Some people see counterfactual historical analysis as an exciting new way to probe possibilities and make unusual points. Less intellectually curious types (cough) see it as a cheap way to accuse your political opponents of crimes they thankfully didn't have the opportunity to commit. At any rate, here are two counterfactuals that make Bush's opponents look silly, from Victor Davis Hanson and Gregg Easterbrook.
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After failing at the one thing people think they need from government, Minneapolis is getting tough on making damaged citizens pay up.
Harris' origins allow her to properly claim Asian or Black/African American legal status, and she has chosen the latter.
National Nuclear Lab's Employees Sent to Seminar That Claimed 'Rugged Individualism' and 'Hard Work' Are 'White Male Culture'
The seminar for Sandia Labs executives also involved writing apology letters to marginalized people.
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