Tag Archives: Reagan

Newt Gingrich famously said this week that Donald Trump reminded him of Jack Kemp. Rich Lowry responds, without mentioning Gingrich’s fatuous statement, that Marco Rubio is the true heir of Jack Kemp, and Lowry is completely right. Why is this … Continue reading

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This Is Not 1980, And Donald Trump Is Not Ronald Reagan

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Former U.S. first lady Nancy Reagan dies at 94

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A President Should Offer Hope, Not Fear

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Trump Versus Reagan On Immigration

All this talk about how Donald Trump resembles Ronald Reagan has only reminded me of Reagan himself, and what little Trump and Reagan share in common. For example, we have Trump’s recent statements on immigration and removal of birthright citizenship. … Continue reading

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Ronald Reagan Punches Out James Dean

These are highlights from the live CBS broadcast of “The Dark, Dark Hours”, from December 12, 1954. The punch comes near the end of the video. Apart from mumbling too much and at times overacting, Dean does a creditable job. … Continue reading

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Enough Outrage Already–Let’s Sell A Positive Message That People Can Buy Into

Dan Reihl has a long, rambling post that needs editing, but that hits the nail on the head as far as conservatism is concerned. Here are some excerpts: Conservatism didn’t dominate for a decade under Reagan because the Right suddenly … Continue reading

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