our distracted commander-in-chief

Charles Krauthammer: Many have charged that President Obama’s decision to begin withdrawing from Afghanistan 10 months from now is hampering our war effort. But now it’s official. In a stunning statement last week, Marine Corps Commandant James Conway...

“Bill Kristol must resign”

Ann Coulter swims against the mainstream: Republican National Committee chairman Michael Steele was absolutely right. Afghanistan is Obama’s war and, judging by other recent Democratic ventures in military affairs, isn’t likely to turn out well. It has...

generally stupid

Victor Davis Hanson: The Washington Post publishes a long list of fact check requests sent to Gen. McChrystal before the Michael Hastings’ interview occurred. One could draw some legitimate inferences from them, in no particular order of importance: 1) Rolling Stone...

gold in them thar Afghan hills

Or something even more valuable. Jammie Wearing Fool: One can imagine hyperventilating environmentalists reaching for the pharmaceutical lithium when they read this today. Can it be long until someone accuses us of being in Afghanistan so we can steal their minerals?...