• Sausage Party Politics

    Seth Rogen, co-writer, co-producer and co-star of the animated comedy “Sausage Party,” is unhappy with me — for defending him.

  • Election Year Books

    Election year politics generates much rhetoric and confusion. And the media often adds its spin.

  • Racial Issues

    Ordinarily, it is not a good idea to base how you vote on just one issue. But if black lives really matter, as they should matter like all other lives, then it is hard to see any racial issue that matters as much as education.

  • Mulan vs. the Diversity-Mongers

    Let’s get down to business. The casting kerfuffle over Disney’s live-action remake of the 1998 animated hit “Mulan” brings honor to none. It’s a politically correct tempest in a Chinese teapot.

  • How’s That Fundamental Transformation Going?

    When Air Force One landed in China last week for the G-20 Summit, Chinese authorities didn’t wheel out the usual staircase for the president to disembark.

  • Last Chance for the ‘Deplorable’

    Speaking to 1,000 of the overprivileged at an LGBT fundraiser, where the chairs ponied up $250,000 each and Barbra Streisand sang, Hillary Clinton gave New York’s social liberals what they came to hear.

  • Never-Trumpers vs. Reluctant Trumpers

    Are you as sick as I am of seeing the tedious finger-pointing between never-Trumpers and certain Republicans who have decided — many reluctantly — to vote for Donald Trump?

  • Is Tide Going Out on Hillary?

    Is Tide Going Out on Hillary?

    Were the election held today, Hillary Clinton would probably win a clear majority of the Electoral College.

  • Every Word, Including 'And' And 'The'

    Every Word, Including ‘And’ And ‘The’

    The media’s daily slander of Donald Trump is hard to square with their increasingly frenzied assurances that he is going to lose the election.

  • Baseball's storyteller, our friend

    Baseball’s storyteller, our friend

    For 67 years, the son of Vincent and Bridget Scully, immigrants who came to New York City from County Cavan, Ireland, has been plying his trade.

  • The only immigration solution

    The only immigration solution

    The one great service of Donald Trump’s extended peregrinations on immigration policy is to have demonstrated how, in the end, there’s only one place to go



    While Hillary Clinton was preparing to deliver a big speech portraying Donald Trump as a racist, a figure from Clinton’s recent unhappy past — Rep. Trey Gowdy, chairman of the House Select Committee on Benghazi — added a new word to the 25-year vocabulary of Clinton scandals: BleachBit.



    Donald Trump and his top aides can justifiably be satisfied with his stunningly successful trip to Mexico. At the same time, Trump has continued to sow confusion about his stand on immigration — not his overall position but specifically about his intentions regarding the 12 million immigrants who are in this country illegally. Will he soften his stance on deportations?

  • Corrupt Academics and the Media

    Corrupt Academics and the Media

    So much for the “legacy of slavery” argument.

  • Free Speech

    Free Speech

    Donald Trump tells reporters, “We’re going to have people sue you like you never got sued before.”

  • Misleading Statistics

    Misleading Statistics

    Mark Twain famously said that there were three kinds of lies — “lies, damned lies, and statistics.” Since this is an election year, we can expect to hear plenty of all three kinds.

  • Sicko Terrorist Lynne Stewart: Still Hating Cops

    Sicko Terrorist Lynne Stewart: Still Hating Cops

    Old age and illness have not dulled the tongue or treasonous soul of convicted jihad-enabling lawyer Lynne Stewart.

  • Trump Created an Opening; He'd Better Drive Through It

    Trump Created an Opening; He’d Better Drive Through It

    The stars are finally aligning for a significant shift toward Donald Trump in this presidential campaign. Hillary Clinton is rightfully under siege. The polls have already narrowed, and Trump hit home runs — at least triples — in Mexico City and Phoenix.

  • Hillary Clinton, You're No John F. Kennedy

    Hillary Clinton, You’re No John F. Kennedy

    The election season is heating up. Donald Trump has pulled back even with Hillary Clinton, and every new economic number is being scrutinized for its supposed political meaning.

  • Trump & the Hillarycons

    Trump & the Hillarycons

    What does conservatism mean in 2016? Upon what ideas and issues, principles and policies, do conservatives still agree?