Anti-Palin, Pro-Ayers

    Kathleen Parker on Sarah Palin: Palin’s recent interviews with Charles Gibson, Sean Hannity, and now Katie Couric have all revealed an attractive, earnest, confident candidate. Who Is Clearly Out Of Her League…. If BS were currency, Palin could bail out Wall Street herself.Kathleen Parker on William Ayers: “Palling around with terrorists,” as Sarah Palin said of Obama, gets to an underlying xenophobic, anti-Muslim sentiment. Using | Read More »

    Georgia and the American National Interest (UPDATE: McCain gets it)

    In the days since Russian troops marched into Georgia, there have been any number of voices telling Americans that this is not our concern: It’s so far away. There are interminable ethnic conflicts involved. And it does not affect our national interest. Most of the voices saying these things say the same about Iraq, and they do so under the same misapprehension of the American | Read More »

    Obama at Agincourt

    WESTMORELAND.O that we now had here But one ten thousand of those men in England That do no work to-day! KING.What’s he that wishes so? My cousin Westmoreland? No, my fair cousin. If we are mark’d to die, we are enow To step up security at our airports, to re-examine the effectiveness of our intelligence networks, and to be resolute in identifying the perpetrators of | Read More »