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The "Liberal" Media is Doing it Again

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The question is which is more important; the fact that we’ve not been attacked again since 9/11 or the fact that we were attacked on 9/11?”  I’d rather have been safe during the entirety of The Regime’s rule, starting in January of 2001. 

Finally, the writer, in blaming Congress for eliminating regulations that caused the present financial crisis, implies that The Regime wanted to regulate the banking business but was stymied by Congress. 

Even though some in Congress, including Democrats, played the deregulation game, it was The Regime and its appointees that spoke out most vehemently against regulations.  It’s obvious that the letter writer doesn’t understand the Conservative world view, which says that government should be as small as possible and that corporations should be allowed to self regulate. 

We must do, say and write all we can to make sure that George W. Bush is never looked at as a “maverick visionary” who made sound decisions in spite of the resistance he faced.

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I cannot agree more with these sentiments.  C... by Kip Anderson on Saturday, Nov 29, 2008 at 9:16:42 AM
Thank you for once again stressing the bleak statu... by Dan Fittro on Saturday, Nov 29, 2008 at 10:10:47 AM
Kip points our that there were many voices in the ... by Richmond Shreve on Saturday, Nov 29, 2008 at 10:30:28 AM
for saying what I have been thinking/saying for mu... by Wisewoman on Sunday, Nov 30, 2008 at 11:32:34 AM
Michael,When you're right, you're right.&n... by W. Christopher Epler (Bill) on Saturday, Nov 29, 2008 at 11:47:22 AM
Your article seems to be addressing the 9/11 consp... by Starbuck on Saturday, Nov 29, 2008 at 12:56:18 PM
Can't help it but to respond to Starbuck. ... by Dennis Kaiser on Saturday, Nov 29, 2008 at 2:43:08 PM
1) Were they attacks on Palin or simply attempting... by Starbuck on Saturday, Nov 29, 2008 at 11:30:36 PM
I know Big Foot really pushed over those buildings... by Gallaher on Saturday, Nov 29, 2008 at 12:57:27 PM
I have long puzzled over the claims of Bush suppor... by PrMaine on Saturday, Nov 29, 2008 at 2:11:08 PM
If you don't like a network, reporter, or stor... by virginius "gin" arnold on Saturday, Nov 29, 2008 at 2:36:32 PM
It is not a liberal press we have, it is a CORPORA... by Mel Smith on Saturday, Nov 29, 2008 at 3:55:16 PM
The rightwing nutjobs really made some hay with th... by Beth McKinley on Saturday, Nov 29, 2008 at 4:21:44 PM
You said, so much better than I said it and welcom... by virginius "gin" arnold on Saturday, Nov 29, 2008 at 4:38:36 PM
Limbaugh, Hannity, Beck and the whole of them use ... by shirley reese on Saturday, Nov 29, 2008 at 5:58:05 PM
Amen, amen, amen Shirley.... by virginius "gin" arnold on Saturday, Nov 29, 2008 at 6:30:49 PM
I have read the article and all the comments. All ... by William Whitten on Sunday, Nov 30, 2008 at 1:24:26 AM
You hit the nail right on the head!  There is... by Starbuck on Monday, Dec 1, 2008 at 12:12:03 PM
It's pretty obvious that the main media are th... by Jill Herendeen on Sunday, Nov 30, 2008 at 9:43:34 PM
  Believe nothing in the MSM without carefull... by Richard Lee on Sunday, Nov 30, 2008 at 9:48:40 PM
I liked the article except I find it a bit absurd.... by arlen custer on Monday, Dec 1, 2008 at 8:49:34 AM