Post Archive

September 9, 2008

So says Adam McKay, the writer and director of Will Ferrell movies both good (Anchorman) and dreadful (Talladega Nights). The sophistication, erudition, and depth of...

We have had a few days to observe the impact of Sarah Palin on the race. The most surprising aspect by far is the degree to which...

Not surprisingly, the recriminations about the drifting Obama campaign, especially from the Clintons, have begun. We get this report: With the McCain campaign running tactical circles every...

Newsweek has published an interview with Randy Scheunemann, John McCain's top foreign policy adviser, that to my reading is about as unassailable an exemplar of...

Listen, it's not as if there aren't grounds for Barack Obama to be worried. None other than Mike Gravel submarines the troopergate silliness. His running...

John, I think the passage, read in its entirely, bespeaks panic and anger. The personalization of his opponents (she is now a cosmetic object), the...

Jen, Obama's remark -- "put a lipstick on a pig, it's still a pig" -- is being treated by the McCain campaign as an attack...

The latest mega gaffe  comes directly from Barack Obama's lips. ABC news reports: You know, you can put lipstick on a pig," Obama said, "but it's...

Ace of Spades spotted it first: Signs that the once-respectable blogger who descended to unholy depths in the wake of the Sarah Palin nomination has...

Writing in the Jerusalem Post, Louis Rene Beres makes a thought-provoking argument that, for the sake of improving its deterrent effect against Iran, the time...

For the reaction of the Obama and McCain campaigns to President Bush's announcement that some 8,000 troops will be redirected early next year from Iraq...

Dave, on Jennifer Rubin: Here's a question for the Commentary crowd. What if Obama wins? I mean, we’re still looking at 50/50 here, so you might as...