. Bill O'Reilly, Mary Katharine Ham and Juan Williams discuss the issue. ... more

Scott Rasmussen - Fri Mar 9

Many Republicans talk of an entitlement mentality that threatens the character and finances of the United States. In their view, the problem is that too many voters feel entitled to goodies provided by the government and financed by taxpayers. ... more

Debra J. Saunders - Sun Mar 4

Though the Obama administration's decision to force church-based institutions to provide "access" to contraception as part of their health plans was intolerant and unconstitutional and gratuitously divisive, events have proved the move to be brilliant politics. ... more

Armstrong Williams - Tue Feb 28

I stand for some pretty radical principles—that is, they’re radical by the standards of our time. ... more

Marybeth Hicks - Wed Dec 14

Cable’s Home and Garden Television (HGTV) appears to have a new reality show about what happens when the government buys itself the right to tell you what to do. ... more

John Hawkins - Tue Dec 6

Playing baseball games without keeping score. Parents not allowed to cheer for one side or the other at basketball games. ... more

Ken Blackwell - Tue Dec 6

They say they want to draw attention to income inequality. They have. We all now know that they claim to represent the 99% against the income gains of the 1%. They say they want a more open, more democratic government. ... more

Tony Katz - Thu Dec 1

The remains of Occupy LA were hauled off to the city dump, by the city, at the taxpayers’ expense. The amount of trash? Approximately 30 tons. ... more

Katie Pavlich - Thu Dec 1

Derek Hunter - Sun Nov 20

Watching the “Occupy Wall Street” mutants (as I less-than-affectionately call them) riot on Thursday as part of their “Day of Action,” I couldn’t help but notice a striking resemblance to children throwing temper tantrums. And I couldn’t help but think: Why would adults act this way? ... more

Mike Adams - Sat Nov 19

There’s big news breaking simultaneously in the world of entertainment and in the not-so-different world of politics. Jerry Lewis is coming out of retirement. And he’s doing it just in time for the first annual Occupy Wall Street Labor Day Telethon. ... more

Marvin Olasky - Fri Nov 18

High unemployment is a poor excuse when settling for a life of welfare dependency ... more

New York City - Fri Nov 18

Steven Crowder reviews highlights from the Occupy Movement. ... more

New York City - Fri Nov 18

Bill O'Reilly is criticizing #OWS for causing millions of dollars of damage, and footing the bill to tax payers. ... more

Jonah Goldberg - Fri Nov 11

"Of course we're going to riot," Paul Howard, a 24 year-old aerospace engineering student at Penn State University, told The New York Times. "What do they expect when they tell us at 10 o'clock that they fired our football coach?" ... more

Michael Prell - Thu Nov 10

As a Tea Party Patriot, I have been asked by the media to explain the differences between the Occupy Wall Street (OWS) protesters and modern-day Tea Partiers. ... more

Katie Pavlich - Thu Nov 10

Paul Kengor - Thu Nov 10

As the indignation of the Wall Street Occupiers spreads across the nation, it is time to step back and consider the broader historical perspective. What will history books record about the Wall Street Occupation? For starters, what was the start date? The answer to that simple fact alone has some potentially profound meaning. ... more