(to the 1958 tune “Beep Beep” by the Playmates)
DEDICATION: To Claudia Rosett, without whose fantastic Wall Street Journal reportage the oil-for-food story would have been flushed down the memory hole.
Here is a link that gives the tune’s history and also has a link to obtain the music.p> em>Deep deep, deep deep br> Kofi’s in deep deep deep /em> /p> p>While rummaging around Baghdad br> We found to our surprise br> A mom’s lode stash of documents br> Appeared before our eyes br> Guys were on Saddam’s’ payroll pad br> Champagne not Old Grand-Dad br> Baath petrodollars went their way
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?