Post Archive

June 21, 2010

It's no secret that, as a smart Brookings Institution pundit conceded recently to me, that the CBS/New York Times poll "slants left." So that makes the latest...

Coming in the fall on NBC, according to Variety: The Jimmy Smits starrer "Outlaw"... has its own kind of weirdness, starting with its premise. Smits is...

This post could be subtitled “The Deceptive Face of the Mainstream Media.” As recounted by blogger Zombie at Pajamas Media, that’s the face the media...

Today, a "War Termination Conference" was held at West Point. No, no, no. Generals didn’t sit on panels and pontificate on how to end all...

There is a stray "rumor" (more like a reasonable prediction) that Rahm Emanuel may resign in six to eight months. (Sort of like saying there...

Here's a headline that should cheer conservatives: "Countdown to August; 30 workdays left." Indeed, it should cheer all Americans, for that is not much time...

Gallup reports: An average of 59% of Republicans and Republican-leaning independents have said they are more enthusiastic than usual about voting this year compared with past...

Israel’s decision to ease the restrictions on nonmilitary goods let into Hamas-controlled Gaza earned the Obama administration’s praise yesterday. The White House coupled its approval...

The Washington Post has a pair of stories that illuminate both the challenges and the potential in the fight against the Taliban. First the good news:...

The Hill is reporting that members of Congress are getting increasingly fed up with "ambush interviews" by "guerrilla-style reporters, bloggers, and campaign operatives who ambush...

Pete, you sound a helpful warning on the dangers of overreach and the disturbing tendency to summon special prosecutors as a cure-all for bad government....

On Jim Lehrer's NewsHour, David Brooks -- while properly castigating Rep. Joe Barton for his politically inept defense of BP and his muddled attempt...