September 30, 2011
What If We Held a Debate and Nobody Came?
When it comes to radio personalities, Michael Savage is usually not my cup of tea. But I nearly stood up and cheered when I recently heard him on Laura Ingraham's show. Ms. Ingraham had earlier in the program exhaustively analyzed the previous evening's Republican presidential debate. She played and dissected numerous clips of the dustups among Perry, Romney, and the others. But when she queried Mr. Savage on his opinion of the debate, she was met with a couple seconds of silence. Then Savage told her he hadn't watched, and frankly, he didn't care. After all, the election was fourteen months away. Commence cheering! I felt like a participant in a therapy session who finally discovered that I'm not alone, that there are other people who feel the same way I do. Although not a fan of conspiracy theories, I can't shake the suspicion that these useless debates are a scheme cooked up by the Ruling Class to get the country to ignore the goings-on by the...(Read Full Article)