Post Archive

September 23, 2008

An insidious tactic for backing Barack Obama's candidacy is afoot at the New York Times: position Obama as the victim of bigotry to win voters'...

Richard M. Sudhalter, the jazz historian (and sometime COMMENTARY contributor) who died last Friday after a long illness, was that rarity of rarities, a first-class...

A new poll conducted by An-Najah University finds that a majority of Palestinians reject the concept of two states living side by side in peace...

Could things get worse for Joe Biden, the one-man wrecking crew of the Democratic ticket? Oh, yes they can. In response to a question in...

Jennifer, I concur with John; McCain has been flailing around during a moment when steadiness is called for. Last week McCain seemed like a political...

John, McCain's performance last week wasn't all bad. He did manage to come up with a concrete idea for purchasing bad debt and provide reasoned...

Whether or not the federal bailout is ultimately beneficial, one should be wary of partisan absurdity masquerading as concerned criticism. I refer to the absurdity...

On Today, Matt Lauer pounced (oh yes, the MSM is flexing its "we are not in the tank" credentials) in an interview with Barack Obama....

There is a certain logic to this line from John McCain: "We will not solve a problem caused by poor oversight with a plan that...

There are two Sarah Palin scenarios. The first: she's a disaster waiting to happen who will explode at the debate and confirm neither she nor...