Here’s a little of what’s been going on on the outside.
Daniel J. Flynn
The controversial Christianity of a hot-selling band has rock
critics running amok.
The ambitious governor of Maryland stumbles toward 2016.
About to leave the Senate after three distinguished terms,
Arizona’s Jon Kyl offers some parting thoughts.
The answer to our electricity needs is not blowin’ in the
From gun control to car control and more.
Even Joe Biden, who would head the commission about how we got
it all wrong.
(Editor’s Note: The passing of a year calls for reflections
and predictions, some somber and serious, others less so. In 1987,
writing in our 20th anniversary issue, Joe Sobran imagined a future
20 years down the road that included President Pat Buchanan and
Supreme Court Justice Jerry Falwell. Here in 2012, similar
conversations might occupy a few minutes between the champagne and
the martinis. What might — or might not — the world look like two
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