Obama’s failures. The right kind of hope. Aborigines, terrorists, steroids, and broken windows. Plus more.
When’s the last time TSA looked anyone in the eye?
The Massachusetts Republican edges close to an upset.
Obama prepares to make a killing — in that nonprofit way of his, of course.
Whatever Moscow wants it slowly gets — as Ukraine’s upcoming elections will likely confirm.
The liberal record on mental illness is everywhere in evidence.
Michael Haneke should be seen as the German version of Steven Spielberg.
Barney Frank is in a foul mood.
Understanding the dialect of Democrats.
A dust-up over a common Washington practice.
It’s his bad luck he’s not President of the United States.
Frauds and parasites generally do.
Certain interested parties would like to see the National Security Entry-Exit Registration system scrapped — not a good idea, as Flight 253 has reminded us.
The opportunity is now there to downsize government — and for starters that means rejecting any talk of a Deficit Commission.
The U.S. bishops’ call for a “humane and comprehensive solution” is the correct one, Mr. Tancredo.
The state of the union, Madam Speaker, is unsound.
Despite its reputation, Illinois is too good for enemy combatants.
A miracle worker is the last thing the U.S. Secretary of Education has been or can be.
Global warming takes a real winter vacation.
Liberals are running scared that a Republican might take Ted Kennedy’s Senate seat.
Charlie Crist loses home field advantage — the last straw in a fading campaign.
“Goat Spit Gasoline”: Race for Kennedy seat recalls role of health care in election to replace John Heinz.
Eric Rohmer, who died yesterday, was one of the greatest artists ever to work in film.
Democrats give themselves — and receive — a free pass.
Conservatives are too prone to think of CIA as our valiant defenders rather than what they are: dangerously incompetent.
The Obama administration is fooling itself if it thinks the arguments against military tribunals have won the day.
California GOP seeks mid-term comeback in L.A. suburbs.
There’s no greater practitioner of extraterritorial injustice than the obsessively prolific Baltasar Garzon.
Six of the stupidest things President Obama did in his first year.
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?