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Herman Cain is in D.C. to speak at both AEI and the National Press Club, and is certain to face questions about last night’s Politico story about two women who accused him of innappropriate behavior in the 1990s (Atlanta Journal-Constitution)
NATO will end its seven-month bombing campaign in Libya today (Washington Post)
President Obama will issue an executive order allowing the FDA to address drug shortages (New York Times)
Election laws in Republican-run states are becoming more restricted (L.A. Times)
U.N. demographers estimate world population of seven billion to be reached today (MSNBC)
Herman Cain spokesman fails to deny harassment reports on Geraldo:
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Doubting Thomas, by W. James Antle, III: The latest liberal campaign to discredit the most conservative Supreme Court justice.
Organized Ignorance, by Robert Stacy McCain: “Occupy Wall Street” mobs know so much that isn’t so.
The Left Has Become Comfortably Dumb, by David Catron: Our lips are moving, but they can’t hear what we’re saying.
Obama’s New War in Uganda, by Doug Bandow: How to explain his formation of his own Afrika Korps?
Bill Niskanen, Trinitarian, by Jeremy Lott: The Cato Institute’s long-time chairman was a man and economist in full.
In Perth With the Queen, by Hal G.P. Colebatch: Do CHOGM meetings advance the cause of the English-speaking world?
Before Sunset, by Ben Stein: Our monthly Diarist’s print magazine installment.
Master Diplomat and Statesman, by John R. Coyne, Jr.: In Henry Kissinger, Richard Nixon found his foreign minister.
Monuments to Lost Meaning, by James Bowman.
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?