(Page 2 of 2)
Clinton, on her book tour, offered to make appearances on behalf of Democratic candidates with the understanding that her book, entitled “Living Hysteria” (or something like that), would be sold at such events or purchased in bulk prior to her appearance.
Daschle isn’t doing any of that. In fact, he currently isn’t slated to make any appearances on behalf of Democratic candidates. “Right now, he’s only fundraising for himself,” says a Daschle adviser. “He’s expecting a tough re-election race and needs the money.”
A more cynical type might regard Daschle’s lack of collegial fundraising as a sign that party regulars don’t want to be seen with their drab minority leader, who has overseen the fall of his party from majority to minority status in the Senate.
Not true, says the aide. “There will be plenty of time to help others. This book is the chance for the leader to help himself.”
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?
H/T to National Review Online