“Soft despotism is a term coined by Alexis de Tocqueville describing the state into which a country overrun by "a network of small complicated rules" might degrade. Soft despotism is different from despotism (also called 'hard despotism') in the sense that it is not obvious to the people."

Thursday, December 04, 2008

Gingrich Explains Our Economic Crisis


  1. An analysis of oconomics and government even I can understand.

  2. Mayor Villaraigosa says that Esteban Nuñez is “a great kid, a good boy” — do you agree?
    These photos were on Esteban Nuñez’s myspace account: Showing off the ink, torturing animals, trashing property, and partying with the mayor of Los Angeles, ex-gang member Tony Villar.

    Possible gang link probed in arrest of Nuñez's son
    Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, a longtime friend of the Nuñez family, said: "I've known him since he was a little boy. He's a great kid, a good boy."

    Capitol Alert Watch San Diego police briefing on Esteban Núñez arrest

    Death called attack of rage

    Read the Nuñez criminal complaint in its entirety. News Metro -- Four face charges in slaying at SDSU

  3. Newt for President! And I hope he gives the big corporate big gov Republicans some shellacking. They deserve it.