U.S.: Deus ex Machina or Sorcerer’s Apprentice?

By: Sunday January 12, 2014 9:00 am

In May of 2012, President Obama addressed graduates at the U.S. Air Force Academy in these terms:

“I see an American century because no other nation seeks the role that we play in global affairs, and no other nation can play the role that we play in global affairs.”

Less than two years later, not only has the president’s claim of American exceptionalism been widely derided, the country is in disarray on the world stage.

 

Golden Oldies Video: Geithner Says “No Risk” of AAA Downgrade

By: Saturday August 6, 2011 11:30 am

On April 19, Geithner evidently thought he had a criminal shakedown operation well in hand. Oops.

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