My review of Jonah Goldberg’s book The Tyranny of clichés is now available at Amazon.com here a peek:

And all this is done in the context of so many pop culture references that it’s hard to turn a page without them. He can start a point quoting Edmund Burke on example and finish with: “Similarly, we don’t all need to fight a land war in Asia or go against a Sicilian when death is on the line” without missing a beat.

The best way to put it Imagine if Firing Line was done in the style of Family Guy by a conservative writer and you will understand what to expect.

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Yesterday I went to Fitchburg State University to cover the debate between GOP candidates Tom Weaver and Jon Golnik.

When I arrived it was clear which candidate had more organization as a large standout for Jon Golnik in front of the venue.

and a fair amount of signs as well:

I interviewed one of the people standing out:

The number at the standout increased as the night went on.

Tom Weaver had already arrived:

I interviewed him before the debate

The Panel asking questions represented Fitchburg State which hosted the event along with the Sentinel & Enterprise and the Fitchburg Republican City Committee which sponsored the event.

I interviewed Professor Weizer before the debate:

along with Steve DiNatale the Democrat rep for Fitchburg:

I then saw Jon Golnek and he gave me some time before things started:

FSU’s president moderated the debate:

Unfortunately due to water main break phones and internet is down but a reporter from the Sentinel/Enterprise with an air card was live tweeting

The candidates sat next to each other

I took a pan of the crowd

and things got underway

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