Christopher Orlet writes: “Genuine allies share goals, values, an interest in outcomes — they are those nations you can trust to get your back. Britain is such an ally, Australia, Canada, Poland too.”
I’m afraid Mr. Orlet is too optimistic. The correct name for the ally he calls “Britain” is “Tony Blair,” and once he’s gone, so will be that ally. And how much of an ally Canada is these days is open to debate.p>In fact, I suspect that the only true ally we have in all this is the one nation we’re loath to have come to our aid — Israel. br> — Brad Bettin
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