When will “respectable” left-wing extremists take responsibility for America’s violent society?
A White House and House Democrat effort to embarrass Republican gubernatorial candidate Chris Christie. (Updated — twice.)
In the upcoming Sotomayor confirmation hearings, Republicans should play as rough as Democrats.
Controversy continues to grow at the Ford Foundation — at the expense of those it is supposed to help.
Putin’s puppet protégé shows signs of independence.
It’s hard to trust the health care claims of an administration when its economic stimulus projections are already proving to be wrong.
Covering for Sotomayor, and other outrages.
Tomorrow, Iranians will go to the polls — but nothing will change.
Our president demands humility in our nation’s foreign policy. He ought to demonstrate some humility in his bold demands on Israel.
Harold Meyerson continues to live in his own lefty La-La Land.
All roads lead to Knoxville — and beyond.
We would do well to remember The Ballad of the White Horse, his inspiring poem set a thousand years ago.
Obama concedes his is a health-care rationing plan.
John Wayne died 30 years ago tomorrow — he was perfect for his times; he’d be more perfect today.
Anti-Americanism is the strongest glue known to mankind.
Maurice Druon finally ran out of immortality.
Obama has a funny way of finding common ground on abortion.
Ben Franklin and Sam Adams might say we’ve already failed it.
All he is saying, is give peace a chance.
Dr. King and Rush versus moderates on race: Cornyn, Steele fear the elephant in the room on Sotomayor nomination.
Europe has voted. More accurately, the people of Europe have voted.
Liberal Episcopalianism recruits its kind of sinner — and revels in its victory over dread Catholicism.
After the Berlin Wall came down I thought the obvious lesson — that socialism doesn’t work — would penetrate the skulls of our domestic intelligentsia. But somehow it never did.
An American plan to help the uninsured, restore Medicare’s fiscal soundness, and preserve medical excellence.
The only growth industry under this administration.
A new genetic test for Down syndrome is put on hold — most likely on temporary hold.
Christopher Buckley and Richard Brookhiser tell us how they regard William F. Buckley Jr.
Hamilton versus Paulson/Geithner on the AIG bailout.
Is the murdered Dr. Tiller a religious martyr?
The indignity of allowing more government in our lives.
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