I’d say there are a couple of reasons for Buchanan’s on-air ubiquity. First, he’s good at the television medium. Second, his dissident conservative status is a product of debates since the end of the Cold War. Those with longer memories remember Buchanan as a red-meat guy during a time when relatively few conservatives had access to the mainstream media.
As far as constituency is concerned, in the 1996 presidential race Pat Buchanan turned out to have a much bigger fan base than Phil Gramm, the favorite of conservative elites. The 2000 race, of course, was another matter.
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.
It won’t take long for conservatives to scratch this presidential wannabe off their 2008 scorecard.
Was the President done in by the economy, or by the politics of the economy?