Post Archive

December 12, 2007

The hard-for-some-to-imagine prospect of a united Korea drew closer today with news that the first South Korean freight train had crossed the Demilitarized Zone...

On Friday, the Dalai Lama said that he was sorry that he would not be meeting the Pope during his visit to Italy. The...

This coming Sunday afternoon, Ron Paul supporters, hot off their $4.3 million dollar “money bomb” fundraising effort in November, are holding a Boston Tea Party-themed...

The literary blogger Maud Newton posted yesterday about the "soundtrack approach to novel writing." It's a solution to so-called writer's block: "My friend had a...

It’s something of an understatement to say that Mike Huckabee, now leading polls in Iowa, has a national security problem. This is from a CBS News...

John, I only caught the second half of the debate, but I'm surprised that you think it won't change anything. The thing that struck me...

The debate is over. I think at the end, as I thought throughout, that it changed nothing. Moderator Carolyn Washburn has just made the worst demand...

Mike Huckabee is doing very well in this debate so far, which means he is winning it in a walk. The worst question so far: "Mr....

According to an American Jewish Committee poll, out yesterday, a whopping 70 percent of American Jewish Democrats favor the New York Senator in her presidential...

University of Florida is the latest battleground in the war between free speech and “tolerance.” In a campus-wide email Patricia Telles-Irvin, UF's vice president for...

In Australia this week, professor of obstetrics Barry Walters has called on his country’s Parliament to tax every couple with more than two children to...

On Tuesday, Iraqi National Security Adviser Mowaffaq al-Rubaie announced that there would be no permanent U.S. military bases stationed in Iraq. “We need the United...