Varied thoughts on the current scene.
A trendy state senator moves to terminate crisis pregnancy centers.
There is only one right candidate. Here’s the proof.
Obamacare is already adding to the unemployment rolls.
Hope and the recession that just grinds on and on.
What is the encompassing issue that divides liberals and conservatives?
The push to legalize drugs gets a shot in the arm.
In place of military metaphors… what?
It’s not cute or the least bit funny to browbeat children.
The White House’s week of defending Obamacare and honoring China.
In training for a C-SPAN marathon.
Starting the Reagan Centennial in a perfect setting.
Not if it’s remembered there are faith-based reasons to oppose growing government authority over health care.
What a different breed of men they were.
Those cheering the fiscal responsibility of the national health care law often sound like corporate executives touting the latest earnings report.
Disappointments and opportunities a year after the Scott Brown special election.
Another black mark for our Nobel Peace Prize winning president.
Anything to stack the deck in favor of “net neutrality.”
The libs’ hare-brained policies are a killer.
Pretending to deregulate while siccing the EPA and wildlly inflating the number of Americans with “pre-existing conditions.”
Fifty years after JFK’s inaugural: left-on-left violence, ideological pornography.
Media Matters’ reliable lounge Lizza come through. Also: White House political reactions to Tucson.
He deregulated airline travel. Who will deregulate health insurance?
The Obama government’s dirty war against for-profit schools gets dirtier still.
How Obama’s carelessness could set off another Falklands War – which Britain this time would lose.
Expanding a system that debases and imprisons.
Did a conspiracy cult film inspire the Tucson shooter?
From Tunisia to Sudan to the Ivory Coast, the bankruptcy of U.S. democracy-promotion programs.
They can’t seem to understand why it isn’t more exciting.
Select Democrats and RINOs have a Rodney King moment.
When will Republicans finally call him on is failed strategy?
What’s next on the Smithsonian’s agenda?
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?