As the years go by, I recognize fewer and fewer names in that birthday list that appears in most daily newspapers, rife as it is with rockers, rappers and suchlike. On yesterday’s peaceful Sunday in the “Tampa Morning Bugle” I did recognize the name of our own Ben Stein, and I extended to him best birthday wishes.
Another familiar name yesterday morning was Bucky Dent, who celebrated his 61st. As the “Bugle” is a family publication, Dent’s middle name, or at least the one he is known by in New England, was not used. And a good thing. I haven’t checked the “Boston Globe” yet.
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?