"The fox knows many things, but the hedgehog knows one big thing."


Glenn Reynolds:

Barack Obama:
"Impossible to transcend."

Albert A. Gore, Jr.:
"An incontinent brute."

Rev. Jeremiah Wright:
"God damn the Gentleman Farmer."

Friends of GF's Sons:
"Is that really your dad?"

Kickball Girl:
"Keeping 'em alive until 7:45."

Hired Hand:
"I think . . . we forgot the pheasant."

I'm an
Alcoholic Yeti
in the
TTLB Ecosystem

Tuesday, November 10, 2009

At the Brandenburg Gate

The anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall got me thinking about the fact that Ronald Reagan left office in 1989.  I voted for him twice, but today's 20-something citizens don't remember living in a United States with an actual President.  Perhaps they remember Papa Bush as a grandfatherly but largely irrelevant face on TV; they certainly remember Bill Clinton, the charming rogue with a seedy past and the morals of a stoat; and they grew to adulthood being told by every organ of media that Mr. Bush was pretty much a dumb version of Hitler.  And so they elected an incompetent hard-left organizer.  Good luck with that.

In the interest of reminding our children what it was like for there to be a President of the United States:


Comments on "At the Brandenburg Gate"


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (11:05 PM) : 

it's spelled incompetent.


Anonymous Anonymous said ... (7:56 AM) : 

What is?


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