by | Nov 21, 2019

Your fearless debate correspondent here, to tell you that once again, you missed nothing. And by nothing, I mean an empty, cavernous, negative space of dark matter where all intelligence, vitality, and humanity gets sucked into an endless void. You…

by | Oct 19, 2019

When a scholar meets soldiers, he should not argue with them, for he surely will lose. — Chinese proverb Recently I was invited by the “China Goes Global” conference in Winter Park, Florida, to give a keynote speech on the U.S.–China…

by | Oct 16, 2019

My goodness, these people are boring. What a snoozefest. What was most interesting, though, is what wasn’t talked about. No Biden corruption. No China. No answer from Elizabeth Warren, the ostensible front-runner, about where the money comes from for her…

by | Sep 14, 2019

My seven-year-old son, Peter, is a bit mischievous — and this means he occasionally finds himself in trouble at the private Christian school he attends. Second grade started a few weeks ago, and I wanted to provide him with an…

by | Oct 20, 2016

Like most Americans,I have been left strung out and emotionally exhausted by this election season. Hillary Clinton is a horrible robotic humanoid who lies incessantly and sold her soul back when she defended the blue dress. Worst of all, she’s…

by | Oct 20, 2016

At one point during his desultory performance in moderating what was pretty much a desultory debate, Chris Wallace said, “This doesn’t do any good for anyone.” You think? It was an awful night. A couple of things jump out. First…

by | Oct 19, 2016

Yesterday evening at Church House in London, our editor for life R. Emmett (“Bob”) Tyrrell, Jr. joined six other luminaries in a debate sponsored by The Spectator (UK) on just who will win the U.S. presidency on November 8. According to sources, the…

by | Oct 10, 2016

Because I was driving the Texas countryside last night, I listened to the debate on the radio the old-fashioned way. With no visual input to distract from the conversation, it was clear that Donald Trump won. It didn’t even sound…

by | Oct 5, 2016

This election cycle, a huge percentage of voters are voting against who they hate/distrust the most. People dislike Hillary Clinton and think she’s a criminal who is above the law and disdains average voters. People worry that Donald Trump has bad…

by | Sep 27, 2016

Quick take Donald Trump missed these opportunities: Hillary voted for the Iraq war. Donald Trump was a citizen. Hillary cares about cyber security? So much so that she has a private server that got hacked. Hillary’s a world leader? She’s…

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