Browsing All Posts filed under »Edward “Ted” Kennedy«

A Brutal Revisitation Of Chappaquiddick

April 7, 2018 by

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By Brent Bozell and Tim Graham ~ One measure of how old we’re getting is realizing how many voters today have no familiarity with the Chappaquiddick scandal. In July of 1969, Sen. Ted Kennedy drove off a bridge with a young woman inside and left the scene of the accident alone. Mary Jo Kopechne died, […]

Producer: ‘Powerful People’ Tried To Bury Film’s Expose Of Ted Kennedy

March 31, 2018 by

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By Scott Whitlock ~ The producer and CEO behind a new film that bluntly exposes the drowning of Mary Joe Kopechne says “powerful people” tried to stop the Ted Kennedy expose from ever being released. Bryron Allen talked to Variety on Thursday and revealed: “There are some very powerful people who tried to put pressure […]

‘Chappaquiddick’ Depicts A Ted Kennedy Marked By Complexity And Guilt

March 22, 2018 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ History is filled with Democratic scandals that often provoke the reaction, “If a Republican had done that … ” Chappaquiddick is not such an example. The incident, in which Sen. Edward M. Kennedy, D-Mass., allowed 28-year-old Mary Jo Kopechne to drown while trapped in his Oldsmobile, likely belongs in its own […]

‘Chappaquiddick’ Film Critic: Mary Jo Was A ‘Me Too’ ‘Victim’ Of The Kennedys

March 1, 2018 by

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By Tom Blumer ~ In his Tuesday review of Chappaquiddick, film critic Roger Friedman called Mary Jo Kopechne, who died in July 1969 as a passenger in a car driven by Massachusetts Senator Ted Kennedy, the “First #MeToo victim of Kennedy Family Money, Power and Corruption.” He also speculated: “The Kennedys … may try to kill this film.” NewsBusters […]

‘Chappaquiddick’ Trailer Reveals Unsavory Ted Kennedy

December 23, 2017 by

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By P.J. Gladnick ~ “Moses had a temper but he never left a girl at the bottom of the Red Sea.” If anybody feared that the upcoming Chappaquiddick movie would be a whitewash of Ted Kennedy, the recently released trailer should disabuse them of that notion. Legal Insurrection describes the movie as the “portrait of a […]

Obama: No Credible Terrorism Threat Over the Holidays + More – Daily Digest

December 18, 2015 by

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The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “[A] good moral character is the first essential in a man, and that the habits contracted at your age are generally indelible, and your conduct here may stamp your character through life.” —George Washington, 1790 TOP RIGHT HOOKS Obama: No Credible Terrorism Threat Over the Holidays And we thought the […]

Fatherhood: The Foundation of Liberty

June 15, 2014 by

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Fathering Requires Real Men Who Support Their Families ~ By Mark Alexander  ~  “The foundation of national morality must be laid in private families… In vain are Schools, Academies, and Universities instituted, if loose principles and licentious habits are impressed upon children in their earliest years… The vices and examples of the parents cannot be […]

Humor: 9 Reasons You Should NOT Support The Patriot Post

December 21, 2010 by

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To Teddy or Not To Teddy

October 10, 2010 by

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Have you ever been plodding along doing a task and found yourself day dreaming? I often do this to pass the time on long flights or drives through the desert or when my daughters talk about the Jonas Brothers. The other day a friend dropped me a note about the pending decertification of private security […]

Obamas Left-Sided Vision for US + More

February 5, 2010 by

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The Patriot Post Digest The Foundation “[A] wise and frugal government … shall restrain men from injuring one another, shall leave them otherwise free to regulate their own pursuits of industry and improvement, and shall not take from the mouth of labor the bread it has earned. This is the sum of good government.” –Thomas […]

Wednesday Morning Humor – 27 January

January 27, 2010 by

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Obama SOTU Bingo Card Mark off any words that Obama uses in his State of the Union speech tomorrow night. Obama’s Show and Teleprompter Presentation

Stunner: Scared Mass. Dems Plot to Delay GOP Victory In Teddy Seat Until ObamaCare Passes

January 10, 2010 by

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By Tim Graham TonyfromOz prefaces ….. Wow! Fancy something like this happening. Who would have believed that the Democrats would do something like this.? As Republican Scott Brown’s campaign warms up to take Ted Kennedy’s Senate seat in Massachusetts, Frank Quaratiello of the Boston Herald is reporting something shocking: if Brown wins, Massachusetts Democrats may […]

Obama’s Chicago Politics in DC

August 31, 2009 by

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The Patriot Post  – Mon Brief THE FOUNDATION “Public affairs go on pretty much as usual: perpetual chicanery and rather more personal abuse than there used to be…” –John Adams CULTURE “Chicago politics is not about ideology. It is about, ‘Who Gets What, When, and How,’ to quote the inimitable Harold D. Laswell, one of […]

So This Is Hope ‘n’ Change?

August 28, 2009 by

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The Patriot Post  – Fri  Digest – August 21, 2009 THE FOUNDATION “To say that the United States should be answerable for twenty-five millions of dollars without knowing whether the ways and means can be provided, and without knowing whether those who are to succeed us will think with us on the subject, would be […]

The Lion Of The Senate

August 28, 2009 by

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By William Warren See more Cartoons and Great Articles at NetRight Nation Blog

Lion of the Left

August 27, 2009 by

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Alexander’s Essay “The foundation of national morality must be laid in private families. … Public virtue cannot exist in a nation without private, and public virtue is the only foundation of republics.” –John Adams Have you ever attended a funeral service out of respect for a friend or colleague, and left perplexed as to whom […]

Edward Kennedy

August 26, 2009 by

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The Patriot Post – Wed Chronicle – August 26 THE FOUNDATION “Nothing is more essential to the establishment of manners in a State than that all persons employed in places of power and trust must be men of unexceptionable characters.” –Samuel Adams THE DEMO-GOGUES Editor’s Note: If it were a matter of mere political disagreement, […]

Dems: Borrow A Trillion, Spend A Thousand

July 15, 2009 by

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Good day, reader(s). I don’t have time to screw around, here’s some headlines: Budget Deficit Tops $1 Trillion For First Time It’s OK though, thanks to President Obama all this additional borrowed money has stabilized and grown our econo…….it what? Oh crap, never mind. Lavish Ted Kennedy Book To Sell For $1K A Copy I […]

The Kennedy Socialized Medicine Triple Whammy

June 10, 2009 by

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By Justin Williams. Over the weekend the Kennedy health care bill–aimed at inserting government into the nooks and crannies of every doctor’s office and operating room–was leaked to the press. Not so coincidently, this enormous growth of government comes as Americans celebrate the 60th anniversary of George Orwell’s book 1984. In this book, Orwell depicts […]

$32.8 Million In Earmarks Going To Boost Kennedy Legacy

March 15, 2009 by

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Tim Graham James Taranto of the Wall Street Journal found this outrage: “More than one out of every five dollars of the $126 million Massachusetts is receiving in earmarks from a $410 billion federal spending package is going to help preserve the legacy of the Kennedys,” the Associated Press reports from Boston: The bill includes $5.8 […]

Politicians Fiddle While America Burns

March 11, 2009 by

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Nancy Morgan As the economy continues its downward spiral and hundreds of thousands join the ranks of the unemployed, Americans may rest easy knowing that our elected officials are hard at work on our behalf. President Obama took time out from pushing his massive spending and tax increase package to announce his new focus on […]

Arise Sir Edward – What The!

March 8, 2009 by

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THE KNIGHTS OF THE ROUND WET BAR Satire by Shawn Goodwin Ah, Britannia! You are the heart of the vaunted British Empire, the home of the Magna Carta, and the birthplace of the Industrial Revolution. Nations have trembled at the sight of your armed forces and bowed at the writings of your literary giants. The […]

A Fat Tuesday Road Trip

March 3, 2009 by

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Satire by Shawn Goodwin TonyfromOz prefaces ….. This is just so funny. Revelers, exhibitionists, and alcoholics across the country participated in Mardi Gras celebrations this week, completely oblivious to the Economic Katrina that is the Stimulus Package. People want a party, and they are not going to get one by watching President Obama drone on […]

A Stupid Kind of Christmas

December 23, 2008 by

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Exclusive: A Stupid Kind of Christmas Satire by Shawn Goodwin “It’s the most wonderful time of the year . . .” That’s right, folks, we are now just a few days away from Christmas. For many people, these next few days will represent the home stretch in their gift-buying race. For those people who have […]