Posts tagged "founding fathers"

America's founders saved our lunch; will we save generations two centuries hence?

Last week, I deeply immersed myself in American “exceptionalism,” the virtue that offends so many, from Russian President Vladimir Putin to our own cynics who regard patriotism as the refuge of scoundrels. Along with my wife, I visited the Virginia homes of American presidential giants Thomas Jefferson (Monticello), James Madison (Montpelier) and James Monroe (Ash... Read more »

Michael Moore's 15 minutes

A As the Examiner noted: Last night on Piers Morgan, liberal filmmaker Michael Moore suggested that if the founders knew about modern weaponry they would probably have supported more gun control. Moore noted that when the founders wrote the Constitution, they had guns that took 15 minutes to load a firearm that could fire one... Read more »
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