Today, two Spectator authors, sick of readers having all the fun, take to our Reader Mail to mix it up. Robert VerBruggen explains to our gun-ho readers why the Supreme court would be right to rule that pistols and uzis are different and political archeologist Deroy Murdock continues his pain-causing excavation of the real Romney record. He has discovered the perfect candidate and it’s…Rudy Giuliani. Speaking of “his Rudyness,” Larry Thornberry files this amusing dispatch from the Sunshine State, where the former mayor makes ‘em wait. Speaking of sunshine, RiShawn Biddle chronicles some darker attempts of school districts to escape the shiny scrutinty that would come with honest reporting of graduation statistics. Plus, editor-in-chief R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr., says, bring back the silly hats!
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?