(1) Even if Paul doesn’t thrill you, whether it’s legitimate to lock him out is another question.
(2) Quin, I hope you’re right on net worth. But it’s irritating how often two parents must now work to provide the goods that one used to be able to do. Too much sleight of hand with individual vs. household incomes is going on. Complancency here isn’t the proper alternative to demagoguery.
(3) McCain is indeed walking away with the debate. Mitt is much better this time. Huckabee was going strong until immigration hit. Rudy and Fred seem sometimes to be in a different room. Not bad performances — sharp actually — but there’s a disconnect. Inevitable I suppose. Fred at least is adjacent to someone he can scrap with.
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?