Post Archive

July 23, 2008

Here is a good example of the McCain team's being not quite certain about how to play an issue. Barack Obama is clearly lying when...

My op-ed in the Washington Post, "Behind Maliki's Games," is causing a predictable tizzy in some corners of the leftist blogosphere. (See, for instance, this...

Despite the NY Times' best efforts, I've finally found a reason to like Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-NY)....

Yes, the overwhelming tone of the media coverage, most especially on TV, is gushingly pro-Obama. But there are rays of reality which poke through. That...

At the age of 22, in 1948, Robert F. Kennedy filed dispatches from Israel for the Boston Post, a long-defunct newspaper. Lenny Ben-David has found...

David Aaronovitch, one of Britain's most perceptive commentators, had a lucid piece in the Times of London yesterday dispelling several dearly-held notions of the Left...

Barack Obama has repeatedly expressed puzzlement at how American Jews could be wary of him. At various shuls and before AIPAC he has brought up...

You have to suffer through some of the feigned intellectualism ("the lessons are anything but simple": actually, they are exceedingly simple). But Ruth Marcus has...

Last week was the annual "Netroots Nation" conference, formerly known as "Yearly Kos," where hundreds of liberal bloggers meet to discuss "how to be more...

Could it be that "the American people may be repelled at the sight of a man touring the planet in presidential style who has yet...

Barack Obama, always hesitant to make promises he cannot easily keep, had this to say at a press conference in Amman, Jordan: "Let me be absolutely...

Katie Couric did her job yesterday. If Barack Obama can't answer Katie Couric's concerns, there may be hope for John McCain yet. Not the Great Depression?...