Post Archive

February 22, 2007

Polemicists being what they are, it's no surprise that many have used the death of celebrity centerfold Anna Nicole Smith to suggest that our society...

Scott Johnson at Powerline has a great post commemorating George Washington's actual birthday—today, February 22nd. Johnson mentions especially the famous correspondence between Washington and Moses...

Robert Knight of the Media Research Center, a conservative watch-dog group, is unhappy with me. In a piece I wrote for this past Sunday's New...

It made big headlines in Israel on Wednesday, February 21, but I don't imagine it got more than scant attention, if that much, anywhere else. "Police...

We'd like to welcome to contentions as a guest blogger David Pryce-Jones, senior editor at National Review. David has written about systems of belief from...

Maurice Papon has just died at the age of ninety-six, but his name will always stand for France’s moral collapse in 1940, and that country’s...