Tag Archives: Obama

The Cultural Divide And Elizabeth Warren

We thought Lena Dunham’s ad for Barack Obama in 2012 was one of the worst ever, but we were wrong: It was a work of pure genius, and may have even won Obama the election. The tragic truth is that … Continue reading

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May 1945: Obama Claims No Military Solution For Crisis In Europe

(Via the archives of the New York Times) In a wide ranging press conference yesterday afternoon, President Obama claimed that despite the recent suicide of Germany’s top leader, he sees no military solution for the conflict in Europe and plans … Continue reading

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Obama’s “Mission Accomplished” Moment

Obama’s legacy: He lost two wars the US had already won. Obama began his presidency apologizing for US behavior around the world. After he leaves the presidency, by all rights he should spend the rest of his life going around … Continue reading

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An Anniversary: Our Most “Liked” Posts In The Last Five Years

A few days ago, we listed the ten posts that had gotten the most hits since this blog began five years ago. Of course, web traffic is not always an indicator of value. It is more an indicator of topicality. … Continue reading

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