Posted By: Warner Todd Huston - 2/20/2013 1:18:53 PM EST 42049
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MSNBC´s Melissa Harris-Perry must have thought she was getting "edgy" in a recent segment on her show when she turned to the topic of "race jokes." But instead of Maury Povich or Jerry Springer she ended up with sanitized PCism and another prosaic, partisan attack on whites and conservativesthe latter the only subject MSNBC ever seems to discuss.
You see, ladies, if you would just stay in the Designated Safe Zones, and stay out of the Authorized Rape Zone, everything would be just fine.“It’s why we have call boxes, it’s why we have safe zones, it’s why we have the whistles.(snip)So you see; women don’t need no stinkin’ guns, so let’s just ban them from campuses everywhere.(snip)Hey! And as long as we’re at it, I’ve got a good idea!! Let’s ban all nuclear weapons too!!! (snip)With my new flexibility, it’s a done deal!...
Over President’s Day weekend, President Barack Obama took off for a mini-vacation in Florida. There, he participated in golf lessons with professional coach Butch Harmon — Harmon normally charges $1,000 per hour, and Obama spent 8 hours with him — and then he took to the links with disgraced golf icon Tiger Woods. The press was not allowed to cover any of this first-hand.
Steven Spielberg’s “Lincoln” has been a box-office hit and nominated for 12 Academy Awards, including best picture, best director and best actor for Daniel Day-Lewis, who portrayed our 16th president. I haven’t seen the movie; therefore, this column is not about the movie but about a man deified by many. My colleague Thomas DiLorenzo, economics professor at Loyola University Maryland, exposed some of the Lincoln myth in his 2006 book, “Lincoln Unmasked.”
If radical gun-grabbers have their way, your daughters, mothers and grandmothers will have nothing but whistles, pens and bodily fluids to defend themselves against violent attackers and sexual predators. Women of all ages, races and political backgrounds should be up in arms over the coordinated attack on their right to bear arms.