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John Podhoretz

John Podhoretz

John Podhoretz is the editor of Commentary.

Now the NBC "interpretation desk" claims its information has Obama with a lead and Clinton and Edwards contending for second. Which suggests the first report...

Because Iowa is a state where Democrats vote in the open in closed rooms, the networks take entrance polls rather than exit polls. The early...

That, according to Marc Ambinder of The Atlantic, is the total amount the Mitt Romney campaign will have spent by the time the New Hampshire...

Jim Geraghty notes some information from inside the Giuliani campaign: Far more absentee ballots have been sought by Republicans in Florida, 117,000 in all, than...

...let us note, please, that there is a hyperventilated breathlessness to the coverage of the goings-on in this state today. Between the two parties, the...

Last night, my wife and I got around to seeing the acclaimed Away from Her, featuring sure-to-be-Oscar-nominated Julie Christie as a woman suffering from Alzheimer's....

With the steady decline in Rudy Giuliani's poll numbers over the last six weeks has come the steady rise of John McCain's, especially the latter's...

With the coming of the New Year came major pieces in as all three New York papers on the growing possibility of an independent presidential...

The past three months have seen an odd turn in the presidential primary process in both parties -- a turn away from the key issues...

...my essay on the lavishly praised Atonement, published in The Weekly Standard, can be read here....

....goes to our fellow blogger Kyle Smith, whose take on National Treasure: Book of Secrets is a JOY to BEHOLD. (The use of ALL CAPS...

Another day, another set of polls. One says John McCain is now tied with Mitt Romney for the lead in New Hampshire. But that does...