Posts Tagged ‘Spiro Agnew’

Six of One, Half Dozen of the Other

One of the presidential candidates came out today to argue for lower corporate tax rates, increased domestic drilling for fossil fuels, and less government regulations on business, following an earlier push to get rid of whole departments of the federal government.  Rick Perry?  Naw, everything was pronounced correctly.  Mitt Romney?  Nope, too straightforward.  Gingrich?  Much [...]

The Agnew awards

A long time ago, in a land far away, there was a conservative Vice President who felt beleaguered by the Press, as it existed at the time, and he went so far as to call said press, “nattering nabobs of negativism.”  The press today, few of whom could spell any of that, much less use [...]