Tag Archives: Newt Gingrich

Empathy versus Sympathy in Conflict by Kyrie Eleison

Our correspondent Kyrie Eleison had some interesting things to say about the distinction between empathy and sympathy in the context of conflict that we post in its own right below. Thank you Kyrie: In instances like this, it is always … Continue reading

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Top Ten Good Things About George W Bush (1946-)

Now I am I admit a bit of a ‘competency snob’. In my business career, in the military, in politics I do value competent leaders, even where I disagree with their direction, and I do believe in accountability. Nevertheless, again … Continue reading

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The Republican Candidates: The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse

I got so many hits on this image in another posting that I am posting it in its own right: Four Republican Horsemen of the Apocalypse: Santorum, Gingrich, Romney, and Paul aka: Fundy, Sleazy, Shallow and Nutty:

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US Auto Bailout: Mitt Romney (and the Rest of the GOP): Let Detroit Go Bankrupt!

Nowhere are Mitt Romney or any of the other Republican candidates further for reality than in their opposition to the 2008/9 bailout of the US Auto Industry. I worked in that industry for 32 years (and yes had a stake … Continue reading

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The Myth of The American Political Intelligence

It would be hard to beat the chutzpah of this piece in Esquire by Tom Junod, link below. I think it has some interesting perspectives too, might even be right? But what it misses is the distinction I have made in … Continue reading

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