John Tabin | 10.14.05
Should she be stopped?
The President's panel on federal tax reform is wrong. Steve Forbes is right.
One surprise too many — though it can be managed.
The modern mania of “sending a message” severs worth from deeds and makes group feeling itself into an achievement.
Harold Pinter, this year's just-announced Nobel Laureate for literature, loves the stage and hates America. From the April 1997 American Spectator.
Critics of the Miers nomination are starting to lose it.
Iraq is observing a four-day weekend in order to secure a safe vote on its promising Constitution.
Environmentalists try to finger the hypocrisy behind anti-global warming studies, when their own integrity is far more in question.
The greatest Harry Potter mystery of all is why moral gatekeepers don't see what Rowling is up to.
Harvard honors Hollywood's favorite paralegal.
The Terminator may do some terminating after all.
Enviromentalists — of all people — are having second thoughts about their opposition to nuclear power.
About the Miers debate: both sides are right. Now what do we do?
Conservative discontents have liberals vainly hoping for a return to power.
George Clooney doesn't dare to tell the truth.
Harriet Miers admires at least one Warren court.
There is a difference between being politically conservative and being legally conservative.
Saddam's trial should snap antiwar advocates out of their daydreams.
You don't think Harriet Miers will be an improvement on Ruth Bader Ginsburg?
If Star Trek was cloyingly liberal, its big-screen offshoot Serenity is wonderfully libertarian.
Bush chief of staff triumphs in Supreme Court sweepstakes.
With Apologies to Woody Hayes, this is one long pass that has to be thrown.
It's remarkable how close Tony Blair's position on climate change now is to George W. Bush's.
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