Post Archive

November 6, 2008

If Congressional Republicans are looking to recover their reputations, they can take a big step in the right direction by choosing Paul Ryan (R-Wis) as...

Dave, on Jennifer Rubin: Bingo. McCain, all his credits aside, ran a shoddy campaign. And while a great campaign is no guarantee of a great administration, a...

Paul Mirengoff, who writes for the terrific Powerline blog, links to my post on the selection of Rahm Emanuel as Obama's chief of staff. Paul...

From Ben Shapiro's mini-masterpiece on Obama's win: This election was about one thing and one thing only: Americans' puerile need for unity through self-congratulatory, cathartic membership...

Again and again during the campaign, Barack Obama supporters pointed to his campaign and its smooth operation as evidence of his fitness and capacity not...

This morning, Washington Post columnist David Ignatius reported that in July 2007 Barack Obama had asked Zbigniew Brzezinski what could a new president accomplish in...

There I was, in post-campaign bliss, when--like a blast from the recent past--comes the oppo research from the RNC (reprinted here) on Rahm Emanuel. Yes,...

On November 5, 2008 CBS News's Maggie Rodriguez asked her guest, "Did you think also, Dr. King, about your presidential quests in 84 and 88...

Barack Obama has been weak on Russia. When Russian tanks and planes invaded Georgia in August, Obama strongly condemned "the outbreak of violence in Georgia,"...

If, as the speculation has it, Rahm Emanuel becomes Obama's new chief of staff, it'll strike a discordant note, at least in one respect. As...

Bill Ayers's election-day interview with the New Yorker's David Remnick doesn't matter much in the grand scheme of things, now that November 4th has passed....

I don't think he got the memo about hope and change: In an interview with Ma'ariv, Emanuel's father, Dr. Benjamin Emanuel, said he was convinced...