Posts tagged "Aristocrats"

Middle-Class: Beware of "Mitt" Romney and the False Equivalence

Willard “Mitt” Romney yesterday fell into yet another self-inflicted gaffe: the false equivalence. In an attempt to fend off attacks of being socially and financially effete, from both the Democrats as well as notable pundits and politicians within the Republican Party, Romney decried that the, “Obama team is ashamed of success“.  In asserting this as a... Read more »

Their "Liberty," Our "Tyranny"

In the current wave of rhetorical bumper-sticker jargon and esoteric jibber-jabber, perhaps no concept reigns supreme over the hyperbolic as much as the mythical attachment to the notions of “liberty” and “freedom” and the delusion that there is but one definition for each term.  Both ideals as employed in much contemporary usage are offered up... Read more »