Pundits Peddle Civility Sophistry

Americans are angry because our country is being destroyed by the current administration's destructive policies. The country is on a course like the Titanic, and Beltway bobble heads appear more concerned that candidates won't "sound presidential" if they call out Obama's iceberg policies and personnel. It's a wonder the Republic survived the ferociously raucous election battle of 1800 without a "conservative" political chattering class standing athwart history yelling for garden party civility. By today's civility "standards," Alexander Hamilton failed to "sound presidential" when he attacked John Adams' "unfitness for the station of Chief Magistrate." Adams flunked when he called Hamilton "the bastard brat of a Scotch pedlar." How about Federalists who excoriated "Jefferson as an un-Christian deist whose sympathy for the French Revolution would bring similar bloodshed and chaos to the United States?" Who would expect less from patriots who put their lives, their fortunes and their...(Read Full Article)