Niall Ferguson Defends Newsweek Cover: Correct This, Bloggers

First, duck the argument. Second, nitpick. Third, vilify. That’s what Niall Ferguson says liberal bloggers did after reading his Newsweek story on Obama’s record. Here, he offers a point-by-point defense of his argument.

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Niall Ferguson The Daily Beast 8/21/2012

The other day, a British friend […]

Elizabeth Warren as teaching tool

Glenn Reynolds Instapundit 9/25/2011

ELIZABETH WARREN as teaching tool. “And, by the way, is the only thing taxes pay for is education, roads and police protection? Is that it? If that’s all our taxes paid for, Elizabeth, my, we’d be pretty cool with that.”

As my father-in-law once said, when they talk about taxes it’s […]

Liberalism–An Autopsy

The heirs of the New Deal are down to 20% of the electorate.

R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr. The Wall Street Journal 12/4/2010

In the tumultuous history of postwar American liberalism, there has been a slow but steady decline of which liberals have been steadfastly oblivious. The heirs of the New Deal are down to around […]