Post Archive

June 10, 2009

Max, I have expressed my own doubts about the causal connection between the president's speech and the voting in Lebanon. Aside from the proof problem...

Rob, on Michael Totten: What a wonderful thing that Lebanon was not intimidated by Hezbola assassins and bombs. That kind of courage is what it will take...

Nearly two months after the April 15 Tea Party protests it hits the Beltway chattering class: this deficit thing could be big! Well, yes. Politico...

Leslie Gelb is feeling nearly amorous about Iran, having observed the run up to Friday's elections: Whatever happens this time, Americans will finally be able to...

The scary, horrible shooting at the D.C. Holocaust museum raises more questions than there are answers. Not the least of which is why the accused...

Well, there goes Joe Biden again. Yesterday, he appeared in New Jersey to announce federal backing for a new tunnel. He said that it would...

Voters don't think the stimulus is working and a plurality want to dump the whole thing, according to a Rasmussen poll: Forty-five percent (45%) of Americans...

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Here's the Miami Herald's take on Charlie Crist: Gov. Charlie Crist -- more popular than President Barack Obama -- would trounce former Florida House speaker Marco...

That some should be rich shows that others may become rich," said Abraham Lincoln, "and hence, is just encouragement to industry and enterprise." Barack Obama...

Barack Obama, we know, is a big believer in the power of his words. And there is no doubt he is a persuasive speaker; he...

The excuse machine for Sotomayor's conduct in the Ricci case never rests because it is, of course, one of her greatest liabilities and least justifiable actions...