Post Archive

November 4, 2008

To the end, John McCain was the patriot. I have never heard a concession speech as eloquent or gracious as the one he gave.  He...

He offers a heartfelt and generous concession and recognizes the historic nature of Barack Obama's victory. By calling for support for the new President he...

A magnificent speech by John McCain, one of the greatest men ever to contest the presidency....

As if the national picture were not dismal enough for conservatives, we've taken a beating on several fronts in Colorado. The Colorado Civil Rights Initiative appears to...

History is made. There will be time to be disputatious. This is not that time. A member of a minority group, making up 12 percent...

You can't help but be touched. Many Americans disagree with his policy positions and have legitimate concerns about his outlook and preparation. But that is...

Tom Brokaw just said, "The Obama camp took several pages out of the Karl Rove playbook." Maybe the LA Times now thinks it's safe to...

On Fox Bill Kristol points to poll numbers (facts, by gosh) to demonstrate that among voters who considered Sarah Palin to be an important factor,...

Keith Olbermann. Think about it. His entire shtick is based on maintaining and sustaining a percolating state of rage against George W. Bush and the...

There are perfect storms in politics. An unpopular incumbent President, a financial crisis, a telegenic and history-making candidate against a less than articulate and gripping...

John, I agree. And the truth is, given Obama's fluidity on everything from guns to abortion to public financing, his blackness is the only inescapable...

On Friday, I offered ten reasons why McCain might win. If they had mattered, he might have won. But they didn't, and he didn't....