Post Archive

June 24, 2010

You would think that leftists who hope that American sports exceptionalism is breaking down in the face of World Cup fever would be thrilled by...

Jennifer, Max, and Abe have been covering the McChrystal incident superbly. Beyond eschewing redundancy, however, I’ve been reticent about chiming in because I would be...

Passage of the Democrats’ health-care bill back in March was so historic, we were told, it not only established President Obama as a superstar against...

The ruling of New York’s Court of Appeals — the state’s highest judicial body — in favor of Columbia University’s bid to have the property...

The most (inadvertently) optimistic thing I’ve read in the past few days is this blog post by Andrew Sullivan: Those of us who hoped for some...

One of the keys to President Obama’s ill-fated attempt to engage the Islamic world has been the effort to convince Syria to abandon its alliance...

I have read few things more disturbing than this week’s media reports from Gaza describing full supermarket shelves offering a wide variety of choices. For...

The firing of Gen. Stanley McChrystal has many liberal pundits breathless. Granted, it's been a long time since Obama made a decision quickly and effectively....

As I noted yesterday, House Republicans introduced a resolution earlier in the month to require the Justice Department to turn over any documents on the...

Democrats won't be able to say they didn't see this coming -- the "this" being an electoral wipeout. The Wall Street Journal/NBC poll finds: In the...

As many conservatives have been urging, Sens. Joe Lieberman, John McCain, and Lindsey Graham are imploring Obama to dump the incompetent civilian team in Afghanistan: "The...

In the Knesset, Bibi went after international efforts to delegitimize Israel: "They want to strip us of the natural right to defend ourselves. When we defend ourselves...