RWN’s Thomas Sowell Interview: Dismantling America


Thomas Sowell is one of the most brilliant and respected conservatives in America and I was thrilled to have an opportunity to interview him about his latest book, Dismantling America: and other controversial essays. Here’s a slightly edited transcript of our conversation. Enjoy! When I asked around for suggested questions for you, Reuters’ James Pethokoukis [...]

The 20 Most Memorable Moments From Campaign 2010


20) Basil Marceaux: Meet the Republican Alvin Greene, Basil Marceaux, who ran for governor of Tennessee: 19) The Republican Trainwreck In The Colorado Governor’s Race: Initially, Tom Tancredo looked like a jackass when he mounted a third party campaign in the Colorado governor’s race. However, after Dan Maes turned out to be a flaky, lying, [...]

Notable Reactions To Last Night’s Election In Quotes


Our team hit a grand slam tonight — the opening salvo in the war to take back our country from this illegal ruling class. America unshackled! OBAMA REBUKED. Pelosi fired! The Republicans completely seized control of the House — REPUBLICANS TAKE 65 SEATS IN THE HOUSE. Historic. Never write off America. — Atlas Shrugs I [...]

Cataloging The Final 2010 Election Predictions Made By The Experts


House
Nate Silver: 53-54
Larry Sabato: 55 seats
Scott Ramussen: 55+ seats
Jay Cost: 57
Cook Report: 50-60 seats
Election Projection: 62
John Gizzi: 63
Rothenberg Report: 55-65 seats
John Hawkins: 60-70
Jim Geraghty*: 70
Dick Morris: 60-80
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The Sexist Left’s Mafia Mentality When It Comes To Conservative Women: The Christine O’Donnell Edition


One thing you have to understand about politics is that the Left’s extraordinarily vicious, misogynistic attacks on women like Sarah Palin, Michele Bachmann, Ann Coulter, Michelle Malkin, and Christine O’Donnell are not just about them personally. When it comes to conservative women, Ann Althouse summed it up well when I interviewed her for a RWN [...]

The David Bossie Interview: Talking Vince Foster’s Suicide, Swift Boat Vets, Conservative Women, & Obama’s Least Favorite Supreme Court Case


David Bossie is a fascinating guy. He runs Citizens United which makes great conservative movies and was at the center of a crucial Supreme Court Case that dealt with free speech and campaign contributions. But don’t just peg Bossie as a career think tanker; he was also one of the people who investigated Whitewater and [...]

Obama Accidentally Gets Something Right


“My name may not be on the ballot, but our agenda for moving forward is on the ballot, and I need everybody to turn out.” — Barack Obama If you listen to conservatives talking about the Bush years, you’ll generally get an earful about how the GOP screwed things up. In other words, the primary [...]

Add Tattoo Artists To The List Of People You Don’t Want Angry At You


There are certain people it’s particularly wise to avoid conflict with — at least until you don’t need them anymore. For example, you never want to mouth off to your barber before he cuts your hair. It’s also wise to be extremely polite to your waitress before she brings you your food. The last thing [...]

So We’re Now Willing To Admit WMDs Were Found In Iraq Because Wikileaks Says So?


If the CIA had done its job and killed Julian Assange, there probably wouldn’t have been a huge new WikiLeaks document dump that may get even more Iraqis murdered for the terrible crime of helping the United States. Still, the info is out there and one surprising development has been how many liberals are now [...]

Least Shocking Study Results Of The Day: Muslim Treatment Of Women Stinks


One of the reasons that most Islamic societies are backward and will remain backward for the foreseeable future is the way that they treat women. Sure, you can argue that things aren’t perfect for women in the Western world. But, if you compare the treatment of women in a country like say the United States [...]