Minnesota Election Report — From Me to the People of Britain

Oct 17

Minnesota Election Report — From Me to the People of Britain

Here’s my dopey two-minute stand-up U.S. election video for Sky News, the U.K.-based satellite news channel, as part of what the network calls its “50 States Project.” U.S. residents can see my report — which I did for Sky News at my usual international commentary rate of $0 American dollars per minute — and watch any or all of the...

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Bring Me the Head of Osama bin Laden

May 04

Bring Me the Head of Osama bin Laden

It’s an unfortunate mistake not to release photos of a dead Osama bin Laden, as President Obama has decided today. The president said, “We don’t trot this stuff out as trophies.” That is not true: We do. But Obama’s remarks also trivialize the issue: In the past 10 years, the country has paid a dreadful price, in blood and treasure (more...

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Where Have You Gone, Barack Obama?

Jan 26

Where Have You Gone, Barack Obama?

The Barack Obama who was elected president in 2008 was just another missing person on a milk carton during the 2011 State of the Union Address. Tax cuts for corporations, spending freezes for government workers and federal programs, a pious-sounding commitment to “civility” in public discourse — civility that will be produced by Democrats agreeing...

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