Paul got schooled, more fairly than unfairly. He had the right answer to the wrong question. Romney’s assessment is not incorrect. But Rudy’s assessment, that speedboat brinkmanship means bomb Iran before they get a nuke, relies on poor logic. Lost entirely in this debate is the fact that Iran is riddled with internal power fissures itself. This is not quite a black-box, billiard-ball state we’re dealing with. Doesn’t mean it’s not dangerous. Does mean it’s not the devil. Let’s all remember we can, and should, shoot aggressive little vessels out of the water without starting a war. American military force should be decisive but nimble, not an on/off switch — not, Bond fans, a blunt instrument.
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?