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Wednesday,  11/05/14  08:41 PM

return of the elephantsAnd so yesterday we saw what happens when a popular president fails to follow through on his popular promises:  He becomes less popular.  Were you surprised?  I was not, although so many in the liberal media seem ambushed....

Bloodbath.  "As Obama noted a couple of weeks ago, he, and his policies, were on the ballot."

Obama's press conference.  "President Obama is a singularly ungracious and non-self-reflective person. In his press conference today he refused yet again to acknowledge reality..."

The other day I noted Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo disaster.  So you might well ask, "what's next for Virgin Galactic?"  The answer: "We are moving forward..."

weightless tour of the International Space StationTour the International Space Station with NASA Astronaut Reid Wiseman.  This is so cool.  A perfect reminder that disasters are a way to learn and improve, so that great things can be accomplished.

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