Post Archive

April 2, 2009

Leon Wieseltier's latest meditation on the situation in Israel is typically muddled. It starts out with his usual moralistic preening about Israel's shortcomings. The only...

soccer dad, on Rick Richman: I had hoped to blog about this today, but then I saw about the terror attack. Kershner, like most the MSM, only...

Jonah Goldberg's book Liberal Fascism got an unexpected boost on Tuesday in David Leonhardt's Economic Scene column in the New York Times. Leonhardt and other liberal...

NATO celebrates its 60th anniversary this week, even as the limits of its power are being demonstrated in Afghanistan. The alliance gamely agreed to take...

Roll Call reports, "Labor leaders are giving President Barack Obama a pass -- for now -- on his failure to put 'card check' legislation at...

Barack Obama has literally bowed before King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia. Here's the question: Was this unprecedented embarrassment the result of the Obama team's inexperience,...

We get this little nugget from Dana Milbank about Organizing America's collection of pledges in support of the president's budget: CNN and the Huffington Post dutifully...

While the world was harrumphing yesterday because Israel's new foreign minister affirmed the obvious futility of the Annapolis peace conference, an axe-wielding Palestinian terrorist slaughtered...

The New York Times editors are getting nervous. It seems Nancy Pelosi is giving moderate and conservative Democrats -- that would be those most likely...

According to a news report, General Petraeus warned Congress yesterday that Israel might preemptively attack Iran. Petraeus also failed to say that the...

The Russians have started speaking Obamese: Relations between Russia and the United States have a "new quality," with each side ready to give heed to the...

Scott Murphy's lead may have narrowed to 13 votes among those who cast ballots on Tuesday. Everyone has a theory about the NY-20 absentee ballots....