• Gwyneth Paltrow's Poverty Voyeurism

    Gwyneth Paltrow’s Poverty Voyeurism

    Gwynnie P is down with the struggle, comrades.

  • Freedom of and from Religion

    Freedom of and from Religion

    Religious oppression was one reason many of our ancestors came to America. They wanted to escape rulers who demanded that everyone worship their way. In Ireland, Catholics couldn’t vote or own a gun.

  • The Obama Doctrine

    The Obama Doctrine

    At the Summit of the Americas where he met with Raul Castro, the 83-year-old younger brother of Fidel, President Obama provided an insight into where he is taking us, and why: “The United States will not be imprisoned by the past — we’re looking to the future. I’m not interested in having battles that frankly started before I was born.”

  • Hillary Candidacy Doesn't Worry Me

    Hillary Candidacy Doesn’t Worry Me

    Please forgive me, but I’m singularly unimpressed with Hillary Clinton in general, but especially as a Democratic presidential candidate. I’m neither smug nor complacent about the likelihood of defeating her, but I am incautiously optimistic.

  • Reality May Be Optional

    Reality May Be Optional

    One of the wonders of modern times is that reality is often seen as a social construct and therefore optional. Thus, if one finds a particular reality offensive or inconvenient, he just “changes” it.

  • The New Inquisition

    The New Inquisition

    How long will this country remain free? Probably only as long as the American people value their freedom enough to defend it. But how many people today can stop looking at their electronic devices long enough to even think about such things?

  • Wrecking Anne Hathaway’s Wrecking Ball

    Wrecking Anne Hathaway’s Wrecking Ball

    Anne Hathaway recently did a stripper inspired dance on LL Cool J’s lip-syncing show, (gyrating to Miley Cyrus’ Wrecking Ball). Social media at work.

  • WATCH: NRA Annual Meeting Live Stream

    WATCH: NRA Annual Meeting Live Stream

    The National Rifle Association holds its annual meetings and exhibits in Nashville.

  • The Long Retreat in the Culture War

    The Long Retreat in the Culture War

    The Republican rout in the Battle of Indianapolis provides us with a snapshot of the correlation of forces in the culture wars.

  • Rand Paul Puts on a Clinic

    Rand Paul Puts on a Clinic

    At this point, I am mighty bullish on Sen. Ted Cruz but I very much like several other possible GOP presidential contenders, and I have to say that Republicans can learn a valuable lesson from Sen. Rand Paul’s recent handling of the ambush media.

  • Obama Deal With Iran in Trouble

    Obama Deal With Iran in Trouble

    Is the tide turning against President Obama’s purported nuclear weapons deal with Iran? One sign that the answer is yes is the devastating opinion article in Wednesday’s Wall Street Journal by former Secretaries of State Henry Kissinger and George Shultz.

  • Easter Under Islam, Churches Under Attack

    Easter Under Islam, Churches Under Attack

    As millions of Christians around the world were celebrating Easter Sunday, the Christians of the Muslim world were again under attack. The April 2 Islamic jihad attack on a Kenyan school—where the Islamic murderers made sure to slaughter only Christian students, sparing fellow Muslims—was only the most spectacular attack.

  • Can The Left Come Up With One True Story?

    Can The Left Come Up With One True Story?

    From the Duke lacrosse team, the Columbia mattress girl and the University of Virginia, the left has not been able to produce one actual rape on a college campus.

  • A Right to Discriminate

    A Right to Discriminate

    Bake me a cake, or go to jail!

  • VA Reform: Another Obama "Success Story"

    VA Reform: Another Obama “Success Story”

    Eight months ago, President Obama put on a grand show for the troops.

  • Will Bob Corker Save the GOP?

    Will Bob Corker Save the GOP?

    “Pat, sometimes it seems like our friends want me to go over the cliff with flags flying,” President Reagan once told me.

  • All Politicians Don't Lie Equally, and Lying Does Matter

    All Politicians Don’t Lie Equally, and Lying Does Matter

    Far too many people have become unacceptably cynical about the issue of integrity in politics, and it is having disastrous consequences. Only the scofflaws and reprobates benefit from such an unraveling of our ethical sensitivities.

  • Most U.S. 21st Century Population Growth Came in Just 27 Metro Areas

    Most U.S. 21st Century Population Growth Came in Just 27 Metro Areas

    It’s springtime, and the Census Bureau has released its population estimates for counties and metropolitan areas as of July 1, 2014.

  • The Ticket to Prosperity

    The Ticket to Prosperity

    Gaza is home to Palestinian people, who have suffered injustices and have a history of legitimate grievances against both Israel and Arab governments

  • The Iran 'Agreement' Charade

    The Iran ‘Agreement’ Charade

    By abandoning virtually all its demands for serious restrictions on Iran’s nuclear bomb program, the Obama administration has apparently achieved the semblance of a preliminary introduction to the beginning of a tentative framework for a possible hope of an eventual agreement with Iran.