Whatever Gore has to say must be worth the dough, because before committing to the speech, he insisted that it be closed to the media. The organizers of the event agreed. “Due to the nature of the material presented and requested by Mr. Gore, his keynote will be specifically closed to the press,” the invitation reads.
It isn’t that the material Gore is presenting is terribly compelling — which apparently is one reason why Gore is looking to avoid the press. “He’s been fighting the boring, dweeby reputation for years,” says a sometime Gore adviser. “Why would you expect him to allow cameras and reporters into a speech where he is going to be at his dweeby best?”p>
A man of faith in a godless age is hitting Americans where it hurts.
Mr. and Mrs. American Spectator Reader, let P.J. O’Rourke talk sense to your kids.
In Britain, defending your property can get you life.
The debacle of this president’s administration is both a cause and a symptom of the decline of American values. Unless Congress impeaches him, that decline will go on unchecked. An eminent jurist surveys the damage and assesses the chances for the recovery of our culture.
It won’t take long for conservatives to scratch this presidential wannabe off their 2008 scorecard.
The American Christmas, like the songs that celebrate it, makes room for everybody under the rainbow. Is that why so many people seem to be hostile to it?
Was the President done in by the economy, or by the politics of the economy?