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Irish Diary—Americay from
Abroad, St. Patrick’s Day Edition

PJ Media, by Michael Walsh

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Posted By:Judy W., 3/18/2014 7:34:38 AM

So I’m on the other side of the pond for a while, and figured St. Patrick’s Day would be a fine time to start this little subdivision of Unexamined Premises. A look at our beloved country from a different perspective; quick hits, brief observations, drive-by opinionating. (Snip) Conservatives, especially social conservatives, never embarrass themselves more than when they write about Hollywood without apparently having worked a day in the Industry. Two recent pieces illustrate my point: Christian Toto’s ridiculous notion that renegade filmmaker John Milius’s career effectively ended, for political reasons, after he made the 1984 version of Red Dawn;

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This is a hodgepodge, and since Michael Walsh is an interesting writer, it´s good, even if you might not agree with everything. I like his description of Trey Gowdy as "rising troublemaker" (a positive term).

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: secondtimelucky, 3/18/2014 8:10:26 AM     (No. 9773227)

this was my favorite line:

His Serene Highness Barack Hussein Obama II, Lord of the Flies, Keeper of the Hoops, Master of the Greens, Bringer of Kinetic Military Action, Vacationer-in-Chief, and Protector of the Holy Cities of Honolulu and Chicago, is displeased.

Walsh has a way with words...

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