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On Thursday, the president released a statement—where else?—on Twitter. “With all of the recently reported electronic surveillance, intercepts, unmasking and illegal leaking of information, I have...

In the last of this week’s COMMENTARY podcasts, the gang (John Podhoretz, Abe Greenwald, and Noah Rothman) break down former FBI Director James Comey’s testimony...
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Expectations ahead of former FBI Director James Comey’s testimony before a congressional panel on Thursday are high, and high expectations are easily unmet. Many believed...
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Let me see if I have this straight. After a conversation in the Oval office with President Trump, James Comey, then the Director of the FBI, remembered...

The first Commentary podcast of the week finds me, Abe Greenwald, and Noah Rothman puzzling out the idea that Trump taping people in the Oval...

So... Trump fired the FBI director, and the world has gone nuts. Is the madness deserved? Or are the crazies taking over the asylum? And...
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As John Podhoretz observed last night, President Donald Trump had every reason to dismiss FBI Director James Comey. Contrary to the passionate response from Trump’s more...
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The sudden dismissal of FBI director James Comey has suddenly transformed the man blamed by many Democrats for Hillary Clinton's defeat into the liberal Twittersphere's Thomas...

The first round of voting in the French presidential election has concluded, and one thing that we can say for sure about it is that...
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There may be no one with whom partisans on both sides of the political divide have a more conflicted relationship with than FBI Director James...

On the last podcast of the week, we argue over the meaning of the shock announcement about the investigation at the Justice Department into the...
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Let’s assume FBI director James Comey did not set out to prove Donald Trump’s thesis about a “rigged” system. But had it been, he could...