Post Archive

April 2008

Bud Day tells a story about John McCain in the Hanoi Hilton, as reported by Karl Rove Cain in the Wall Street Journal. If that...

Liberal pundits who didn't like the pre-Pennsylvania debate hollered that ABC's moderators were talking about matters irrelevant to voters. Well, voters seem to care about...

Barack Obama, having embraced Reverend Wright in Philadelphia, is now stuck with three discrete but related problems. First is the ideological problem. As Andy McCarthy smartly...

Hillary Clinton is in uncharted territory. For the first time in this primary, Barack Obama has taken successive hits without Hillary somehow spoiling her own...

A Reuters report states that the Bush administration will, within a month, send to Congress a pact on civilian nuclear cooperation with Russia. The...

As if we did not have enough outrage over real and semi-real issues, we now have Pansygate.  Indignation has gripped some over this comment by...

While Barack Obama is shapeshifting from a polished JFK into a befuddled Richard Nixon with each successive appearance, the chronically inarticulate George W. Bush seems--in...

The Nation magazine claims 181,070 subscribers, a substantially high number for a political publication, a number that might actually make it the most popular...

Among the pundits, opinion on yesterday's Obama damage-control efforts varies. It runs the spectrum from " we want to see him succeed more than ever"...

The Institute for Science and International Security in Washington, headed by David Albright, has issued an "update" on the Syrian reactor destroyed by Israel on...

One of the things we're learning about Barack Obama is that while he is brilliantly skilled in many ways, he is not especially adept. He...

I am not alone in recognizing that what seems to have gotten Barack Obama particularly peeved is that Reverand Wright made a spectacle of himself...