Post Archive

September 10, 2008

Fariborz Haghshenass, an expert on the Iranian military, has just published a monograph dealing with the way Iran will fight in the Gulf if such...

The McCains and Palins enter to a sea of signs. This is what Obamamania must have looked like up close. Cindy McCain is in...

A cast of warm-up presenters. A Hillary voter now converted to McCain chides Barack Obama: "Calling girls names is something you do in fifth...

I have a problem understanding Michael Crowley's obsession with the possible Colin Powell endorsement of Barak Obama's. Here's Crowley at TNR: Colin Powell. He could decide...

Barack Obama has been a little shaky of late, but his worries are surely coming to an end. The Financial Times reports that Obama will...

The crowd is a sea of red--has that become the unofficial color of GOP candidates? The warm-up music is poppish country. The crowd has a...

An Israeli government minister, former Mossad agent Rafi Eitan (yes, the one involved many years ago in the Pollard affair), has made a subtle threat...

Prime Minister Ehud Olmert recently warned Hamas that if captured soldier Gilad Shalit is not released soon, Israel will take "various active measures." Hamas has...

Dean Barnett nails it: "Virtually everyone in society when confronted with the 90+% abortion rate of Down syndrome fetuses reacts with horror or at least...

Yesterday, Barack Obama said the announced withdrawal of 8,000 troops from Iraq by February 2009 was "not enough." This morning, in the course of a...

I am at the McCain-Palin rally in Fairfax Virginia. The setting is a park, a location which was substituted for a local high school...

A dancer with the Alvin Ailey troupe was forced by Israeli airport security to dance a few steps to prove his identity, since he bears...