Hot Air reports on a new billboard, this one between St. Cloud and Minneapolis.
The danger to America is not Barack Obama but a citizenry capable of entrusting a man like him with the presidency. It will be easier to limit and undo the follies of an Obama presidency than to restore the necessary common sense and good judgment to a depraved electorate willing to have such a man for their president. The problem is much deeper and far more serious than Mr. Obama, who is a mere symptom of what ails us. Blaming the prince of the fools should not blind anyone to the vast confederacy of fools that made him their prince. The republic can survive a Barack Obama, who is, after all, merely a fool. It is less likely to survive a multitude of fools such as those who …
This is fantastic. Jeffrey Friedman writes in the Cato Policy Report about the history and effects of regulations on the banks, regulators, rating companies, and (of course) us, particularly related to the housing bubble and subsequent banking collapse. If you can’t stand the details, stick with it for the nature of the beast.
Brian Darling at The Heritage Foundation explains the procedural trick expected from Pelosi and Reid in order to try to pass health care reform. A commentator said it all: “We’ve moved from passing bills without reading them to passing bills without voting on them.”