Post Archive

May 2012

Apparently, Barack Obama told a visiting contingent of Conservative Jewish rabbis that he probably knows more about Judaism than any other president—on the same day...

Mitt Romney’s favorability rating is at its highest point in the race, due almost completely to a surge of popularity among women, according to the...

In addition to her unsubstantiated distinction as Harvard’s first woman of color, it turns out that Elizabeth Warren may have also participated in a landmark...

Former New Hampshire Governor John Sununu does a fine job schooling CNN’s Soledad O’Brien over Donald Trump and the so-called birther issue. In saying this, I...

Yesterday, Alana noted the latest fallout from Cory Booker’s critique of the Obama administration on “Meet the Press” and the subsequent, utterly ridiculous “hostage” video...

Remember when Meir Dagan, upon leaving office as head of Israel’s Mossad spy agency, gave a briefing to the press, where he warned against hasty...

A year ago, I could be counted among the vast majority of political observers who were prepared to tell you why Mitt Romney couldn’t win...

Against the backdrop of continued massacres in Syria, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has declared, “The Assad regime’s brutality against its own people must and...

Iran’s confirmation that the computers of a number of their officials have been attacked by a new virus will give further ammunition to those who...

Massachusetts Democratic Party leaders had hoped Elizabeth Warren could train her focus on Sen. Scott Brown after the state Democratic convention, but now it looks...

Last month, Noam Scheiber of The New Republic, in an article titled “From Hope to Hardball,” welcomed us to... the Obama campaign, version 2.0. If, as...

Ever since the Supreme Court listened to oral arguments about the constitutionality of Obamacare, the administration and its supporters have been doing everything in their...