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Tuesday, September 13, 2005
 
Apologies to Rogers and Hammerstein

You have to be taught to hate and fear
You have to be taught from year to year
It has to be drummed in your dear little ear
You have to be carefully taught!
-from the musical South Pacific



Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) September 13, 2005 - – The tragedy of Hurricane Katrina has exposed an ugly truth about liberals, and parents need to teach this to their kids, according to the author of a controversial upcoming children"s book.

Katharine DeBrecht — the author of the soon-to-be-released "Help! Mom! There Are Liberals Under My Bed" (Kids Ahead; hardcover: $15.95; ISBN 0976726904) — dismisses the notion that parents should not talk to their young kids about politics. If anything, she claims, the behavior of liberals following the flooding of New Orleans shows that parents with traditional values need to take a hands-on approach to making sure their kids aren"t bombarded by left-wing messages.

"Liberals don"t hesitate in pushing their extremist ideology," says DeBrecht, the mother of three and a co-captain of her state"s Security Moms for Bush. "Their actions in the wake of the tragedy in New Orleans shows this only too well."

In support of her point, DeBrecht asserts that as soon as New Orleans" levees burst liberals set out to exploit the tragedy....
 
Sunday, September 11, 2005
 
Back again.
I needed to take a break from the blog. My career as an airline pilot is heading for the toilet, and I am still trying to find a way to integrate that. On a positive note, Riverbend is posting again:
E. looked at me wide-eyed that day and asked the inevitable question,
“How long do you think before they bomb us?”

“But it wasn’t us. It can’t be us…” I rationalized.

“It doesn’t matter. It’s all they need.”



Good stuff. Go read it. On Katrina: I have no time or sympathy for the Global Warming faction. Hurricanes happen. Some years are really bad. This is one. Check back with me in 200 years and we'll see if there's a trend. The government response is another matter. It sucked. Chertoff and Brown should be tarred and feathered. That brings me to the point of this latest post, which is that I no longer have time to write well reasoned, erudite commentary on the political scene. In the future, I will be quite brief and to the point. That's my life these days:

George Will says that if black people weren't so stupid and didn't fuck so much, New Orleans would have been just fine. Thanks for that insight, George.
 
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