The lead-in to “Let Them Eat Pork” asks, “What’s wrong with a little earmark spending?”
Apart from the fact that “winking” at our own principles is what got conservatism into the current mess in the first place, the Constitution does not permit it.p>Next question? br> — Daniel H. Fernald, Ph.D. br> Mountain View, California /p>
I realize that it must be tough to turn out attention-grabbing columns week after week, but the need seems to produce some bizarre topics.
Along this line, the arguments of Antle and Spencer in favor of fiscal pork sound like some other meat to me — baloney. Assuming I understand them correctly, it’s ridiculous for the government to save a few discretionary bucks while spending far more on entitlements.
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.
It won’t take long for conservatives to scratch this presidential wannabe off their 2008 scorecard.
Was the President done in by the economy, or by the politics of the economy?