Post Archive

February 19, 2008

John McCain, announcing that with his victory in Wisconsin he will be the Republican nominee for president, takes it right to the Democratic frontrunner: Will we...

CBS brought back its once-cancelled series, Jericho, for a second season after passionate viewers lobbied for it. The show is about how a small town...

 Fox News calls Wisconsin for John McCain right at 9:00 p.m....

While we peruse the obtuse (and in all likelihood inaccurate) exit polls, there are a couple of bits of news. First, the Obama camp feels...

Those who oppose promoting democracy in the Muslim world often argue that in a free vote the extremists will win. That may be true in...

ABC News’ Clarissa Ward reports that: If you're looking for one measure of the impact of last year's troop surge in Iraq, look at Gen. David...

John McCain's wife, Cindy, makes clear that she is proud of her country. Others have pointed out the difference in attitude between McCain, a man...

The allegorical content of mass-market genre films is always amusing to consider, and no director of cheesy flicks is more fond of allegory...

Barack Obama’s stock has indeed fallen of late. Notable criticism of the senator is suddenly available in comprehensive, comic, and scathing varieties. But what’s most...

Not to beat up on Steve Clemons, but the conclusion to his post on the news about Castro leaves me perplexed: One interesting US presidential race...

As of this afternoon, we are integrating our arts coverage into CONTENTIONS. Which means, sadly, bidding goodbye to THE HORIZON as a stand-alone blog. All...

Somehow this is not the way anyone really expected Fidel Castro's rule to reach its conclusion -- with a resignation that indicates he has achieved an undeniable...