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Knowledge be damned: Rice,
Obama and the uses of history

Daily Caller, by David Landau

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 11/15/2012 12:50:38 PM

It looks as if a youthful ebullience is in the capital’s air. That seems to be the message of Obama’s re-election and of the scandal at the CIA, which bespeaks a similar enthusiasm. For older folks, there remains the pleasant possibility that someone else’s youth will rub off on us. I recently had such an occasion when I spoke with Paula, a political enthusiast in her early 30s, about a now-remote series of events known as the Cold War. “Oh, there was nothing to that,” Paula said confidently. It looks as if a youthful ebullience

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There is no one in the regime who is competent enough to hold the position they hold. It is just terrifying the lack of qualifications for those who hold the highest offices in the land. It´s really difficult to be optimistic when these morons hold our lives in their hands. What would you expect when you have socialists ruling the education systems.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: kOok, 11/15/2012 8:52:50 PM     (No. 9017247)

I have a twenty one year old grandson that will cheerfully tell you all about world events much like the airheads in the article. The only trouble is, he´s wrong. But that doesn´t suppress his absolute knowledge of any subject. I remind him that I was a voting age adult when the events in question occurred to no avail. He ´knows´ he is correct. I drop the discussions, because when the rubber meets the road, he will be the type to finger grandpa and grandma as the ones who need reeducation. He can stew in his ignorance. Of course, all of his brilliance has added up to a minimum wage job with less than 30 hours a week, but hey, he has his iPhone, weed, live in girlfriend, and internet porn, what else do you need?

As Ronald Reagan so famously said about liberals, it´s not what they don´t know that´s the problem, it´s what they know that isn´t so.

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