Television Turned Against Women’s Rights in Afghanistan. Where’s Cultural Imperialism When You Need It?


Television can be a force for liberty in totalitarian and theocratic societies, but it can be used to thwart liberty, as well.

Michael Vick Is A-OK; So Saith President Obama


But Michael Vick? Really? There’s something absurd about Obama using this particular case to take a stand.

Hawaii Governor Revives Birth Certificate Wars Because He Wants to End the Controversy. Yeah, Right


Thankfully, TV and the blogosphere haven’t suffered any major Birther eruptions in a while, but Hawaii’s new Democratic governor, Neil Abercrombie, is poised to reignite the dumbest of Barack Obama’s scandals.

Yet Another Reason ObamaCare Is Even Worse Than You Think


I don’t think this is quite what outgoing House Speaker Nancy Pelosi wanted the American people thinking about when she said we needed to pass ObamaCare to “find out what’s in it,” but a new Daily Beast column by Shikha Dalmia of the Reason Foundation is a perfect example of why that statement rightfully scared people half to death.

Shepard Smith Goes Nuclear on GOP “Grinches” Over 9/11 Health Bill


Many outlets, including the Huffington Post, Mediaite, and the Examiner, are increasingly taking notice of Fox News anchor (and longtime left-wing drama queen) Shepard Smith for his alleged courage and principle in distancing himself from the rest of the channel’s right-wing propagandizing

Do Haley Barbour’s Racial Recollections Expose a Bad Memory, Or Something Worse?


So common are accusations of racism from the Left that everyone with a right-of-center political disposition should expect to be accused of hating people with different skin colors at some point in his or her life. This week, it’s Haley Barbour’s turn.

Celebs Butting Into Politics: Jon Voight Isn’t the Problem


They may be outnumbered by their leftist counterparts, but Hollywood does have its share of conservatives. Among the most vocal and unapologetic is Jon Voight, who appeared on last night’s “Hannity” (guest-hosted by the incomparable Mark Steyn to discuss President Barack Obama’s deadly ineptness on nuclear proliferation, as characterized by the White House’s precious START [...]

Don’t Ask Don’t Tell’s Repeal Reminds Us That Joe Lieberman’s Still a Leftist


Don’t let his rare moments of sanity fool you; ol’ Joe is standing right where he belongs. With the repeal of Don’t Ask Don’t Tell finally coming to pass, the long-disgruntled gay Left finally has something to show for their support of Barack Obama. But right now the spotlight and accolades are going to a [...]

How ObamaCare and Its Apologists Make a Mockery of the Constitution


As a victory for constitutional originalism and a major blow to Barack Obama’s agenda, Judge Henry Hudson’s ruling against ObamaCare’s individual mandate has many conservatives cheering. But is it too soon to break out the champagne glasses? UC Boulder law professor Paul Campos thinks so. At the Daily Beast, he says that the Left may [...]

Media Matters Grasps at Straws Trying to Pit Hannity Against Bush


Attempting to paint one political opponent as undermining another is an especially tempting line of political attack, sometimes so tempting that a propagandist will settle for the most contorted, threadbare argument to that effect. Such is the case with Media Matters’ latest attack on Sean Hannity. Seizing upon Hannity’s latest interview with GOP Congressman Steve [...]