Anyone, it appears, who would be driven up the wall by a reading of its enumerated powers.
Runner-up to Sarah Palin in 2008, blue-state budget-balancer Tim Pawlenty has his eyes on a bigger prize.
The early anointment of Mitt Romney or any other presidential candidate will repeat a common GOP mistake.
W. James Antle, III
How a once great paper overdosed on the Tucson massacre.
In California, Obama’s grand vision of America’s high-speed rail future is meeting reality.
Unfortunately, some politicians have either forgotten or chosen to ignore the glory of our founding.
R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr.
By penalizing old-fashioned morality you do not make toleration of the new morality more likely.
Washington and the grass roots can learn a lot from Netflix’s business model.
Now in its 10th year, it could drag on a lot longer.
Except broke — light rail will do that to you.
Small reactors may save us yet.
Government in Washington may be divided, but not in the rest of the country.
Grover G. Norquist
The King James Bible celebrates its 400th anniversary this year.
People in Washington were never friendly, but now they are really, really unfriendly. But then there’s Charleston.
How casually our age compares Bach and Beethoven to Lady Gaga.
Pauline Maier has written the first coherent account of our Constitution’s ratification debates.
John R. Coyne, Jr.
This is the autobiography of “Mark Twain,” not the self-revelations of Samuel Langhorne Clemens, the real man who used that riverboat pseudonym.
The inimitable Theodore Dalrymple scores again.
Ron Reagan, author of My Father at 100, was the baby of the family.
Aram Bakshian, Jr.
Do we spend too much time watching 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.
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?