The Father of our American Country astounded the world of the 18th Century by voluntarily stepping down from power, not once (after defeating the British at Yorktown), but twice, after serving eight years as president. Tonight, the Father of a formerly-apartheid South Africa, Nelson Mandela, who astounded the world of the 20th Century by relinquishing the presidency of his nation, died today at the age of 95.
America’s nightmarish experiment in anti-Liberty, Islamist-Sharia-like prohibitions of beer, wine and spirits-filled pursuits of happiness ended this day in 1933, when the Twenty-First Amendment was ratified, thus repealing the Eighteenth and its Volstead statutory enforcement Act.
John McCain’s martyr-complex or fear of the Democrat Media’s PC-police wouldn’t allow him to mention it, but the Arizona Republican’s opponent the 2008 race for the White House organized his first political campaign over coffee and radicalism in the Chicago living room of a 60′s Weather Underground police station bomber.
The Democrats latest excuse for Obamacare website and policy cancellation-woes, i.e. that the Republicans are “rooting for failure” (which we dispensed with yesterday here at JoeForAmerica.com) has a sick second cousin, that they “all” lie? Not so fast.
Why are self-described conservatives having a discussion about federal government-run reforms in any area of American life, much less Common Core education reform?
Didn’t we learn enough from President Jimmy Carter’s (Medicaid-like) Education Department-bribery of state officials with federal dollars to replace reading, writing and arithmetic with amorphous “diversity”, trashing of American values with multiculturalism and “tolerance” only for low grades
Ok, if Carolina Panther middle linebacker Luke Kuechly manages to get through the Bronco offensive line in Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium on Groundhog in East Rutherford, New Jersey next year, he will probably be allowed to gently accompany Peyton Manning to the hopefully not frozen tundra.