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John Podhoretz

John Podhoretz

John Podhoretz is the editor of Commentary.

The last word is the first word, and all the words in between: Fred Thompson. And so to bed....

Mike Huckabee just offered a passionately Zionist riposte to a Ron Paul rant against American support for Israel. He said he has been to Israel...

...is not only winning this debate, he is giving the most commanding debate performance we've seen from any candidate in either party since the beginning...

Ron Paul claims to be a follower of the libertarian economics of Ludwig von Mises, but perhaps, given what we've been learning about him, he...

Like a good libertarian, Ron Paul responds to a question about whether he would disavow his 9-11 Truther supporters -- who think the attack on...

Fred Thompson just said Huckabee's politics "are not the model of the Reagan coalition. They're the model of the Democratic party."...

Fred Thompson drank a lot of coffee before the debate, because he just gave the best answer on taxes and tax cuts and had the...

The Republican candidates are debating in South Carolina, and Chris Wallace of Fox News has tripped up John McCain at the outset by asking what...

The blogger Ace of Spades, who likes to use very foul language (so be warned), goes on a stunning tear about people -- some of them...

From Andy Borowitz, the funniest man on the Internet: Hillary Schedules Official Crying Jag for South Carolina Launches ‘Sniffling Tour’ Before SuperDuper Tuesday Saying that she has learned...

Yuval Levin questions Dan Casse's contention that John McCain's victory in New Hampshire demonstrates the centrality of Iraq in the election. He uses data from...

We will not soon be delivered from these presidential primaries. The longest primary season in American history, 12 months and counting, will continue. For at...