Day: October 31, 2012

Caller: “Give Medicare to Everybody”

Mandeville, LA – Exclusive Audio and Transcript – I’m just going to let Bob from Pennsylvania speak for himself here, check out the rest in today’s audio and transcript, “Let me run something by you, Mike. A kid graduates from college this year. He’s going to pay Medicare for 40 years and not see an ounce of benefit from it. Why not just bill him four percent now and give it to him now? Give Medicare to everybody. That would be the biggest boon in business in the history of our civilization. How? We would take the obscene cost of healthcare away from businesses.” … Continue readingCaller: “Give Medicare to Everybody”

Alan Jacobs Agrees That Voting Isn’t the Most Sacred Duty on Earth

Mandeville, LA – Exclusive Transcript – Here’s a quote from Alan Jacobs article “A Long Defeat, A Final Victory”, for more of the article and Mike’s comments on it, please check out today’s transcript, ‘We are too prone, I believe, to think that voting is the definitive political act. That would be true only if politics simply belongs to the government. There is a far vaster sphere of politics – the life of the polis – that belongs to the everyday acts of ordinary people. In this maybe Gandalf is a pretty good guide: “Yet it is not our part to master all the tides of the world, but to do what is in us of the succor of those years wherein we are set, uprooting the evil in the fields that we know, so that those who live after may have clean earth to till. What weather they shall have is not ours to rule.”’ … Continue readingAlan Jacobs Agrees That Voting Isn’t the Most Sacred Duty on Earth

This Day In Founders History – 31 October

This Day in Founders History – Where we bring you important dates in the lives and history of the Founding Generation. One notable birthday on this day in history in 1735, that of John Adams, 1st Vice President and 2nd President of the United States. On this day in 1776, King George III made his first speech before British Parliament since the Declaration of Independence was signed, entitled “His Majesty’s Most Gracious Speech to Both Houses of Parliament on Thursday, October 31, 1776” … Continue readingThis Day In Founders History – 31 October

Chris Christie Smacks Down Steve Doocy then Praises Obama

Mandeville, LA – Exclusive Video and Audio – Steve Doocy, one third of the collective mind on Fox and Friends in the morning, manages to ask Chris Christie one of the dumbest questions you could ask a Governor of a state who is dealing with a natural disaster of this scale…. he asks him about what the Presidential Candidates are doing, and Christie responds appropriately. But then, right after that, Christie (who has been supporting Romney) praises the job Obama has been doing and thanks him for declaring New Jersey a state of emergency so they can get federal relief faster. Wha, What? Christie is going to have to go back to his NeoCon hole until after the election because he is absolutely going to get called out on this. For more Founders TV, Founders History, and more featured content, be sure and sign up for a Founders Pass right here… … Continue readingChris Christie Smacks Down Steve Doocy then Praises Obama