Did You Hear the One Where Costco Said Politics Had Nothing to Do with Their Dumping an Anti-Obama Book?

I don’t know if Dinesh D’Souza would want to characterize his book, America: Imagine a World Without Her, so simplistically, but that is obviously how the decision-makers of Costco viewed it. They have pulled it from their stores. From Jerome Cosci at WND.com: The book, heavily critical of Barack Obama, was officially released June 2. A corporate decision to return the books was issued July 1, just as it is about to debut on the New York Times bestseller list. [CFO Richard] Galanti confirmed Read more […]

Do Conservative Films Predict GOP Victory in November?

Films have always been viewed as barometers of the mood of a nation. This was especially true during times of war. Compare films about the Second World War with films made about the Vietnam War. The contrasts are striking — from Mrs. Miniver (1942) to The Best Years of Our Lives (1946) to The Deer Hunter (1978) and Coming Home (1978). Does this year’s crop of successful films tell us anything about what to expect in November? Dr. Ted Baehr of Movieguide® offers some interesting statistics about Read more […]

Obama Movie Killing it Despite Negative Press

Dinesh D’Souza’s new film, 2016: Obama’s America, has far surpassed industry “insider” predictions (read: hopes) that the movie would tank at the box office. Aside from being the top grossing movie last weekend, D’Souza has announced that he is expanding the number of theaters showing it, from 1091 to 1600 screens. Apparently there is more interest out there in a political documentary than even the “experts” believe. The film purports to show the “real” Obama, along the same Read more […]

Obama Means to Say Stupid Things

President Obama isn’t stupid. He says what he means to say. His comments aren’t mistakes or an inability to understand how things work. He has disdain for America and its values. He appeals to people who share his contempt for what made America a great nation. Obama does not like the idea that individuals have the capacity, without the help of government, to build anything. This is why he could say with a straight face that “If you’ve got a business — you didn’t build that. Somebody Read more […]