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“America Is The Land For Big Dreams.” – Chicks on the Right

Daisy over at Chicks on the Right posted a letter from one of her readers the other day. It says some important things about how we built this country, and how we’ll keep it going as well. Susie and her family are what I know as real Americans. Not rich, not prestigious, and above all not […]

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Jeff Johnson’s sharpest attack against Gov. Dayton

Jeff Johnson’s interview with Bill Hanna, the editor of the Mesabi Daily News, provided Johnson’s sharpest attack on Gov. Dayton yet. Here’s the heart of Johnson’s criticism: “I believe strongly that if Dayton wins, PolyMet will not happen. He is getting and responding to great, great pressure from environmentalists. Saw it at the DFL Convention […]

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Jeff Johnson’s sharpest attack against Gov. Dayton

Jeff Johnson’s interview with Bill Hanna, the editor of the Mesabi Daily News, provided Johnson’s sharpest attack on Gov. Dayton yet. Here’s the heart of Johnson’s criticism: “I believe strongly that if Dayton wins, PolyMet will not happen. He is getting and responding to great, great pressure from environmentalists. Saw it at the DFL Convention […]

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The Well-Liked Hegemon, Still

You won’t be surprised to know that I think polling to be a very limited resource for leaders and managers. But it does have the advantage of giving us an idea of what others think, and so it has value, at least when it is done well. I’m a pure consumer, I don’t really know […]

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I Am Become America; the Destroyer of Dreams

Or not, what will we choose? In 1903 this happened Those bicycle mechanics from Ohio flew about half the wingspan of a 747, and changed the world, forever. 66 years later, yesterday we, America, did this. Later on, we left a car, like this: That’s a good summary of my America But 24 years to […]

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Video Monday: The (Mostly) Whittle Edition

In a sense, I’m cleaning up after the holiday, these have been in the queue for less than a week. All are valuable, and all but one feature Bill Whittle. Normally I would say enjoy, but in this case, pay attention and learn, and start thinking how we are going to fix it. Obamadelphia, well, […]

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