Posts tagged "Elite"

Romney-Ryan 2012: Hypocrites Incarnate and Extraordinaire . . .

Willard “Mitt” Romney, today further exposed his vision of the world as one filled with entitlement and hypocrisy in choosing the Ayn Rand devotee Paul Ryan as his running mate –  strange bedfellows are the deceased and oft discredited atheist Rand and the somewhat recently maligned Catholic Ryan. Equally strange is that as a child,... Read more »

"Rmoney" . . . from the horse's mouth!

A “Freudian slip” or a public admission?

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 »
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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 »