“This is gonna get real ugly.” Jed, you mean what’s happened the last 10 days has been ugly, but not real ugly? The Bush coalition has split, Democrats and libs are doing victory dances around the campfire, and no one even remembers what they did to Tom DeLay’s scalp.
When you mentioned “the president’s statement that he hadn’t sat down with Miers and discussed Roe v. Wade,” it reminded me that when asked at his October 4 press conference whether he’d ever discussed abortion with Miers, Bush prefaced his reply with the Clinton-era standby, “Not to my recollection.” Richard Cohen may have been right again when yesterday he surmised that Bush talked to Miers about abortion only while standing.
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?