Saturday, August 27, 2016

• On embracing your own facts 
(OC Blue Philosopher)
     ...I'm reminded of a curious chapter in the anti-tax movement. Ronald Reagan, of course, is an anti-tax hero among Republicans. In fact, however, he did raise taxes. But he was inclined to deny this fact....

• Ann Coulter flips out over Trump’s immigration flip-flop as she releases new book, “In Trump We Trust”
(Salon)
...“Everywhere I go, I get the same reaction. They want toughness, they want firmness, they want to obey the law. But — but, they feel that throwing them out as a whole family when they’ve been here for a long time, it’s a tough thing. They do feel that,” Trump added....

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

The splitting up of families argument doesn't hold water. Didn't they split up their own families when they came here illegally? Where was all that pain then?

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