We are a commune of inquiring, skeptical, politically centrist, capitalist, anglophile, traditionalist New England Yankee humans, humanoids, and animals with many interests beyond and above politics. Each of us has had a high-school education (or GED), but all had ADD so didn't pay attention very well, especially the dogs. Each one of us does "try my best to be just like I am," and none of us enjoys working for others, including for Maggie, from whom we receive neither a nickel nor a dime. Freedom from nags, cranks, government, do-gooders, control-freaks and idiots is all that we ask for.
Photo stolen from a good analysis at Publius Pundit. Other comments and links at Gateway, to whom I owe a h/t for the former piece.
There is no doubt that Sarko had the babes on his side, which is a good sign. Maybe we need to re-think our view of the government-teat-sucking, cafe-drinking, work-allergic, lazy-ass cheese-eating surrender monkeys. Did I just write that? I take it all back, after today.
TigerHawk feels similarly, and has a lot of interesting Sarkozy quotes. Yes, Sarko is a Yankeephile. And he is conservative by French standards - but not by American standards.
Life Sucks! Mesopotamia is everything Hadrian said it was. Republicans are polling so bad it's no longer a matter of getting Congress back; we'll be lucky if we don't have "Bounties" put on our heads. The Fed is bound and determined to put us all into depression; and NOW,