Author Archives: Patrick

Sometime political guy.

Dr. No – Back on Bill Maher

( – promoted by Patrick) Eabo Clipper noted Ron Paul’s first appearance on Real Time with Bill Maher.  While he was coldly received then, it appears that after witnessing the past two debates Bill Maher has warmed up slightly.  Ron has been on two different times since his first appearance.  Videos after the jump.  (The last video is particularly amusing,…

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The Party of Lincoln?

I happened across this post from Jonah Goldberg at NRO’s The Corner: Today’s conservatives for the most part – Harry Jaffa is surely an outlier- admire Lincoln for the philosophical content of his profound moral convictions but look on Lincoln’s resort to heavy-handed statism as a lamentable but necessary recourse. Today’s liberals feel the same way about the convictions, but…

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Fired Professor Speaks Out

( – promoted by Patrick) The Boston Herald reported yesterday on the firing of an Emmanual College professor who reenacted the Virginia Tech shooting in his classroom: Nicholas Winset said he was terminated and permanently barred from campus following a Wednesday lecture in which he dramatized the massacre to show that deranged gunman Cho Seung-Hui could have been stopped if…

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