by | May 8, 2019

Washington Has it ever been noted by the Republic’s historians — all of whom are Democrats save for a lone Republican who remains undercover somewhere in the Middle West — that one characteristic that distinguishes Democrats from Republicans is not…

by | Apr 12, 2019

Have you been re-bingeing the first seven seasons of Game of Thrones in advance of Season 8, Episode 1’s arrival on HBO Sunday? If so, you’re hardly alone. GOT is the runaway chart-topper among this year’s streamed-on-demand shows by cable and broadcast…

by | Sep 17, 2018

Just two weeks shy of 77 years after Neville Chamberlain returned from his Munich meeting with Adolf Hitler, waving an agreement he said guaranteed “peace for our time,” then-president Barack Obama proclaimed that his new deal with Iran would block…

by | May 15, 2018

I’ve been asked a number of times about John Kerry’s unauthorized actions with Iran compared to Ted Kennedy’s unauthorized actions with the Kremlin. Kerry, this spring 2018, sought to undermine President Trump’s policies, whereas Kennedy, spring 1983, sought to undermine…

by | May 9, 2018

Washington There is a whiff of the absurd about former Secretary of State Jean-François Kerry’s recent “aggressive yet stealthy mission” to New York City. “Aggressive yet stealthy” is how the Boston Globe described his mission, though to serious observers of…

by | Jan 28, 2018

Tel Aviv President Donald Trump wants to negotiate a “deal of the century” between Israelis and Palestinians like a high-rolling real-estate don. At the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on Thursday, Trump defended his decisions to recognize Jerusalem as…

by | Jan 9, 2017

A friend of mine likes to say to me very often: “Without A, there’s no B.” The truth is that in many instances this is correct. If I don’t text and drive, I’ll probably be less likely to swerve into…

by | Jan 3, 2017

So, let me get this straight. I was watching TV a few days ago and there was Secretary of State John Kerry excoriating Israel. Boiled down to its essentials, what Kerry said was this: “Israel has no friends in the…

by | Dec 30, 2016

In all the talk of Hillary Clinton’s experience during the election, her largely failed tenure as Secretary of State was never delved into deeply. Thanks to the fact that the man who followed her is even worse at the job,…

by | Dec 28, 2016

Huh? A contest to identify the most clueless statement by John Kerry would doubtless lead to an avalanche of entries, most of them worthy. But he outdid himself today in his lame attempt today to justify the snit Barack Obama…

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