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February 24, 2009

In listening to President Obama's address tonight, I thought I heard something a little extreme about education, but then tossed it up to being distracted...

How all those libertarians who convinced themselves Obama would be fine feel about things now. How much the grand total of all of this stuff costs...

President Obama had an interesting choice of tie tonight: red with white pinstripes. Traditionally, presidents have worn solids or textured solids. Frankly, I...

When asked on Fox whether the president would accept some 8000 earmarks in the new spending bill David Axelrod made the preposterous statement that this...

Jindal's 37 years-old, but there is nothing about his presentation that struck me as particularly fresh. He primarily repeated the same old lines about...

... was brutal. It sounded like he was reading a children's story to four-year olds. Granted, this will strike some people as folksy,...

He has a gee whiz quality that isn't quite presidential, but he's not the president nor a candidate (yet). He is restating a fundamental point:...

. . . in every sense of that word. He wasn't forceful, just straining. The attempted folksiness came across as a yawn, and he actually...

As we wait for Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal's response to President Obama's speech, a few thoughts: 1. Personally, I've never been a fan of these things....

"The spending festival has just begun, " says Brit Hume....

There are probably two areas of national policy that are largely impervious to rhetoric: economics and foreign affairs. Presidential speechmaking can affect these on the...

Who wasted breath and personal credibility arguing and assuring us that Obama was some new kind of Democrat. No, he's a far left liberal who...