“The Sixties” Debate

By: Sunday May 22, 2011 9:30 am

We were idling away the evening on the balcony, drinking wine and talking about everything from the Keith Richards book to Medicare cuts. Our neighbors – she a world class blues singer; he an accomplished painter, musician and entertaining raconteur – were just paying a warm, old-American style social call.

But when I happened to mention that many today consider our generation, the Sixties generation, a failure, I set the singer’s eyes ablaze and we took off on a lively historical survey of the last few decades.

 

John Boehner: How Dare Obama Claim Republicans Hate Government and Regulations!

By: Thursday June 3, 2010 10:30 am

Yesterday in Pittsburgh, while discussing the oil spill, Obama got off a pretty good critique of Reaganism.

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