It should be noted, for the record, that the Roberts court is one of the most right-wing Supreme Courts in generations. Buncha activist judges tramplin’ on our states’ rights.
If I had a nit to pick with Obama’s deficit reduction plan, it’s that he’s framing increasing taxes on the wealthy in the service of reducing the deficit — traditionally a Republican goal — rather around the idea that progressive taxation builds a healthier democracy. But he’s on the right track.
How do I know? Because David Brooks hates it.
I don’t know why the Secessionist hates government so much. It’s made him a millionaire, helps him take exotic vacations — and subsidizes his presidential campaign.
Ron Suskind’s new book is getting some attention for the gossipy tidbits it uncovers, like this one.
The Secessionist made a pilgrimage to Liberty University this week to kiss the ring of Jerry Falwell, Jr. and seek absolution for his HPV vaccine problem. All was forgiven — and then some.