Post Archive

May 19, 2009

Stuart Koehl, on Noah Pollak: It helps to remember that some two decades ago, the Honda Civic VX got more than 50 mpg using an ordinary...

As Politico details, and as Abe noted, the Democrats -- not those darn Republicans -- dealt the administration a "clear setback" by nixing the funds...

On the Democratic Party v. the CIA front, a couple of new developments are worth noting. Democratic consultant Bob Shrum appeared on MSNBC's "Morning Joe" to...

It's hard to know what to make of news that Zalmay Khalilzad, a native of Afghanistan and formerly the U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan, Iraq, and...

My favorite Brit, Jeremy Clarkson, reviews the new Honda Insight hybrid, which has an appalling green light bulb on the dash that glows brighter the...

James Capretta comes up with a smart conservative response to ObamaCare -- let employer-provided healthcare go on as it is and build an alternative "consumer-driven...

If the Bush administration's transgressions were so obvious, why are the fixes so hard to figure out? The kind of outrage we saw over Guantanamo...

Noah Pollak has correctly pointed out the risks of linking efforts to stop Iran from going nuclear with progress on the Palestinian-Israeli track. One of...

The Los Angeles Times reviews how anti-card check forces organized and persuaded Red state Democrats like Blanche Lincoln and Mark Pryor to oppose the bill: Today,...

The estimable Robert Samuelson of the Washington Post had a must-read column yesterday titled "Obama's Risky Debt." Samuelson writes that the administration is...

Twenty-seven years ago, I began my professional career at Time Magazine as a reporter-researcher in the World section, which was devoted to international news. Generally...

The Obama administration announced plans to require that fuel economy of cars sold in the U.S. be increased to 35.5 miles per gallon by 2016, four...