Brodner’s Person of the Day: The Conservative Movement

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T-Shirt Proposal of the Day

The collapse of the I-35 bridge in Minneapolis, along with New York’s recent underground explosion/subway shutdown (not to mention the widespread loss of New Orleans), beg the question: How do we like our tax cuts and wars so far? Here’s a poster/T-shirt I’d be delighted for someone to help produce. It’s time we get busy linking this rot with its root cause: the very successful U.S. Conservative Movement.

PS: Bush announced yesterday that he will propose further tax cuts very soon.

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