Post Archive

September 8, 2008

Two separate stories in today's Wall Street Journal inadvertently tell a a story of triumph and desperation. An excerpt from the first: Initially, Sen. McCain was supposed...

Dan Senor reminds us of Joe Biden's ill-fated partition plan for Iraq -- a plan opposed by Iraqis and rejected as unworkable and unwise by...

The New York Times suggests that poll numbers and Sarah Palin aren't the Obama campaign's only problem: After months of record-breaking fund-raising, a new sense of...

I'm watching, as I type, the C-SPAN tape of a 2006 Alaska gubernatorial debate. Aside from needing toothpicks to prop my eyelids open because I...

I haven't seen Sidney Goodfriend since 1974, when we were in the eighth grade at the Columbia Grammar School on Manhattan's Upper West Side. He...

So saith Keith Olbermann, after showing footage of Sarah Palin discussing prayer and asking people to pray for the success of a pipeline project....

"There is no area in which Sarah Palin does not agree with John McCain," says the Democratic nominee. Shocking -- the vice presidential nominee agrees...

Russian has turned away international aid convoys carrying flour, pasta, and sugar to Georgian villages. Russian forces have also stopped the ambassadors of Sweden, Latvia...

White women and Independents flock to the McCain-Palin ticket, according to the latest ABC/Washington Post poll. Meanwhile, McCain-Palin lead in the latest CBS poll....

Noam Scheiber has a point: The reason Palin scares me has more to do with mechanics than demographics: Palin is such a sensation, and draws such...

In her column last week decrying Sarah Palin as the enemy of all that is true and good, Gloria Steinem writes: It's not about a piece...

John, we're plainly in the midst of a Left-wing mental health crisis. Between the polls and demise of the demented duo at MSNBC there probably...