Tag Archive: George W. Bush

Why It’s Sad to Watch the Bush/Clinton Friendship

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On Monday, a large crowd attending the NCAA championship game in Arlington, Texas between Connecticut and Kentucky took a moment to loudly applaud an image displayed on the large video boards inside AT&T Stadium. It was of former U.S. presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush seated next to each other in one of the…

Will George W. Bush Become a Four-Term President?

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It seemed impossible after the U.S. Congress passed the Twenty-second Amendment to the Constitution back in 1947… Never again was a president supposed to be able to serve more than two terms in office. Yet, miraculously, George W. Bush is just about to wrap up term number three. How did he manage this feat? It’s…

Bush Tax Cuts Caused the Recession?

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The Democratic Party, led by President Obama, is making the argument that the Bush tax cuts of 2001 and 2003 caused the recession of 2008.  Some campaign talking points are…“Driving us in a ditch…We’ve tried their way and it didn’t work…Tax cuts for the wealthy led to the recession…Returning to the failed policies of the…

Let’s Ban Another “N” Word

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I’d like to think that, for the most part, the “N” word has been abolished in our civilized society.  With the exception of it being bandied about amongst young Blacks, something which I will go to my grave not understanding, the word has been pretty much eliminated from everyone else’s speech.  Almost. You may not…

Another One Who Should Shut Up and Sing

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Just this past week, I read an article in which the “Sir Elton John’s AIDS Foundation” raised more than $500,000 this year at the World Team Tennis annual charitable exhibition.  Commendable.  But when asked what the federal government should do to encourage more individuals to donate to charities like his, John told CNSNews.com that “government…