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Boehner Bids for Time in Immigration Fight With Obama + More – Daily Digest

February 27, 2015 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “Were the pictures which have been drawn by the political jealousy of some among us faithful likenesses of the human character, the inference would be, that there is not sufficient virtue among men for self-government; and that nothing less than the chains of despotism can restrain them from destroying and […]

Obama Announces Emissions Deal With China + More – Daily Digest

November 12, 2014 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “The error seems not sufficiently eradicated, that the operations of the mind, as well as the acts of the body, are subject to the coercion of the laws. But our rulers can have authority over such natural rights only as we have submitted to them. The rights of conscience we […]

Beating the Minimum Wage Drum + More – Daily Digest

April 28, 2014 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “I know no safe depository of the ultimate powers of the society but the people themselves; and if we think them not enlightened enough to exercise their control with a wholesome discretion, the remedy is not to take it from them, but to inform their discretion by education. This is […]

Crovitz at the Wall Street Journal: Obama Was Wrong About Who Invented the Internet, Too

July 24, 2012 by


By Tom Blumer ~ While it’s nice that the 2000 election cycle made a fool out of Al Gore for his outrageous claim that “I took the initiative in creating the Internet” — which was in due course shortened by critics to a claim that he invented the Internet — it’s more than a little […]

The Incredible Scale of the Internet

January 4, 2012 by


By Paul Rosenzweig Sometimes my friends and colleagues wonder why I fixate on cybersecurity and the Internet. I tell them all the time that it is the single most important and misunderstood problem in the world today, but often I don’t think they understand the scale of the problem. So it was fascinating to see […]

Media’s Newest Climate Culprit: Search Engines

June 7, 2011 by


By Lachlan Markay Last time it was your refrigerator’s ice maker, and we wondered what the media would come with next. They have outdone themselves. The latest climate culprit: Internet search engines. The Vancouver Sun calculated in an article last week that each search engine submission emits a minuscule one to 10 grams of carbon […]

Ragging on Liberals and the Internet

August 30, 2010 by


By Burt Prelutsky When the Tea Party had its huge demonstration in Washington, D.C., the Democrats tried to portray the patriots as racists by taunting them, by having the undistinguished members of the Black Congressional Caucus parade up the steps of the House in single file. It was clearly Nancy Pelosi’s plan to use them […]