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Born Liberal or Born Conservative?

A new study publihed recently suggests that people are either born liberal or born conservative (sort of like you’re born gay or born straight) — your political viewpoints are hardwired in your DNA and the notion we can change hearts and minds based on ideas is not the case. Here’s the story in the UK…

The Definition of Hope and Change

Obama’s speech in full; one of the great speeches of all time.   To Chairman Dean and my great friend Dick Durbin; and to all my fellow citizens of this great nation; With profound gratitude and great humility, I accept your nomination for the presidency of the United States. . Let me express my thanks…

Al Gore’s Rocky Mountain High

While I am really looking forward to Senator Obama’s historic address to the Democrats at Mile High Stadium tonight, I frankly can’t wait for former Vice President Al Gore to address the corwd and discuss Global Warming. Why? Because the Register’s Mark Landsbaum (Global-Warming-is-a-Hoax) will be writing about it and working overtime to debunk Gore…

Obama’s Statement on Iraq Withdrawl Timetable

It looks increasingly likely that the US Government and Iraq have reached an agreement on a timetable for withdrawl of US forces.  For those looking at this agreement as proof the surge worked, the surge was supposed to have been atthis stage about a year ago (Gen. Petrayus testified before Congress on 9/11 remember?). Here’s…

The FAQ on the Saddleback Event Saturday

Got this courtesy of the good folks at Saddleback Church. SADDLEBACK CIVIL FORUM ON THE PRESIDENCY with Sens. John McCain & Barack Obama August 16, 2008 FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS FOR THE MEDIA What is the Saddleback Civil Forum? The Saddleback Civil Forum is a monthly forum for Southern California intended to promote personal responsibility, social civility,…