Elizabeth the first. Tudor queen of England and Ireland, nicknamed 'Gloriana' and the 'Virgin Queen' who overcame many challenges and threats at home and from abroad to preside over a perceived 'golden age' in English history.
Wow he was right! (We all witnessed the greatest loss of freedom in the days that followed the Boston bombing ... who would have thought citizens would line the streets cheering police /swat /DHS. The new normal is door to door searches at gunpoint. That's something to cheer about ... the big story is not the bombing ..it is the lost freedom and society's willingness to embrace martial law ...that's the story )
Mitt Romney, Paul Ryan seek distance from ‘legitimate rape’ remark, but records show narrow support for abortion
Last year, Paul Ryan joined Akin as one of 227 co-sponsors of a bill that narrowed an exemption to the Hyde Amendment, which prohibits federal funding for abortions. The Hyde Amendment allows federal dollars to be used for abortions in cases of rape and incest, but the proposed bill -- authored by New Jersey Representative Christopher H. Smith -- would have limited the incest exemption to minors and covered only victims of “forcible rape.”