LAURA, WARRIOR GODDESS
Mother of three adopted children under age 6, syndicated radio host, self-described “culture warrior” Laura Ingraham hit the road last week to launch her new book “Of Thee I Zing: America’s Cultural Decline from Muffin Tops to Body Shots.”
She’s got eight stops nationwide on what she calls a “patriotic intervention,” punctuated by broadcast appearances with Michael Savage, Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly and Fox Business’ Neil Cavuto and Don Imus. She’s already appeared on NBC’s “Today Show” and ABC’s “The View.”
It was a stroll through a local shopping mall that started it all. The author witnessed “signs of impending disaster” — like a man having his eyebrows “threaded” at a kiosk and a weighty 50-something woman in tube top and skinny jeans.
“Is this it? Is this what our forefathers fought for? What my parents struggled for? A menacing force surrounds us. We see it, we feel it, we know it. The country we love is in grave peril. While politicians and ‘experts’ prattle on about the debt crisis at home, and terrorism abroad, a more insidious homegrown threat is emerging,” she continues.
“The uncomfortable truth is: We have become our own worst enemy. The culture we have created is now turning on us. We’re