Julia on Townhall

Michael Schaus - Sun May 12

In an ode to the Julia mindset of American Lefties everywhere, the Obama Administration sent out a Mother's Day Tweet mentioning free birth control. Because nothing screams “Happy Mother’s Day” like a box of contraceptives. ... more

Ken Connor - Wed May 23

Most people are familiar with the old adage that says "the hand that rocks the cradle is the hand that rules the world." Originally the refrain of a poem honoring motherhood, today this phrase is perhaps more applicable to the omnipresent hand of the modern nanny state. Think of the Obama campaign's cradle-to-grave welfare avatar "Julia" and you get an idea of just how pervasive the idea of government involvement in virtually every aspect of life has become. ... more

Jonah Goldberg - Wed May 23

"This is not a distraction, this is what this campaign is going to be about," President Obama said Monday at the NATO summit. The "this" in question is Mitt Romney's tenure at Bain Capital and what it says about Romney's economic vision for the country. ... more

Katie Pavlich - Wed May 16

Marybeth Hicks - Wed May 9

Last week, in an advertorial slideshow on ObamaForAmerica.com, the president’s re-election campaign introduced “The Life of Julia” about a fictional “everywoman” whose government-subsidized existence is intended to reassure women voters about President Obama’s ability to provide for them in an uncertain future. ... more

Debra J. Saunders - Tue May 8

"Ask not what your country can do for you; ask what you can do for your country," President John F. Kennedy famously said in his inaugural address. ... more

Washington, D.C. - Tue May 8

The French just elected a Socialist president in this weekend's elections. Are they just copycats? ... more

Daniel J. Mitchell - Sun May 6

Obama’s proposed class-warfare tax hikes, for instance, might pull in some extra loot for the political class to redistribute. But is it a good idea to give the politicians more money if the economy loses $5 of private output for every $1 of added tax revenue? ... more

Derek Hunter - Sun May 6

When not appealing to people based on race, sexual orientation or through class warfare, Democrats return to their default divisive issues – genitals. ... more

Doug Giles - Sun May 6

Independent sassy ladies, make way for Obama’s government dependent gal … Julia! ... more

Michelle Malkin - Fri May 4

Quick, hide under the covers. The nation's storyteller, Barack Obama, unveiled a frightening new fable on the Internet intended to scare women away from supporting fiscal conservatives in November. But as is increasingly common with Obama's social media propaganda initiatives, "The Life of Julia" immediately flopped. ... more