Nurse Biffy replies. Freedom vs. Kiwicare. Robert Novak. Imaginary Republicans. Plus more.
Senate succession rules, Camelot-style.
While fulminating about the lack of “civility” today, they whimsically recall one of the stupidest and most destructive protest periods ever.
Was it drink that caused him invoke Joe McCarthy against Sarah Palin?
The Prince of Darkness’s Augustinian journey.
Learning from a man with 50 years of experience in Washington.
From a post-colonial model to economic and social basket case.
Will Brett Favre be a hero or villain in Minnesota? It will depend on whether the wins come.
Such a contrast between Rose Friedman and our rule-by-decree President.
Why the Republicans might not be stranded for as long as it once seemed.
He knew exactly what he should be doing with his life.
A Yankee reports from Atlanta’s triumphant town hall.
But we’ll pay to help it capture the foreign market.
Amnesty International picks up where Mary Robinson left off.
Welcome “Cadillac health plans” to the rhetoric of healthcare reform. It’s not the last time you’ll be hearing it.
Non-profits already provide the “public option” Obama says he wants.
Keeping up with the president’s chronic lies, deceptions, misrepresentations and other health-care fairy tales.
He was a prince, all right, of toughness, decency, and friendship.
Global warm-mongers march on the South — and the Southern Governors Association has given them a green light.
An ambitious and disconcerting novel.
The Democratic habit of mob rule — from Woodstock to Mario Cuomo to Obamacare.
Grassroots activism vs. the Obama machine.
Oregon grandma told by state it would pull her plug — under Obamacare will you be next?
Voting until they get it right in the European Union.
Being careful about what we are wishing for.
Republicans are one rhetorical move away from securing their victory.
In the Obama era, socially transformative legislation is immediately viable while babies are not.
Health-Care Leninists’ two steps forward, one step back. Also: The renewed anti-conservative threat to the Internet.
A response from the chairman and founder of the Committee to Reduce Infection Deaths.
The federal government should clean up its own Medicare mess before taking on the entire health care system.
How Christian conservatives are losing the culture war.
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?