Post Archive

February 19, 2009

Two recent news stories show an interesting contrast in the world of journalism. First up, CBS News aired a report on stolen U.S. weapons being sold...

Yesterday, prominent Egyptian opposition leader Ayman Nour was released from jail after serving nearly thirty-seven months of a five-year sentence.  To the extent that Nour...

In today's Washington Post, we learn that "J. Edgar Hoover's FBI found itself quietly consumed with the vexing question of whether [Lyndon Johnson aide Jack]...

CNN glamour girl newsie Campbell Brown tossed a bouquet at the feet of Attorney General Eric Holder on her "Cutting Through the Bull" segment of...

One of the more egregious aspects of the homeowners' bailout-plan is the provision to allow bankruptcy judges to rewrite mortgages (the bluntly named "cram down" provision)....

It's never a good sign when a leader is applauded for "surrounding himself" with smart people. Similar claims would not instill confidence under other circumstances....

Lately we have heard a great deal about a string of published memoirs which proved to be partly or mostly fictitious. In most cases, these...

The car companies are pulling the now familiar hold up routine: Give us the money or else! And in fact we have to do it...

Yesterday the Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, Rep. Howard Berman (D-CA), released a statement welcoming what he described as President Obama's decision to...

And they said George W. Bush was detached. Imagine if Bush went to a signing ceremony for Guantanamo closing and didn't know what the next...

Somehow this fails to shock: When The Harris Poll® asked a cross-section...