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Wishful Thinking, Now and Then [June 2010]
National Review Online ^
| June 3, 2010
| Mark Steyn
Posted on 10/03/2010 6:27:45 PM PDT by starczar66
...Many of historys greatest catastrophes arise from not taking people at their word, and, indeed, disbelieving well established patterns of behavior...
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TOPICS: Constitution/Conservatism; Culture/Society; Government; Philosophy
KEYWORDS: catastrophes; democrats; famine; illness; moralabsolutes; obama; politicians; poverty
"Scratch the surface of an endemic problem -- famine, illness, poverty -- and you invariably find a politician at the source." -- Simon Carr, in his review of The Mystery of Capital by Hernando de Soto
posted on 10/03/2010 7:05:06 PM PDT
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Many of historys greatest catastrophes like the 2008 election of Barack Obama arise from not taking people at their word, and, indeed, disbelieving well established patterns of behavior...
posted on 10/03/2010 10:08:18 PM PDT
by Iron Munro
(I prayed: "O Lord make my enemies ridiculous." And God granted it - He sent the Obamas.)
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