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December 26, 2008

avwh, on Jennifer Rubin: Had a bunch of lefty friends for Christmas dinner. It's really quite amusing to hear them express all their hopes for the...

Golf.com analyzes Barack Obama based on his swing....

Shmuel, it is an important observation that the Saudi/Arab plan is a set of principles rather than a plan.  But it also needs to be...

Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush seems poised to run for Senate. For many conservatives that is welcome news. For the Bush-haters and immigration reform opponents,...

Of the tens of thousands of foreign events this tumultuous year, here are my top ten, ranked more or less in ascending order of importance: 1....

The New York Times's Michael Slackman sees the Middle East's young Islamists as a bunch of misguided hippies: Across the Middle East, young people like [Jordanian...

As more and more rockets and mortars are launched into Israel from the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip, a thought occurred to me: imagine the international reaction...

Paul Krugman hopes that President-elect Obama set out not just to make government "cool," but clean.  ("Barack Be Good," he implores of the next President.)  Krugman...

The Saudi plan for Middle East peace - now known as the "Arab peace initiative" - is an interesting, if somewhat suspicious idea. The Saudis...

Joe Biden blithely declared that there will be no earmarks in the stimulus package. Well, that's because the stimulus package is one gigantic earmark. The...

We seem to be heading towards another major blowup between Israel and Hamas. Hamas has announced that it has ended its "truce," and is ready...

A cogent explanation by Megan McArdle of the difference between a banking rescue plan and an auto bailout. (Should we have foreseen the herky-jerky implementation...