The Cruz effect.
Chris Matthews would undoubtedly bristle at being thought of as part of the Hard Left. But this once reasonable liberal has succumbed—perhaps to the pressure of being the lowest-rated evening host on the increasingly radical MSNBC?—to adopting tactics reserved for radicals. Namely: the criminalization of policy differences, and attempting to discredit and destroy one-time allies [...]
Today, leftist magazine TIME announced the “Person of the Year” 2009. Although I’m sure they took several conservatives into consideration, the title went to…
Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke.
So what did Bernanke do to deserve this honor? Well, not much, really, except for, you know, prolonging the economic crisis and drastically increasing the size of the [...]