Fraud rackets. Newt. The Coens. Not blinded by science. Plus more.
The latest Saw film redeems torture porn for statist do-gooders.
Requiescat in pace. And in joy.
Banks, our president says, have a patriotic duty to spread the wealth around.
Sir Norman Angell won in 1933 for the same reasons Barack Obama has won in 2009.
The spirit of the Cold War makes Moscow feel good about itself.
A lesson in political pragmatism — or how an imperfect conservative would be preferable to a perfect liberal.
Snowe, right. Newt, wrong.
Could Doug Hoffman portend a less reflexively Republican conservative future?
Sifting through the claims of the Medicine Man party.
Our president is staring into a gender gap.
Will Indianapolis’ Republican reformer be the second mayor to fail to live up to his promise?
Obama’s risky Bernanke gamble.
Hoffman gets a grassroots surge in Upstate New York.
How we know abortion coverage is in the health care plan.
Scientific American used to be a great magazine — before it became intellectually unsustainable.
What planet does Andrew Revkin live on?
Next the Feds will fine you for failing to put in a rainwater harvesting system.
Daniel Griswold on why Main Street should embrace globalization and reject the protectionist swindle.
Denver’s Archbishop Chaput: We did not agree to FCC probe of Limbaugh, Beck, O’Reilly, Dobbs.
J-Street is holding its first ever-national policy conference.
The international religious left flacks for North Korea.
Ms. Henny-Penny looks ahead to Copenhagen.
From central planning — “We’re going to let you die.”
The Coen brothers are incapable of seriousness, even when dealing with the most serious subjects.
Obama’s reckless Defense appropriations cynicism. Plus: Dede’s desperate condition.
Ever expanding and the product of long-festering resentments and grievances.
There are good reasons to ignore Arthur Levitt’s advice.
So where are they, amid all the promises?
Anti-socialist warrior and Charlie Crist opponent Marco Rubio talks about himself and his Senate campaign.
A grassroots candidate seeks a “miracle” in the 23rd District.
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