Ben Crystal Archive
Ben Crystal is a 1993 graduate of Davidson College and has burned the better part of the last two decades getting over the damage done by modern-day higher education. He now lives in Savannah, Ga., where he has hosted an award-winning radio talk show and been featured as a political analyst for television. Currently a principal at Saltymoss Productions—a media company specializing in concept television and campaign production, speechwriting and media strategy—Ben has written numerous articles on the subjects of municipal authoritarianism, the economic fallacy of sin taxes and analyses of congressional abuses of power. Email this author.
Am I really supposed to believe that Huma Abedin is a feminist icon? According to a number of lapdog media types, her decision to stand by the side of her cyber-creep husband, Anthony Weiner, at the most awkward press conference in New York since Eliot Spitzer admitted to being “Client 9” was “brave.” If this is the current state of feminism, then you have not come a long way, baby.
With his poll numbers plummeting, President Barack Hussein Obama used some of the last days before he departs for another multimillion-dollar vacation to try to deflect attention away from the scandals that have defined his tenure in the Oval Office.
The baby beat Barack. It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s…Carlos Danger? And Reid thinks rape is funny. All this — plus — Back to school, Bette. Presented in 1080 hi-def, FOR FREE! It’s The Great Eight, from the Personal Liberty Digest™!
A group made up of multiple nationalities and specialties worked on multiple levels over multiple years to advance our understanding of the universe. Another group made up of multiple nationalities and specialties is working on multiple levels over multiple years to advance our understanding of pseudoscience.
The Motor City isn’t dying. It’s dead. Bad planning, bad production, bad employees, bad politicians and bad people took control of a city named Detroit. By the time they were through with it, Detroit was the city we see now: Democratted to death.
The President putts out of a rough spot. Holder plays to his strengths. And: Teen idol terrorism. All this — plus — Creepin’ with Cohen! Presented in 1080 hi-def, FOR FREE! It’s The Great Eight, from the Personal Liberty Digest™!
In the wake of the acquittal of George Zimmerman, the overwhelming majority of your brothers and sisters in red, white and blue did the exact same thing you probably did: nothing. You all continued right on living pretty much the same lives you lived beforehand.
Weighed against the bank accounts of President Barack Obama and the multimillionaires who back and control him, $5,320.88 is pocket change. Yet that “paltry” sum is all Obama spent to try to influence the non-Federal criminal jury in George Zimmerman’s trial.
They make shoes for that? Was George Zimmerman on the grassy knoll? And has “Client 9″ met his match — again? All this — plus — “Sir? That’s the ladies’ room.” Presented in 1080 hi-def, FOR FREE! It’s The Great Eight, from the Personal Liberty Digest™!
In a stunt orchestrated by a self-labeled “human rights” group called “Reprieve,” Mos Def endured a demonstration of the force-feeding method currently being employed at Gitmo to keep hunger-striking islamofascists from hunger-striking out.