Solargate Spreads


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The brewing scandal involving the solar panel industry may run much deeper than the failed Solyndra company.

What Do You Mean, Liberals Don’t Have Conservatives’ Best Interests in Mind?


When you think about it, there’s something kind of surreal about the common occurrence of pundits from one side of the aisle purporting to give serious political advice to their adversaries.  Not that they do it, of course—the ulterior motives of kneecapping the opposition or making it more like you is obvious—but it’s remarkable that [...]

Sarah Palin’s California Senate Endorsement Underscores Her Need for Gravitas


Critics or my recent NewsReal Blog post miss my point. My point is not to disparage either Sarah Palin or Carly Fiorina, both of whom I like, respect and admire. My point is to be candid about Palin’s shortcomings so that she can change. Because America needs the Sarah Palin that can be, not the Sarah Palin that now is.

Twitter Today – Mickey Kaus’ Candidacy and Ezra Klein’s Narcissism


In the fuzzy fantasy world of the progressives – every issue, statement, article is a very personal  affront.  How nice to live in a land where everything is about “me”!
The  NYT interviewed long time Slate blogger Mickey Kaus this morning about his quasi-candidacy in California’s  Democratic Senate primary.  I will leave the legitimacy of Kaus’ [...]

The “Science” Mantra – by Thomas Sowell


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Beware those who seize science for political ends.