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A scrappy young Republican asks New York voters if Congressman John Hall is still the one.
From his unprecedented power grabs to his personal income taxes, Timothy Geithner has made a career of bending the rules and threading the needle.
GM to “restructure” overseas — using taxpayer dollars.
What the British owe their most faithful soldiers.
Queen Esther would be proud of Miss Prejean.
Is he finally putting his vaunted “thoughtfulness” to good use?
Are we witnessing an outbreak of “heterophobia”?
I see that my chum Terry McAuliffe will be in Virginia’s June 9 Democratic primary competing for his party’s gubernatorial nomination.
Why the United Kingdom was singled out by the former vice president in his remarks on the “giant conspiracy” with regard to Iran.
Raising awareness for a creepy but persecuted minority.
Many days in the life, from Fresno to Spartanburg.
Patrick Moore helped found the anti-nuke organization — so why is it trying to erase him for its history?
The GOP is being complacent as Obama and Democrats move swiftly on health care.
Respectable righties compete for the Colin Powell Prize.
They might be about to reach into the “Live Free or Die” state of New Hampshire.
Republican support for traditional marriage is hardly the reason for the GOP’s problems.
The Deep Ecologists are riding high in the Obama era.
The Martians/asteroids/glaciers are coming — global catastrophic risks as you’ve never imagined them.
Spain accused of torture by UN: Is Bush Six judge Spanish Pelosi?
Restrictions on “natural growth” of Israeli settlers in the West Bank should be a nonstarter — instead they’re official U.S. policy.
The world is depending on General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani, whose army might be as reluctant as the Shah’s to fire at its own people.
For all we know, they think capitalism is a synonym for communism.
The rituals awe, puzzle, and disgust the non-rider.
Western fertility decline is now deplored even by an inventor of the Pill.
Alan Wolfe writes poorly about conservatism.
It would be difficult to keep a straight face regarding what the President believes constitutes torture if this were not such a serious matter.
The liberals’ case against Leah Ward Sears. Also: X-rated GOP tour.
A young conservative declares for Senate in Charlie Crist’s Florida.
Despite Obama’s cautious words, his early actions and appointments suggest he won’t put immigration enforcement first.
The folly of sending more U.S. tax dollars to the Palestinian Authority.
Only the Czech president and the Irish people stand between popular sovereignty and further unaccountable rule from Brussels.
What the President should have said.
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?