Post Archive

July 2, 2008

Word that John McCain campaign chief Rick Davis will give up day-to-day control of the campaign to Steve Schmidt should come as welcome news...

Everybody's talking about a possible Israeli strike on Iran -- which makes me think it won't happen. You see, in Israel for the last couple...

Andrew Sullivan reacted to my post yesterday criticizing Barack Obama for claiming that those who favor a California ballot measure banning same-sex marriages were...

Ask not what your country can do for you, but do what I tell you to do for your country. That's what I got from...

Five to eight billion dollars buys a lot of pigs ears and kibble. Okay, maybe the inheritance tax shouldn't be completely repealed. John Judis defends his...

Yesterday in the New York Post, Amir Taheri wrote about al Qaeda "chief theoretician" Sheik Abu-Bakar Naji's ominous conception of the "wilderness." Naji is...

Remember when the "benchmarks" for Iraq were all the rage in Congress? They were constantly being cited last year by opponents of the war...

The Wesley Clark mess is not going away -- in large part because Barack Obama seems compelled to double down, or at the very least...

David, with 3 dead and 57 wounded, a silver lining is difficult to find. But if there's one, it must be that this attack was...

If you can wade through the snark here, you'll find that Maureen Dowd has an insightful description of Obama -- passive, scared, not in control,...

Fareed Zakaria, the man who initially called for an international army of 400,000 troops to invade Iraq has now determined that the U.S. is not...

I can understand that Susan Rice and Claire McCaskill can't agree whether Barack Obama has already or will be changing his Iraq policy and if...