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Has America Lost Its Grit?

March 14, 2014 1 comment

Has America Lost Its Grit?

Townhall.com ^ | March 14, 2014 | Mona Charen

Posted on Friday, March 14, 2014 8:59:37 AM by Kaslin

Amy Chua, the “Tiger Mother” who launched a thousand panic attacks among ambitious but lenient parents, is back with an almost-great book about why some groups achieve spectacular success in America while others languish.

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Don’t Let Obamacare Crisis go to Waste… “The constipated debut of Obamacare has reduced the president of the United States to the status of TV pitchman. \”Act now\” to get this great product, he exhorted listeners on Monday, offering testimonials from one of the rare successful purchasers, promising limitless benefits and low prices, and even an 800 number.”

October 22, 2013 1 comment

Don\’t Let Obamacare Crisis go to Waste

 

Townhall.com ^ | October 22, 2013 | Mona Charen

 

Posted on Tuesday, October 22, 2013 7:53:41 AM by Kaslin

 

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The constipated debut of Obamacare has reduced the president of the United States to the status of TV pitchman. \”Act now\” to get this great product, he exhorted listeners on Monday, offering testimonials from one of the rare successful purchasers, promising limitless benefits and low prices, and even an 800 number. His operators are standing by, he urged, and they speak 150 languages! (You could sign up in Min Bei and Kazakh, if you could sign up at all.) If Obama had thrown in a free tote bag for the first 100 callers, it wouldn\’t have seemed out of place.

 

 

 

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This Convention Matters

August 28, 2012 Leave a comment

 

This Convention Matters

Townhall.com ^ | August 28, 2012 | Mona Charen

Posted on Tuesday, August 28, 2012 7:41:33 AM by Kaslin

We’ve all heard the objection that political conventions have become empty kabuki theater. The high drama of multiple ballots is dead and gone. Uncertainty about the outcome is no more. “Today,” laments political guru Mike Murphy, “delegates are bound through the application of TV ad ratings points, not machine deals.

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