Britain’s Reagan and Trump moment

By John Ruberry "This is the issue of this election: Whether we believe in our capacity for self-government or whether we abandon the American revolution and confess that a little intellectual elite in a far-distant capital can plan our lives for us better than we can plan them ourselves." Ronald Reagan, A Time for Choosing, … Continue reading Britain’s Reagan and Trump moment

Remembering Margaret Thatcher

Many years ago when I was a college sophomore at Brigham Young University, I had the privilege to hear Margaret Thatcher speak on campus.  I will never forget that day.  Having heard that BYU would be awarding an honorary degree on Thatcher, I knew that I had to attend. Thatcher was someone whose name I grew up with.  Born … Continue reading Remembering Margaret Thatcher

Margaret Thatcher dies Hillary Clinton & Morning Joe hardest hit

This morning during the 2nd hour of Morning Joe blogger Tina Brown (yes Newsweek is pretty much a blog now) came on and it was the Hillary Clinton hour all about how Clinton was so awesome so destined and so great. It was so ridiculous that Byron York tweeted the following Was listening to 'Morning … Continue reading Margaret Thatcher dies Hillary Clinton & Morning Joe hardest hit

How left wing hackery killed Doctor Who…

...in 1989. Sylvester McCoy, the actor who played Doctor Who for two years in the 1980s, has revealed that left-wing scriptwriters hired by the BBC wrote propaganda into the plots in an attempt to undermine Margaret Thatcher’s premiership. Shades of the Adventures of Robin Hood circa 1955: “The idea of bringing politics into Doctor Who … Continue reading How left wing hackery killed Doctor Who…