If Geldof & Co. really wanted to improve matters in Africa, they should use their haul from Live 8 to hire a first class hit man to whack Mugabe and his cronies.p>Life in Zimbabwe would improve immediately. br> — William L. Roughton, Jr. br> Fairfax Station, Virginia /p> p> Mr. Tyrrell’s recent piece regarding the savages of Live 8 reminded me of televised news footage I witnessed. The unwashed mobs marching in support of the event, I noticed, also carried banners proclaiming “9-11 — An Inside Job.” I’m too familiar with anti-U.S. hate mongering by assorted sanctimonious Eurotrash to wonder how that related to Third World poverty. I wonder who today in central London would still carry that banner. br> — Mark K. Zunk
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?