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.  Start both videos simultaneously, then start reading.) Speaking in Dover, New Hampshire on 12 September 2008, then-candidate Barack Obama said: “I can make a firm pledge. Under my plan, no … 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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