Patrick O'Hannigan Archives | The American Spectator | USA News and Politics
by | Aug 29, 2013

In a 9,400-word essay published by Commonweal and funded by a grant from the Henry Luce Foundation (“The Things We…

by | Aug 2, 2013

The past four years have proven that Barack Obama does not understand what “diversity” means, and while that might be…

by | Jun 17, 2013

Remember the power ballad? It was a subgenre of rock music pioneered by Boston in 1976 and Styx a year…

by | Jun 4, 2013

Bomber pilot lore has it that if you’re taking flak, you know you’re over the target, and it is with…

by | Jan 28, 2013

I never got his name, but the man in the black balaclava was a merry companion as the two of…

by | Dec 23, 2009

Poul Anderson (d. 2001) described interstellar space as well as anyone ever has. Consider this recollection from astronaut pilot Kyra…

by | Nov 30, 2009

Mark Steyn and Hugh Hewitt were talking on Hewitt’s radio show when Hewitt suggested that Barack Obama does not know…

by | Nov 2, 2009

Rocker and philanthropist Bono wrote an op-ed for the New York Times to make two points: that “the virtual Obama…

by | Oct 20, 2009

Some progressive commentators now say that conservatives hate America.  Never mind why. The people saying such things could just ask…

by | Oct 2, 2009

When it comes to opinions about President Obama and his agenda, there are people with whom it is impossible to…

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