Attytood Archive: September, 2009

European conservatism sounds exactly like U.S. "socialism"

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Probably no one under my age of 50 knows who Andy Williams is anymore; he was a crooner who was popular for a time in the '60s, and he also... Read more

"Going Rogue"

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Her book title is more proof of my theory that Sarah Palin is a secret anarchist. Read more

'64 Phillies or '06 Cardinals?

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The ghost of Gene Mauch may not be hovering above Busch Stadium, ready to pay an unwelcome visit to Cardinals manager Tony La Russa. But... Read more

When John Yoo is ripped from the headlines

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I've never been someone to watch "Law & Order" -- guess I should start: Last night's episode of television's longest running... Read more

UPDATED: Die in jail

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I had no intention of wading into the morass that is the somewhat, um, belated arrest of filmmaker Romam Polanski -- but I've been rather... Read more

The last word on ACORN*

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I put an asterisk on the headline because whenever I say it's the last word on a subject, it never is. The post I wrote last week on ACORN... Read more

William Safire, "nattering nabobs" and the power of words

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William Safire, the former Nixon speechwriter turned New York Times op-ed columnist, died today at age 79. He did more than any other American... Read more

Black gold

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Regardless of how the push for heathcare reform turns out, I wonder if we'll be looking back 10 or 20 years from now and wondering why we... Read more