Point taken, Phil. I don’t know which pundits are actually defending Palin on substance, so I’ll let you fight that fight. Any way you look at it, though, Palin scored points by identifying the enemy as “Islamic extremism.” So we’re not just in a “War Against Terror” — the enemy as a tactic — but in a war against a specific ideology whose adherents habitually practice that tactic. Given a choice between the views of Sarah Palin and the views of the typical Mideast specialist at the State Department, I’m with the hockey mom.
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?
H/T to National Review Online