With us or against us. Stemming the stem cell tide. Despotic democracy. Plus more.
All the evidence suggests Elvis Presley is more alive today than Osama bin Laden. But tell that to the CIA and all the other misconceptualizers of the War on Terror.
If this be treason, so be it.
Presto! Global warming consensus appears where there is none.
Obamanomics is paving the way to financial ruin.
What critics of the giant conservative event missed.
Janet Napolitano has forgotten where she came from.
Unfortunately, this writer and essayist, who died 20 years ago tomorrow, also had a soft spot for eco-terrorism.
The attacks on Rush Limbaugh are a distraction by conservatives without credibility.
To Buffett and Grove, Obama has gone from idealistic to imprudent.
The 1990s Democratic centrist is today a dinosaur.
Tax collection trumps the environment.
This might correct an Egyptian cleric’s misunderstanding of the Jewish holiday observed yesterday and what role Starbucks might have played in it.
Daniel Johnson’s fascinating account of the Soviet Union’s attempt to turn an ancient game into a Cold War weapon.
The White House says it is soliciting ideas for health-care reform, but free marketers need not apply.
Even if it comes, under current policies it will only set the stage for a new recession immediately in its wake.
But not because of any “nuclear lobby” — though maybe because the so-called “smart grid” is anything but smart.
How Colorado pols are using the federal stimulus as an excuse to weaken the Taxpayer’s Bill of Rights.
Cobá was too big to fail. Its leaders thought globally and acted locally. What happened?
Considering the subject and the time at which it appears, not to mention its star author, Niall Ferguson’s new book is a huge disappointment.
From millions to trillions, the ghost of Johnson’s credibility gap haunts Democrats.
The longer it goes on, the deeper the recession and the less likely any real recovery.
A twisted effort to punish the Catholic Church in Connecticut.
Another looming threat to our economic freedom.
It spends little time idealizing man, and prefers to denigrate belief in God as a human weakness.
In attacking Darwinism, liberal evangelist Tony Campolo risks obloquy.
Arlen Specter Republicans say that conservative primary challengers shrink the party, but the results are not so one-sided.
Conservatism finds itself at a rhetorical Crossroads.
Obama giveth and Obama taketh away.
Before government developed its safety fetish, American economy cars were genuinely efficient — and affordable.
A military that pioneered counterinsurgency may need a refresher course.
The closest thing to a near-burial experience.
The wonderful Flannery O’Connor is the most famous Roman Catholic writer America has produced.
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