Wlady Pleszczynski | 4.18.03
Week of April 14, 2003
Week of April 14, 2003
The Democratic International in full swing. Plus: John Edwards’ Burred vision. Also: California GOP won’t need muscle to pound Boxer.
Is it possible still to subscribe to an Augustinian worldview? At a Catholic college?
From Kamiya to Kinsley, pure motives, moral depth, and deep affection for all humanity (except within Bush circles).
This hootenany is a hoot, even if you still like the New Christie Minstrels.
George W. Bush will win Baghdad’s heart before he ever wins New York’s.
The free-thinking children of Voltaire show an amazing uniformity of thought. A third in a series of reports from Paris.
They’ve made Hollywood the intellectual jewel of the Western World.
Saddam kept Iraq’s National Museum and National Library closed. Now there’s no reason for them to be reopened.
The misguided and dumb attempt to bar Franklin Graham from Iraq.
Donald Rumsfeld may have lost his composure, but he had a point.
Thus far there is no outcry against the French and the Germans for their arms trafficking with Iraq because the State Department is pressuring the Pentagon to direct reporters to other matters.
Once the Bush budget passes, one of its key managers will go political. Plus: Devil woman Dowd.
Syria is, well, a nation we will have to deal with one way or the other. Better to do it now while we have the forces there to do it.
If you find a giant bra in the mud at Augusta, it’s mine.
A warmonger counters with a poem of his own.
Not even Americans in Paris are cheering America’s toppling of a tyrant.
Karl Rove hears bad news about Washington State. Plus: Howard Dean woos a splinter group.
Outside the media, that is, which explains where and why we are a nation divided.
Democrats dive head first into foreign policy quicksand.
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?