Wlady Pleszczynski | from the February 2013 issue
If these killers seek recognition, it is available to them because the mass media can be counted on to pay a great deal of attention to their horrific deeds.
But is he ready to lead?
The double world of Paul Krugman.
Why Marco Rubio and his gang are correct — and it has nothing to do with amnesty.
Life in the Choom Gang was more dangerous than the game of football.
Why the HHS is fighting so hard to enforce the anti-conscience mandate.
Senators take their swipes in a crucially meaningless fight.
In an age of no progress, the Super Bowl becomes bigger still.
William Manchester and especially Paul Reid do great justice to a remarkable and admirable character.
(Editor’s Note: For months now, we have been hearing one message: If Republicans hope to avoid becoming a permanent minority, they must attract new voters, younger voters. A little P.J. O’Rourke should do the trick. Though you should probably replace any references to “Hootie and the Blowfish” before giving this article to your kids…)
What did them in? Who was their Obama?
Hannity special spotlights Extractor Economics: America’s real privileged few as economy shrinks.
Random thoughts on everything from J. Harbaugh and J. Nicklaus to J. Manchin and J. Hickenlooper.
Southern Baptists have changed their mind about Roe. When will United Methodists join them?
The IRS backs down on concealing the number of people fleeing high-tax states.
The subversion of FDR’s government, as retold by a master.
Oxford on the Eastern Shore was another world.
America under Obama is “beyond” human nature.
Is this what comes of defeating Charlie Crist?
There’s light at the end of the Obama tunnel.
Post-election hand-wringing goes on and on and on and…
If Canada doesn’t need a national gun registry, why do we?
We too have seen impassioned minds ready to destroy priceless parts of our own heritage.
You never know who you’ll run into on the road to Philadelphia.
The Spirit of King George III live on CNN.
In an age of Democratic denial, there really may be no other option.
Israel may have turned to the center last week, but not on foreign policy.
Phil Mickelson keeps apologizing for telling the truth about higher taxes.
A perspective on our president from Down Under.
As sober and serious a treatment of Tolstoy’s novel as one is likely to see.
Making sense of endless streams of ugly nonsense.
A conservative gathering attempts to dispel omens of doom.
Ignored as usual by the “mainstream,” but having a huge impact.
A simple medical time-out at the Australian Open gets our correspondent tangled up in existential issues.
So confirmed America’s number two Cardinal at Stan Musial’s funeral.
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?