Monthly Archives: April 2014

Our Grandchildren — “How They Will Despise Us!”

(photo credit) Intro by Jeff Rutherford I recently finished Mark Levin’s Aug 2013 book The Liberty Amendments and immediately recommended it to “The Ed,” a valued contributor to this blog.  We’ll soon see what originalist reflections he might sprout from … Continue reading

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Ain’t That What You Said?

By Jeff Rutherford (Turn your speakers up before you read this article.) Speaking in Dover, New Hampshire on 12 September 2008, then-candidate Barack Obama said: “I can make a firm pledge. Under my plan, no family making less than $250,000 a year … Continue reading

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Broken Contracts, and Remedies

Contributed by “The Ed” When my daughter was 18 and in an apartment for the first time, it was mid August and the A/C leaked water onto the carpet. Rather than fix the problem, the apartment maintenance just shut the … Continue reading

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