Post Archive

January 28, 2009

Diane, on David Hazony: Here’s a riddle: what exactly is Israel afraid of when it backs down from its own defensive interests under pressure from UN...

Why does it seem like the CIA may have a little bit of a quality control problem? This just in from ABC News: The CIA's station...

From Fouad Ajami's absolute must-read in today's Wall Street Journal: "To the Muslim world, we seek a new way forward, based on mutual interest and mutual...

Eric Holder, who came under fire for his role in controversial Clinton era pardons, waltzed through the Senate Judiciary Committee on a 17-2 vote. That's...

Megan McArdle goes after the stimulus package, which even its defenders contend won't spend the bulk of the money for eighteen months: But in the context...

On Fox's "Special Report w/Bret Baier," Charles Krauthammer said this about President Obama's interview with Al-Arabiya television: Conciliatory, but also apologetic and defensive, I thought needlessly....

In my new Weekly Standard article, "The Gaza Aftermath," I wrote: "The Americans and Europeans simply do not have any way of stopping an elaborate...

Three headlines, which may or may not be connected, caught my eye today: 1. The Israeli Chief Rabbinate has cut its ties with the Vatican, in...

Let's call it the Cuban Missile Crisis in reverse - this time, we backed down: Russia has dropped plans to install missiles near Poland after the...

Just how bad is the stimulus plan? Pretty bad, as the Wall Street Journal documents: There's $1 billion for Amtrak, the federal railroad that hasn't turned...

In President Obama's outstretched hand schtick on Iran, Iranian president, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad spotted a tiny crack and decided to kick the door open. "Change means that...

How can we bailout the "American car industry" if we can't decide what an American car is? "Once you put down the flags and shut...