Post Archive

October 21, 2008

Hillary Clinton sends me an e-mail (well, a bzillion other people too) which begins: Sixty is the magic number. If we reach 60 Democrats in the...

Today, Iran's oil minister announced that he had discussions with the head of Russia's Gazprom, the world's largest natural gas producer, and his counterpart from...

David Brooks describes Patio Man -- the average middle class suburbanite and concludes: Patio Man wants change. But this is no time for more risk or...

New polling realities seem to sneak up from out of nowhere. In the middle of conservative doom and gloom, Jim Geraghty discovers: Barack Obama up...

Orson Bean, the actor-comedian-raconteur who became one of America's most famous storytellers in the 1960s and 1970s when he made constant appearances on the Johnny...

She is turning out to be a rather effective advocate -- both on the stump and in increasingly frequent interviews. In part this is because...

The main reason that the McCain campaign has failed to get any traction on its "palling around with terrorists" line tying Obama to Bill Ayers...

With two weeks to go before the election, it is startling to consider this fact: the first Republican and Democratic primary debates took place within...

Speaking of the Democrats' case against Obama, last night a few hundred members of an organization called Democrats for McCain held a meeting in Manhattan....

Colin Powell thinks "that on the Republican side over the last seven weeks, the approach of the Republican Party and Mr. McCain has become narrower...

John McCain has been blessed with many Joe's -- Lieberman, the Plumber and Biden. In his retooled stump speech he has nearly his entire message,...

The two surprising openings the McCain campaign has gotten from the Obama campaign -- Obama's "spread the wealth around" comment to Joe the Plumber and...