Post Archive

December 16, 2008

Brian, on Max Boot: "The most obvious of these are the failures to send adequate troop numbers to stabilize Iraq and Afghanistan after the overthrow of...

Lawrence Di Rita, who served as an aide to Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld, published a piece in the Washington Post on retired Army chief...

Today, the Labor Department reported that the consumer price index fell 1.9 percent in November, the biggest drop since January 1932, the bottom of the...

Yesterday, the Illinois Democrats shut down efforts in the legislature to come up with a special election plan to replace Blago. The "fix" is in...

Good news. The Netherlands is threatening to boycott UN's Durban II summit on racism if the overt doctrinal anti-Semitism on display in the first Durban...

The piece I wrote yesterday about the scandalous conduct of the Service Employees International Union has been rendered obsolete already -- they've had yet another...

We were told the 2008 election was all about monumental, life-and-death questions regarding the future of the country. Did we want to be the kind...

According to this report (registration required), the Republicans are gearing up for an extensive inquiry into Eric Holder: In a three-page letter to Attorney General Michael...

Whenever an act of violence suits the narrative and the political illusions of the hard Left, you can be sure someone will call...

Bernard Madoff has been crowded out of the MSM's political coverage. Granted they have Blago-gate which is simply unbeatable for human drama, political deception and comedy...

Contentions readers might be interested in my Los Angeles Times op-ed today: "Bush's Bluster." In it, I raise a longstanding problem: the disconnect...

From the AP: Police acting on a warning Tuesday found a bundle of dynamite inside a Paris department store at the height of the Christmas season,...