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Three Cheers for Charles Blow
American Thinker, by Paul Jacobson

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Posted By:DW626, 2/17/2013 5:58:58 AM

As one who has delivered some harsh -- one might say blistering -- condemnations against New York Times columnist Charles Blow, I feel compelled to proffer unqualified commendation of his recent column on the California cop killer. In the interest of consistent truthfulness, sometimes it´s necessary to admit that someone normally considered an adversary -- even an enemy -- has gotten it right... even while my jaw is dropping. Contra the denizens of lefty-loon bloggers, commenters, tweeters, letter-to-the-editor writers, Blow´s response is unambiguous

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I would never expect a leftist like Blow to reciprocate, however credit is given where credit. Is due.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: truthfetish, 2/17/2013 6:31:44 AM     (No. 9181046)

I´m with OP´s observation about Charles Blow - in fact, the past season Blow has penned other level-headed opinions that take on the left rather than champion it. Refreshing.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Keekng, 2/17/2013 6:59:26 AM     (No. 9181070)

Blow´s blows to the left blew me away. Apparently, Mr Blow determined which way the wind was blowing then wrote the article.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Bevan, 2/17/2013 7:14:06 AM     (No. 9181088)

Its sad that we have to sing praises to a minority for common sense.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Spidey, 2/17/2013 7:19:49 AM     (No. 9181096)

All we need now are the Serendipity Singers.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: JimS, 2/17/2013 7:35:17 AM     (No. 9181126)

Why congratulate Blow for having a shred of common sense for once? He is supposed to be a professional after all.

So, if this idiot writes piece after piece filled with leftist, race-victimology rubbish, we are supposed to celebrate when he has a passing bout of integrity?

No. Charles will always live up to his name.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: LittleRedHen1, 2/17/2013 11:01:15 AM     (No. 9181493)

I looked up the definition of the political Right. The only honest concept was opposition to the evils of the Left/the purveyors of the French Revolution. To be Left is to lie, therefore the Right must be honest.

Bonny and Clyde were overt evil doers. Hollywood made a movie which portrayed them as the moral good guys, where the audience was expected to see their end as tragic. Blow is right, Dorner was an evil doer who does not merit sympathy or support.

This is not a case of the broken clock. A clock is an analog device, therefore a broken clock is analogous to stasis. It is always wrong. Blow was right.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: tulipwood, 2/17/2013 11:43:08 AM     (No. 9181556)

I don´t have any problem admitting that, if it bears the NYT moniker, I simply never read it.

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