• Bipartisanship Is Busting Out All Over

    Bipartisanship Is Busting Out All Over

    Like spring, bipartisanship is busting out all over. Even more so maybe: Washington in a time of alleged global warming is suffering through a chilly, wet springtime, but bipartisanship is sprouting up like gangbusters.

  • Anti-Trust Law and Lawlessness

    Anti-Trust Law and Lawlessness

    We all make mistakes and some of us learn from them. What is even better is to learn from other people’s mistakes, where they pay for those mistakes while we learn free of charge.

  • Biblical Values -- or Vegas Values?

    Biblical Values — or Vegas Values?

    Almost all of the declared and undeclared Republican candidates for 2016 could be found this weekend at one of two events, or both.

  • California's Water Problem

    California’s Water Problem

    Californians are experiencing their third year of drought. Headlines read: “Current California Drought Is Driest In State’s History; Scientists Fear ‘Megadroughts’ On Their Way.” “Global Warming Upped Heat Driving California’s Drought.”

  • George Washington on Cannibalism and Gender Identity

    George Washington on Cannibalism and Gender Identity

    I saw a video on Huffington Post the other day in which the “reporters”, with camp condescension, laughed at the “ignorant” people they interviewed on the streets of L.A. who still believe that gender is binary, or has anything to | Read More »

  • Let Section 215 of the Patriot Act Die

    Let Section 215 of the Patriot Act Die

    After 9/11, I was scared. I was in Washington, DC when the planes hit the World Trade Center and the Pentagon.

  • The Depressing Appeal of Hillary's Phony Populism

    The Depressing Appeal of Hillary’s Phony Populism

    There was a time when Hillary Clinton was a bona fide leftist radical, but those days have past, swallowed up by her lust for power and money.

  • Why Is Yemen Our War?

    Why Is Yemen Our War?

    For a month now, the Saudi air force has been bombing Yemen to reverse a takeover of that nation of 25 million by Houthi rebels, and reinstall a president who fled his country and is residing in Riyadh.

  • Obama Breaks Promise on 100th Anniversary of Armenian Genocide

    Obama Breaks Promise on 100th Anniversary of Armenian Genocide

    As the world continues to look on in dismay at the barbaric atrocities committed against Christian minorities by the Islamic State—the self-proclaimed new “caliphate”—today, April 24, marks the genocide of Armenian and other Christian minorities by Turkey’s Islamic Ottoman Empire—the last caliphate.

  • The Depressing Appeal of Hillary's Phony Populism

    The Depressing Appeal of Hillary’s Phony Populism

    There was a time when Hillary Clinton was a bona fide leftist radical, but those days have past, swallowed up by her lust for power and money.

  • Rand Paul Is Right to Demand Reporters Ask Democrats About Late-Term Abortions

    Rand Paul Is Right to Demand Reporters Ask Democrats About Late-Term Abortions

    It was sort of inevitable that on his first day of campaigning as an announced candidate for president earlier this month, Rand Paul would be asked whether he supported a ban on abortions in cases of rape or incest.

  • For Hillary Clinton, No War but the Class War

    For Hillary Clinton, No War but the Class War

    Near the end of a recent New York Times article detailing the imaginary populist roots of Hillary Clinton — the original Elizabeth Warren, her people would have you believe — the reader crashes into this implausible scene:

  • Still No Reports of "Hillary Fever" Outbreaks

    Still No Reports of “Hillary Fever” Outbreaks

    I gather from the increasing hysteria of the feminists that Democrats are beginning to rebel at having a loser of a presidential candidate being foist upon them, in the person of Hillary Clinton.

  • SleazeBob Menendez's 36DD Visa Program

    SleazeBob Menendez’s 36DD Visa Program

    America has an alphabet soup of visa programs for foreigners to choose from: B-1 for business visitors, B-2 for tourists, EB-5 for investors, F-1 for students, and so on.

  • The Next President

    The Next President

    It’s not smart to get too enthusiastic about any politician. I’ve been disappointed often.

  • Chaos in the Primaries

    Chaos in the Primaries

    Painful as it is to realize that both the Democrats and the Republicans will still be holding their primaries a year from now, that is one of the high prices we pay for democracy.

  • Obama's Republican Collaborators

    Obama’s Republican Collaborators

    The GOP swept to victory in November by declaring that this imperial presidency must be brought to heel, and President Obama’s illicit seizures of Congressional power must end.

  • Some Thoughts and Questions

    Some Thoughts and Questions

    What’s the true test of one’s commitment to free speech? It does not come when he permits people to be free to say or publish ideas with which he agrees. Not by a long shot. The true test of one’s commitment to free speech comes when he permits others to say and publish ideas he deems offensive.

  • Hillary Candidacy Doesn't Worry Me, Part 2

    Hillary Candidacy Doesn’t Worry Me, Part 2

    I don’t get depressed too often, but I feel the blues coming on. Many moons ago, if memory serves, I tweeted my skepticism that Hillary Clinton would even get the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination, much less win the general election.

  • Was 2007 a Flexion Point, When Everything Started Going Downhill?

    Was 2007 a Flexion Point, When Everything Started Going Downhill?

    “I would bet on globalization slowly being in abeyance,” tech entrepreneur Peter Thiel said in a video interview with George Mason University economist Tyler Cowen. “I think with the benefit of hindsight, we will realize that 2007 was not just the peak year of the finance boom, but also the peak year of globalization, like maybe 1913.”