Post Archive

October 22, 2008

Both Barack Obama and John McCain have promised to make Middle East peace a priority if they are elected. Yet current diplomatic developments in...

Jennifer, I think your posting is a very good corrective to mine. It's certainly reasonable to examine what things could have been...

If you didn't know anything about the Chicago Annenberg Challenge(CAC), had never read anything by Stanley Kurtz and didn't know who Bill Ayers really was...

Responding to his VP's mega-gaffe, Barack Obama essentially says Joe Biden has a habit of saying stupid things. That's comforting? Next repair job: explaining why his...

Today, India launched its first Moon probe. A Chinese one is now there, mapping "every inch" of the surface for minerals. Japan's Kaguya...

These are dark days for genuine Christopher Hitchens fans. Hitchens's very turbulent and very public life of the mind has always meant factoring disagreement with...

Peter, I generally agree with your take as a response to the generic question: "What was the single biggest factor leading to McCain's poll collapse?"...

Here's another bit of Iranian posturing. Apparently a senior Iranian official is telling people that Iran is considering a pre-emptive strike against Israel. Haaretz, which...

Kathleen Parker has gotten her share of bashing for her comments on Saraha Palin (who was instructed by Parker to exit the race before her...

Yep, the race has gone on too long: Here’s something I’ve found myself speculating about recently: could the obesity epidemic have a political impact? In particular,...

A new poll by the Pew Research Center for the People & the Press, conducted Oct. 16-19 among 2,599 registered voters interviewed on landline phones...

You're not alone if you don't know what Barack Obama stands for -- a smart fellow in his neighborhood (no, not that one) doesn't know...