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If It Corks Like a Duck...

I had a grand time guest-hosting for Rush on America's Number One radio show. You can sample a few moments from the show - or, for Rush 24/7 subscribers, the full three hours - here. It was a strange blend of geopolitical foreign-policy big-picture strategy and, er, duck genitalia. In the grim roll call of America's retreat from the world, almost two years after the sacking of the US diplomatic facility in Benghazi and the murder of its ambassador, the Libyan embassy itself has also fallen:

The US Embassy in Tripoli is now in the hands of the jihad boys. They're all diving into the pool at the compound and posting pictures of it on social media. It turns out the fellows that like to chop your head off know how to use YouTube, Facebook and Twitter better than Obama and all the cool kids he's got surrounding him in his Oval Office team. That's what it's come to: He's not even a good tweeter.

As for the duck genitalia, that's something the United States Government is studying with your tax dollars. Apparently, the female duck has a vagina that is a clockwise corkscrew, and the male duck has a penis that is a counterclockwise corkscrew - which prompted one caller to observe that Obama is trying to insert is counterclockwise foreign policy into a clockwise corkscrew of a world. At any rate, HR chipped in with the following quatrain (author unknown):

There once was a man with a corkscrew penis
Who searched o'er the world for a corkscrew Venus
But alas when he found one, oh such dread
For the corkscrew Venus had a left-hand thread.

Words to ponder.

HR, Mr Snerdley and I will be back for Wednesday's Rush Limbaugh Show, with three of live substitute-host-level excellence in broadcasting direct from Ice Station EIB starting at 12 noon Eastern.

September 2, 2014 at 6:21 pm  |  Permalink

A Se'nnight of Steyn, August 25-31

A Happy Labor Day or Labour Day weekend, according to taste, to our American and Canadian readers. In case you missed it, here's the last seven days as seen by Mark:

We began the week with a rollicking song for the 75th anniversary of The Wizard Of Oz.

~Our Monday Mark looked at the latest US corporation to vote with its feet, as Burger King declines to have it Obama's way and decamps to Canada to "have it your eh?".

~On Tuesday Steyn checked in with Hannity on Fox News to discuss the President's penetrating insight that ISIS was merely the junior varsity team of jihad. As Mark saw it, the only JV player on the geopolitical court is Obama.

~On Wednesday, in what became our most-read piece of the week, we noted that the peer-reviewed climate science has now caught up with Steyn, and a throwaway observation he made five years ago. With the Mann vs Steyn trial of the century approaching, Mark is very grateful to all who've helped support his pushback against the increasingly isolated Big Climate alarmists via the Steyn store. He is preparing to depose self-conferred Nobel Laureate Michael Mann.

~On Thursday, Steyn returned to The Hugh Hewitt Show to discuss the sandy-suited Obama's disarming disclosure that the United States has no strategy.

~On Friday, Mark considered one of the most horrifying stories of the week - the failure and collusion of politicians, police and child "protection" agencies in the sexual "grooming" of 1,400 girls by Muslim rape gangs in the Yorkshire town of Rotherham.

~To end the week, Mark paid tribute to the great actor (of Brighton Rock and Jurassic Park) and director (of Gandhi and A Bridge Too Far) Richard Attenborough.

A new week at SteynOnline begins tonight with our Song of the Week. After Labor Day, Mark returns to the Golden EIB Microphone to guest-host for Rush on America's Number One radio show, live coast to coast on Tuesday and Wednesday.

August 31, 2014 at 8:43 am  |  Permalink

The Sandy Man

My weekly appearance on The Hugh Hewitt Show chanced this week to follow a rare appearance by Barack Obama at the White House. He happened to have a couple of hours between the golf game and the fundraiser, and so thought he might as well climb into the lightweight suit and make a statement about Putin, Iraq and all the other peripheral stuff President Tee-Time doesn't usually have time for. This was his position on ISIS:

We don't have a strategy yet.

As Vlad and the mullahs and the ChiComs must be thinking: Wow! When he promised he'd be the most transparent administration in history, he wasn't kidding.

HUGH HEWITT: There you have it, Mark Steyn. We don't have a strategy, yet.

MARK STEYN: Yes, and that's true. Actually, I believe Churchill after the fall of France, went out and gave a press conference outside 10 Downing Street, where he announced that we don't have a strategy... I don't know whether that actually is the strategy, not to have a strategy, but just looking at the color of his suit, I think you would have concluded that this was a man without a strategy.

So then we discussed the suit for a bit, and whether a serious man should wear that color on television:

MS: I believe the last occasion I wore a suit that color was on a morning talk show in Australia with a lady called Kerri-Anne Kennerley, who's basically the Oprah of Australia. And I was appearing with some miniature highland cattle, and thought that if you're appearing with miniature highland cattle of a shaggy mien, then that color suit is appropriate. But as a suit for which the global superpower reacts to the incursion, as they say, intof Ukraine, and Americans signing up to die for ISIS, and all the other stuff that's going on, I would leave that suit for the Australian daytime talk show circuit.

But eventually we stopped talking about Obama's suit and moved back to less important matters, like his public announcement that Putin could pretty much do as he wishes in Ukraine:

We are not taking military action to solve the Ukrainian problem... It is not in the cards for us to see a military confrontation between Russia and the United States in this region. Keep in mind, however, that I'm about to go to a NATO conference. Ukraine is not a member of NATO, but a number of those states that are close by are. And we take our Article Five commitments to defend each other very seriously.

As I commented:

MS: Now if you're Estonia, would you, if you were the Estonian government, would you actually be reassured by that? And if you were Putin, if you were Putin sitting in the Kremlin, and you just wanted to mess with Obama, wouldn't you be slightly ever-so-tempted just to invade Estonia, just to see whether Obama follows through on that Article Five thing? And I think that's what's so weird about it. He's like the classic guy who stands up in public, and one way or another winds up saying the thing you intended not to say. So his reassurance to NATO in fact actually put a question mark over it.

Hugh also raised his remarkable interview with Mitt Romney, whose will-I-won't-I? tease on the 2016 campaign got cranked up a notch or two. I professed no great enthusiasm for this scenario and remarked:

MS: Forgive me looking at it from the foreigner's point of view, but one of the odd things about the system here is that the Democrats tend to wind up nominating sociopaths, and the Republicans tend to nominate rich guys. I mean, I'm generalizing here...

But only very slightly.

We also found time to discuss forthcoming Steyn musical albums, on which I'm almost as big a tease as Mitt.

The full interview is here.

PS Our headline comes courtesy, of course, of our old chums Anthony Newley and Leslie Bricusse.

UPDATE: Scaramouche takes the Sandy Man and makes him satisfying and delicious.

~Later this morning I'll be joining Michael Graham in Atlanta, and it will be a busy week for me radio-wise post-Labor Day, so stay tuned for details of that.

August 29, 2014 at 9:36 am  |  Permalink

The Only JayVee Player on the Court

On Tuesday night Mark joined Sean Hannity live on Fox News to discuss President Obama's ridiculous characterization of Isis as the "JayVees" of jihad, and the White House's attempts to walk it back. Steyn was not impressed by the Commander-in-Chief's witless and shallow analogy:

If there is a JV player on the court at the moment, if you ask Putin, if you ask the mullahs, if you ask the Chinese Politburo, if you ask ISIS, if you ask every rinky-dink jihadist on the outskirts of Benghazi who the JV player is on court, they're going to have no problem telling you it's President Obama. A man who's shredded American foreign policy and left Al Qaeda, ISIS, and its affiliates running around, gamboling across a vast swathe of territory from West Africa to Afghanistan - that's the JV player on the court today.

To watch more from Mark's appearance on Hannity, click here.

August 27, 2014 at 12:25 am  |  Permalink

Have it His Way

While Obama golfed: Over the weekend, Tripoli Airport fell to the jihad boys. I was there some years ago, and thought it compared favorably with, say, Logan. Now it's a smoking ruin - part of the blowback from Obama's leading with his behind, or whatever he calls it. As things stand, this guy will end his presidency with a chain of failed states for al-Qaeda, Boko Haram, al-Shabaab, ISIS and the Taliban to gambol and frolic in stretching from West Africa to the Hindu Kush. But you can't see them from Martha's Vineyard, so who cares?

~Can you see Burger King from the Vineyard Golf Club? America's second-biggest burger chain is the latest US corporation to vote with its feet - by wooing Tim Hortons:

Burger King Worldwide Inc. said it is in talks to buy the Canadian coffee-and-doughnut chain and relocate to Canada to take advantage of the country's lower corporate tax regime.

Like Pfizer and other companies, Burger King has figured out that the quickest way to escape Obama's America is to buy a business in another western nation and order up a new set of letterheads with a foreign address. President Tee-Time will doubtless give a speech at a fundraiser demonizing Burger King and reminding them that in this burg there's only one king and his slogan is "Have it my way!"

America is seizing up. A country that was once a byword for dynamism and energy has chosen not decline but something closer to suicide.

~The empire-building talk-show host Glenn Beck has apparently offered to buy Headline News from CNN. As Ed Driscoll points out, the news report at The Wrap manages to miss the main point of interest - which is that, before his present eminence, Beck was a minor host at HLN, one of several CNN anchors whose talents the network had no idea how to exploit, as opposed to the gate-delay deadbeats they keep on for decades. So the fun part of the story is the element of sweet revenge - as when former RKO contract player Lucille Ball returned to the studio lot and bought it for her production company.

~Also via Ed Driscoll, I learn that gangsta rap impresario Suge Knight was shot in West Hollywood - not by the Ferguson Police Department, I hasten to add. I only ever write about Suge when he's involved in a rap-wars shooting, and this time, poor fellow, he was the one who get perforated. The big guy has a small part in Mark Steyn's Passing Parade, which is available in a personally autographed print edition direct from SteynOnline, or in new expanded eBook format from Amazon worldwide and the other outlets listed at the foot of the page. Suge shows up in my obituary for his late client Tupac Shakur, shot dead in Vegas in 1996 while sitting in the passenger seat of Mr Knight's car:

This guy, Suge Knight, for example - the 300-lb gangsta impresario of Death Row Records who seems to be taking a surprisingly relaxed view of the murder, in the adjoining seat, of his biggest-selling artiste. I was vaguely aware that in 1994 Suge had paid $1.4 million to spring Pac from jail, and that Suge was a member of the Bloods, or maybe it was the Crips - anyway, not the Elks; I dimly recalled that during contractual negotiations he'd threatened Eazy-E, since dead of Aids, with a baseball bat. But, until the aftermath of Tupac's death, I never knew that Suge's house in Vegas was next door to Wayne Newton's.

Wayne Newton! What did Wayne ever do to deserve that? It's like discovering Saddam Hussein lives next door to Angela Lansbury. What do they talk about over the fence?

Well, now they can talk about Suge's bullet wounds. I wonder if this time, as in 1996, the wily hip-hopper has any exploitable product to hand:

With exquisite timing, a few days after their star's murder Death Row Records couriered 2Pac's last video over to MTV, with the innocent suggestion that they might like to rush it into high rotation. Filmed a couple of months ago, it shows, by a remarkable coincidence, the vocal artiste dying in a drive-by shooting in a car not dissimilar to Suge's. All it lacks is a bullet-ridden 2Pac turning to Suge and gasping with his dying breath, "Et 2, Brute?"

Thus life imitates art, or at least the video.

I can't help feeling we easy-listening types would get more respect if we did a bit of this sort of thing. Maybe I should shoot up Johnny Mathis' string section to promote my Christmas album.

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August 25, 2014 at 6:58 pm  |  Permalink

A Se'nnight of Steyn, August 18-24

Mark was busy with family matters toward the end of the week, but he still found time to keep an eye on the big news. In case you missed it, here's his take on the last seven days:

We began the week with the welcome return of Mark's Mailbox.

~Our Monday-morning Song of the Week was the song that gave birth to an entire genre - the first great love ballad in the American Songbook.

~On Tuesday Mark returned to one of the big themes of the summer - the contrast between the express check-in at America's evaporated southern border and the ever more insane harassment of the law-abiding at the northern border, with the latest installment of the federal commissars' crackdown on bagpipes.

~On Wednesday Mark joined Toronto's Number One morning man John Oakley to discuss Ferguson, Missouri and the militarization of US policing, and the news that in the new Caliphate an American had been beheaded by a "Briton", which proved to be our most-read piece of the week.

~On the upcoming Mann vs Steyn trial of the century, Steve McIntyre reported that Big Climate enforcer Michael Mann's newfound sensitivity to charges of "fraud" is at odds with the EPA's relaxed attitude to Mann's own use of that term. Thank you to all who've helped support Mark's campaign this week via the Steyn store. We continue to prepare for Mann's deposition, discovery, and trial.

~To end the week, Mark returned to the subject of beheaded American journalist James Foley, and the President's horrible, hollow evasions on the subject.

A new week at SteynOnline begins tonight with our Song of the Week.

August 24, 2014 at 7:51 am  |  Permalink

American Decapitated by Englishman

Today, Wednesday, I started the day with Toronto's Number One morning man, John Oakley, at AM 640. We focused on two stories - the policing of Ferguson, Missouri, and the decapitation by ISIS of my fellow Granite Stater - James Foley of Rochester, New Hampshire, who was kidnapped while reporting on the Syrian uprising.

His executioner - the man standing next to him in the picture at right - was speaking with a British accent. That's to say, he's one of thousands of citizens of western nations - British, American, European, Canadian and Australian - who've flocked to join the planet's coolest new gang and saw the heads off anyone who gets in their way: Christian, Yazedi, Kurd, Shia, Alawite, and, indeed, plenty of little schoolgirls in pretty pink dresses. As I said to John, more British Muslims are serving with ISIS than as soldiers of the Queen. Click below to listen:

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As the apologists for mass Muslim immigration assure us, not every western Muslim wants to join up with the head-hackers. That's true, but the number of folks back home cheering them on is not insignificant: I mentioned to John a poll showing that "15 per cent of French people back ISIS". Ah, but don't worry: it's probably an outlier.

Just before I went on air, Jeffery Hype tweeted:

@MarkSteynOnline In 2001 you made the argument that the US should attack Saudi, not Iraq. Applying same logic is it now time to invade UK?

But you gotta get up earlier than that to beat me to this stuff. I recommended to former Nato commander General Wesley Clark that America invade Britain way back in 2007.

Don't worry, I was just winding up General Clark, and at this stage I'm not sure it would accomplish anything. From the United Kingdom's point of view, the Afghan war has long been in essence a British civil war relocated to the Hindu Kush and played out between those British passport-holders loyal to Queen and country and those who regard themselves as soldiers of Allah. But the execution of James Foley broadens the scope, and foreshadows a world in which Americans are beheaded by nominal "Australians", Australians by "Belgians", Belgians by "Canadians", Canadians by "Germans", Germans by Americans.

There are two approaches to ISIS: You can kill it. Or you can feed it. And right now we're feeding it - with manpower, and with victims. And, as it feasts, it grows.

Early on in America Alone (personally autographed copies of which are exclusively available, etc, he pleads pitifully with an eye to his upcoming trial) - in the introduction, in fact - I write:

In 1970, the developed nations had twice as big a share of the global population as the Muslim world: 30 per cent to 15 per cent. By 2000, they were at parity: each had about 20 per cent.

And by 2020…?

But, as I said all those years ago, soon you won't even be able to make that comparison. Because we are becoming them.

And so it is that in the supposed "Syrian civil war" an American citizen is beheaded by a British subject.

~Tomorrow, I'll be keeping my weekly radio date south of the border with Hugh Hewitt, live coast to coast at 6pm Eastern/3pm Pacific.

August 20, 2014 at 12:32 pm  |  Permalink

The Punitive Bureaucracy's Day Off

I wrote two weeks ago about two New Hampshire teenagers having their bagpipes seized at the northern border by US Customs & Border Protection. This would be the same "border" "protection" agency that has turned the southern border into an express welfare check-in for any of the world's seven billion people minded to show up there.

My fellow Granite Staters - 17-year-old Campbell Webster and Eryk Bean, of Concord and Londonderry, New Hampshire - understood that if you go to a highland fling a couple of hours north in Quebec you're now obligated to get your bagpipes approved by US Fish & Wildlife.

Because that's just the way it is in the Land of the Free.

So Messrs Webster and Bean got their CITES certificate and presented it to the US CBP agent at the Vermont border crossing.

Whereupon he promptly confiscated their bagpipes on the grounds that, yes, their US Fish & Wildlife CITES paperwork was valid, but it's only valid at 28 ports of entry and this wasn't one of them.

Nor is any other US/Canadian land crossing. So, if you're a piper in, say, Pittsburg, New Hampshire and you want to play in a competition in La Patrie, Quebec 20 minutes north, you have to drive four-to-five hours south to Logan Airport in Boston, fly to Montreal and drive two hours east to La Patrie.

Because that's just the way it is in the Land of the Free.

When the CBP agent seized Messrs Webster and Bean's bagpipes, he told them - with the characteristic insouciance of the thug bureaucracy - that they were "never going to see them again". But thanks to the unwelcome publicity the Homeland Security mafiosi were forced to cough 'em up.

The two pipers are now heading to a competition in Scotland. So they'll be flying back via Boston, which is one of those 28 valid ports of entry. They've called Fish & Wildlife to arrange for the mandatory "inspection" of the bagpipes upon landing at Logan Airport.

Unfortunately, the official Fish & Wildlife bagpipes inspector is taking a day off that day - she's visiting her Auntie Mabel, having a seaweed wrap at the spa, whatever. So she won't be available to inspect the pipes. So she's told them they'll have to drive back to New Hampshire and then drive back to Logan the following day for the Fish & Wildlife bagpipes inspection. So she's taking a day off on Wednesday, and the bagpipers will have to take a day off on Thursday - just to comply with the diktats of the Department of Paperwork.

Because that's just the way it is in the Land of the Free.

And presumably, for the intervening 24 hours, their bagpipes will once again be seized by the feds, so here's a link to the petition they launched last time in case the government is minded to keep them.

By the way, here's an email to one bagpiper from Wildlife Inspector Rosemarie Levandowski - because at the Department of Fish & Wildlife bagpipes are designated as wildlife rather than fish. Because a wildlife inspector needs a bagpipe like a fish needs a bicycle. Here's what Inspector Levandowski writes:

Good afternoon,

After reviewing the certificate, I do not see a exception for crossing at the non-designated port of Champlain, NY. The certificate will either have to be amended to include Champlain or you can apply for a stand alone Designated Port Exception Permit (application attached). Given the time frame on this, It will not be possible to cross through Champlain. Also, there is fee of $238.00 involved with each crossing- entering the U.S. and leaving the U.S.

Feel free to call me with questions.

Rosemarie Levandowski
Wildlife Inspector
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
237 W. Service Road
Champlain, NY 12919

Gotta love that "also": Every time you take a bagpipe in and out of the United States it's a $476* round-trip fee.

Demanding a CITES certificate for bagpipes is a burden upon free-born citizens. Restricting the paperwork's validity to only 28 ports of entry is an unduly onerous burden. Requiring the bagpipers to come back on the Wednesday to those 28 ports of entry because the inspector's washing her hair on the Tuesday is an even more onerous and insulting burden. And charging an American $476 to play his bagpipe in Montreal is a shakedown racket unacceptable in a free society. Tyranny starts at the edges and nibbles its way in. This bagpipe regime is tyrannous, but it will not stop there.

As I said before, where is "the party of small government" on this? When will they pipe up?

Or do bagpipers have to loot and riot to get any attention from anyone who matters?

The annual Highland Games at Loon Mountain, New Hampshire are a significant economic boon to the state. But it's hard to see many Scots or Canadians willing to undergo the torments of US Fish & Wildlife and the risk of losing treasured old pipes, even if they can afford the 476 bucks. So see you, jimmeh!

American is economically sclerotic because it's being hyper-regulated to death. But as I concluded last time:

The degeneration of "law" into regulation is a problem. The post-constitutional order is, too. But something bigger is in play. To remain free, a people need something more basic - the spirit of liberty. Once you've lost that, there are no easy roads back.

In this republic, in 2014, there is little evidence of "the spirit of liberty".

Maybe there's a Fish & Wildlife form we can fill in to get it back...

~

*corrected from earlier innumeracy ($576): I usually take my socks off to count up the big numbers...

August 19, 2014 at 4:07 pm  |  Permalink

A Se'nnight of Steyn, August 11-17

In case you missed it, here's the last seven days as seen by Mark:

We began the week with a trio of lasting songs from a flop musical.

~On Monday Steyn discussed the most arresting Tweet of the week - a proud Australian jihadist's photograph of his seven-year-old son holding up the severed head of a Syrian soldier.

~On Tuesday Mark pondered what happens when stone-age guys get space-age technology, and considered Isis supporters' fond memories of Robin Williams.

~Turkey held a presidential election whose results eerily confirmed a 2007 Steyn column. But in a turbulent world, it's good to know some things never change: on Wednesday, the President played golf.

~On Thursday Mark kept his weekly radio date with Hugh Hewitt and covered almost as much ground as Isis.

~Our most-read column of the week was also our most controversial, with many readers strongly disagreeing with Steyn on the militarization of the American police.

~On the upcoming Mann vs Steyn trial of the century, there was a surprising development: The ACLU, The Washington Post, NBC News and a myriad of other organizations all filed briefs with the DC Court of Appeals strongly opposing serial litigant and climate mullah Michael E Mann. On the other hand, Professor Paul Krugman is backing Mann and putting his faith in Google. We thank readers around the world for your continued support for Steyn's legal battle via your patronage of the Steyn store. We continue to prepare for Mann's deposition, discovery, and trial.

~Finally, for our weekend movie feature, we dusted off Good Will Hunting.

A new week at SteynOnline begins tonight with our Song of the Week.

August 17, 2014 at 9:26 am  |  Permalink

Covering Almost as Much Ground as Isis

Hugh Hewitt and I were back on the air together for the first time in a month or so, and covered a lot of ground:

HUGH HEWITT: I don't even know where to begin. We have Ferguson, MO on edge and the President telling them to calm down. We have the Putin convoy headed towards the Ukrainian border. Maliki stepping aside, the Yazidis saying no, no, no, they're still killing us, and Lauren Bacall and Robin Williams dead. You pick.

Well, when you put it like that, it seems obvious to me that the biggest news of the week was that, as the White House announced, the President and the First Lady had every dance at that swank Martha's Vineyard party they went to.

MARK STEYN: I don't know why they don't just raze the White House and turn the whole thing into a golf club for him, and put the Israeli Iron Dome over it, and then he can play in the White House grounds golf round the clock, and within his Iron Dome, and the rest of the world can go to hell.

HH: He might actually take you up on that.

Beyond the Martha's Vineyard social scene, President Obama and his advisers don't seem to grasp that nothing exists in isolation:

MS: For example, if you let these guys get a foothold in Syria, so what? Nobody cares about Syria. Okay, then they spill over the border, and suddenly, they're controlling a large chunk of Iraq. Well, you know, Iraq is like bad karma to the American left, so let's just leave that. Where's it going to be next, then? Nobody who knows anything about the Jordanian armed forces thinks that these guys are going to be able to withstand an ISIS attempt to nibble away at eastern Jordan, or anyone who knows anything about the defenses of the northern border of Saudi Arabia. And what's even more absurd is that these guys in ISIS have the best weaponry in the world.

HH: Yeah.

MS: They have American tanks. They have American guns. They have American helicopters that, again, you and I and all your listeners paid for, and we gave to these joke four divisions in Western Iraq that all ran away and left all this stuff paid for by the U.S. taxpayer for ISIS to fly around in and drive around in, and aim at our allies. And the idea that all this stuff exists in isolation... This is like the plant in Little Shop of Horrors... The more you feed it, the bigger it gets, the bigger it gets, the bigger it gets. And it's just a question of how much it can swallow before getting indigestion.

We also talked about the seven-year-old Aussie boy brandishing the severed head his dad gave him to play with, and I talked about how the left had moved beyond homophobia and Islamophobia and was concerned now not to appear headchopperphobic.

Oh, and Hugh found time to ask me about the latest developments in climate mullah Michael E Mann's suit against me:

MS: He says that everyone who supports me is a notorious right-wing climate denier funded by the Koch Brothers. Well, that group is getting rather larger this week. Briefs filed against Michael Mann with the D.C. Court of Appeals, they included the ACLU, they included the Washington Post, they included the Los Angeles Times and the Chicago Tribune. They included all kinds of groups who recognize that Michael Mann's attempt to sue people out of the public debate is actually, would actually gut the 1st Amendment, and deprive it of any real meaning... One result of all these interventions by the ACLU is that in the event that we were to lose eventually in the District of Columbia, I think this thing will be going all the way to the Supreme Court...

HH: Those doggone Koch Brothers, they're taking over the ACLU. I had missed that.

You can find the full conversation with Hugh here. I appear on his show every Thursday at 6pm Eastern/3pm Pacific.

August 15, 2014 at 9:20 am  |  Permalink

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