By now, many of you have already seen this footage from President Obama's trip to Great Britain:
But do you remember this cringe-inducing moment from W's presidency? 'Cause I sure do.
I felt like posting these videos mostly because they are funny. But it's also important to remember that no matter who you are, no matter how many people call you "the smartest guy in the room," embarrassment finds us all. Both sides of the political aisle like to put their own leaders and figureheads on pedestals. Moments like these remind us how silly we really all are and what a dog-and-pony-show politics really is.
A significant question I have for anyone who asks me to lend power to them is this: do they have the ability to laugh at themselves?
The basic ideas, ideals, and values that generally define and characterize the central tenets of what today might be termed "modern conservative thought."
We believe that a proper understanding of history, economics, and theology leads to certain conclusions. Many of these are the same conclusions our Founding Fathers arrived at in constructing a "more perfect union."
All ideas and opinions are welcome; not all are correct.