Blog Posts - Charles Krauthammer



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"The West's retreat began with Obama, who reacted to (perceived) post-9/11 overreach by abandoning Iraq, offering appeasement ("reset") to Russia and accommodating Iran. In 2009, he refused even rhetorical support to the popular revolt against the ru...
by Proof Positive on Dec 20, 2016

"I Think it’s Baked In" - Mr. Language Person

"I think it’s baked in"-Charles KrauthammerThe great Charles Krauthammer succumbing to the latest trendy, overused turn of phrase: 'It’s baked in'.I think I heard it the first time a week or two ago. Someone was discussing one of the candidates a...
by Proof Positive on Sep 5, 2016

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"I believe in an America always moving toward the future."-Hillary Clinton"Surely there cannot be a more vacuous, meaningless piece of political rhetoric. Every terrestrial entity from nematode to the United States of America moves forward into the f...
by Proof Positive on Jul 19, 2016

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"Perhaps (Obama) having long seen himself uniquely qualified by background and history to make peace between Islam and the West, to now recognize how badly things have gone on his watch is to admit both failure and the impossible grandiosity of his o...
by Proof Positive on May 16, 2016

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"Remarkably, he (Trump) gives a speech that's now written and that he reads off a telerompter that is as wandering and meandering and incoherent as when he speaks off the cuff."-Charles Krauthammer...
by Proof Positive on May 3, 2016

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You could put the Sanders, Clinton and Cruz foreign policies on a recognizable ideological spectrum, left to right. But not Trump’s. It inhabits a different space because it lacks any geopolitical coherence. It’s all about money. He sees no parti...
by Proof Positive on Apr 12, 2016

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What a comfort to be pulverized by 60 to 90 Russian airstrikes each day but to know that Belgium is with you.-Charles Krauthammer, on Obama's coalition to support non Islamic State rebels...
by Proof Positive on Nov 18, 2015

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(Reagan was) "...so self possessed, so sure of who he was that he never had to show himself to be the 'smartest guy in the room'."-Charles KrauthammerCompare and contrast.
by Proof Positive on Sep 8, 2015

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Perhaps we can learn a lesson from Arlington National Cemetery, founded by the victorious Union to bury its dead. There you will find Section 16. It contains the remains of hundreds of Confederate soldiers grouped around a modest, moving monument t...
by Proof Positive on Jul 7, 2015

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If the Delta smelt has to die to conserve 1.4 trillion gallons of water for the parched humans of California, so be it. If the mating habits of the Arctic caribou have to be disturbed so we can produce 1 million barrels of oil a day - on a drilling f...
by Proof Positive on Jun 26, 2015

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I understand the crushing disappointment of the Obama administration and its media poodles at the spectacular success of the foreign leader they loathe more than any other on the planet. The consequent seething and sputtering are understandable, if u...
by Proof Positive on Mar 25, 2015

Mayor Giuliani Is Correct

“I do not believe, and I know this is a horrible thing to say, but I do not believe that the president loves America,” the former New York mayor said at a dinner attended by Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker. Liberals are acting as though they're horri...
by Something You Might Like on Feb 22, 2015

Charles Krauthammer on Obama's Prayer Breakfast Lecture to Christians

At the annual National Prayer Breakfast on Thursday, February 5, the President Obama's remarks included criticism of “ISIL,” but also the following:Unless we get on our high horse and think this is unique to some other place, remember that during...
by Something You Might Like on Feb 6, 2015

Sixteen GREAT Barack Obama posters!

Great in terms of being accurate, but not so great for the citizens of the United States and for those around the world looking to America to lead!When done 'enjoying these, visit 'Paris march and Islamic extremism: Obama cartoons!' for several more...
by The Political Commentator on Jan 12, 2015

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"I ask people to reject violence and words that harm, and turn to words that heal – prayer, patient dialogue, and sympathy for the friends and family of the fallen."- Barack Obama"The purity of such evil is clarifying.It banishes thought of negotia...
by Proof Positive on Dec 23, 2014

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"If the treatment is killing the patient, you stop the treatment."-Charles Krauthammer, on why he moved away from liberalism...
by Proof Positive on Dec 11, 2014

Krauthammer Got it Wrong

I don't say this lightly. I have the utmost admiration and respect for Charles Krauthammer. He is a gifted thinker and has a way with words that is virtually unparalleled. The man can turn a phrase like no other. I don't always agree with Charles, bu...
by Proof Positive on Aug 21, 2014

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"It's hard to blame this state of affairs on a fickle public. Blame also belongs to the idiot politicians who decided 30 years ago to abandon the moon and send us on a pointless and endless journey into low-Earth orbit. President Bush has sensibly ca...
by Proof Positive on Aug 21, 2014

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“I think we have to absolutely promise the American people — unlike the swindle of 1986 where Reagan was promised amnesty and enforcement of the border — that this is the last 11 million. I guarantee you that if Americans believed that there wo...
by Proof Positive on Aug 6, 2014

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"Know thyself" is a highly overrated piece of wisdom. As for knowing the self of others, forget it. Know what they do and judge them by their works.-Charles Krauthammer...
by Proof Positive on Jul 28, 2014


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