Tag Archives: New York Times

Warren Buffett column may lead with tax hikes, but he wants spending cuts

Billionaire Warren Buffett has written a column this week that has generated a lot of attention. (read) Buffett calls for a 30 percent minimum tax on the wealthy, of taxable income between 1$ million and $10 million). News like that … Read More

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Isaac Russell, New York Times journalist, PR specialist for the Mormon Church

(To see Cal Grondahl’s cartoon that goes with this post, click here) At this year’s Mormon History Association conference in Calgary, two contributors, Michael Harold Paulos and Kenneth L. Cannon II, continued an annual practice of producing a keepsake booklet … Read More

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Joe McGinniss is the Robert DeNiro of nonfiction writing

A long time ago, Joe McGinniss wrote good books, including “The Selling of the President” and “Fatal Vision.” A long time ago, Robert DeNiro made great films such as “The Godfather Part II,” Taxi Driver” and “Raging Bull.” DeNiro got … Read More

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New York Times to press candidates on their religious beliefs

Bill Keller of the New York Times announced that the Times is planning to ask GOP candidates for president specific questions on how their religion or religious beliefs would affect their actions as president. (Read) I think this is a … Read More

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Pelosi is just what the GOP needs to win again in 2012

I’m watching amazed as it appears House Democrats may vote deposed speaker Nancy Pelosi as next session’s minority leader in Congress. Hasn’t she done enough to destroy the Democratic Party? She forced through ObamaCare, forced through Cap-’n-Tax, and regularly insulted … Read More

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