John Tabin | 4.11.08
Obama isn't feeling very Olympic today.
For a substantial part of America's history, inflation was seen as a positive to be pursued.
No one wants to know how the automotive market actually works.
Why long suffering NBA fans have reason to cheer again.
Hillary commits to free trade in comebacks. Even Obama's.
Is the U.S. Episcopal Church being run by land developers?
Suddenly, what was “old news” about the Clintons becomes the story of the day. What gives?
Washington's most engaging conservative runs circles around government's apologists.
Did he miss what happened to Hillary in the sniper fire fiasco?
The legendary Polish director Andrzej Wajda's most personal film tells the stories of the Katyn crime and the Katyn lie.
It almost worked. Now we may see a “Super Fed.”
Will Lawrence v. Texas protect the polygamists at the Yearning for Zion ranch?
Reflections on the General Petraeus's testimony, Republicans, and the war in Iraq.
Mitch Daniels made the clocks run on time. Why are Hoosiers booing him?
Not to mention growing teams of drug cartel enforcers, who train just south of Texas in Mexican Waziristan.
Why that's almost always a bad idea.
Cass Sunstein continues to fret that the Internet provides users with too much freedom from intermediaries like Cass Sunstein.
The Illinois senator is courting the votes of pro-gun Democrats. Unfortunately, he's firing blanks.
The journeys of Strom Thurmond and Jeremiah Wright.
Tax returns confirm the former first couple earned every penny.
Sex scandals are proving mighty expensive and embarrassing to Michigan Democrats.
While a New York governor was railroaded, a certain former president and perjurer remains a rock star.
A gently comic and poignant film set against the backdrop of Arab-Israeli relations.
William F. Buckley cherished and remembered, for all the right reasons.
The great Libertarian hope could be John McCain's worst nightmare.
Charlton Heston spoke up for human dignity.
Glossy marriage mags help turn blushing brides into monstrous narcissists.
“Oh, Captain, my captain” makes for awful foreign policy.
Arthur Schlesinger, Jr. was a wonderful, exasperating snob.
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?