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Traditional America

America's Future: The Promise of 'Obama Nation'

Glen Browder | Posted 04.17.2013 | Politics
Glen Browder

I noted Barack Obama's formidable power as a transformational leader and partisan politician entering his second term as president. Now, I'd like to consider what America might look like when he leaves the White House.

Cheer Up, Rush: Dems Keep "Traditional America" Alive

Ira Chernus | Posted 02.05.2013 | Politics
Ira Chernus

All the Obamas signed the card, even their little dog Bo. In fact, Bo is the star of the card. There he is right on the front -- take a look -- romping through the snow on the Obamas' lawn. What could be more traditionally American than that?

Is America Dying?

Glen Browder | Posted 01.17.2013 | Politics
Glen Browder

The United States clearly remains the standard, by most accounts, of progressive democracy and "the good life" at this point in world history. But -- as I will argue in this unconventional analysis -- telltale signs of democratic distemper belie our contemporary stature.

'Unless Your Real Name Is 'Sitting Bill' You've Got Nothing To Complain About'

Posted 11.16.2012 | Comedy

The re-election of Barack Obama heralds the death of traditional America... as far as Bill O'Reilly is concerned anyway. Jon Stewart would beg to diff...