After writing my column for today on Big Brown’s loss, I went back and looked at the old footage of Secretariat’s Triple Crown run in 1973. Here’s the video of his incredible 31-length victory in that year’s Belmont Stakes, which set a record that no horse has even come close to in 35 years since. This is one of the greatest performances in the history of sports.
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?