If we're going to have a discussion of socialism, shouldn't we be discussing the Secretary of the Treasury's forced nationalization of major U.S. banks? Not to mention the disposition of the rest of the $700 billion of taxpayers' money.
Let's leave this
Meanwhile, it's interesting (to me, anyway) to wait on tenterhooks for the Journal Times' actual presidential endorsement -- if indeed the newspaper will come clean and make one this year, or just stick to
If the JT is going to endorse, it had better hurry. (Pssst! The election is in less than two weeks!) The local paper hasn't always been this reticent to declare itself. In 2000, the paper endorsed Al Gore. In 2004 it came out for John Kerry. Well, sort of: the first 11 paragraphs of the endorsement editorial spelled out President Bush's failings; only the last four were a lukewarm Kerry endorsement ("...in all honesty, we were not overly impressed initially...").