he’s a cipher, but vote for him

Two LA Times reporters, one assigned to Obama, the other to McCain, share their impressions of the candidates. First Peter Nicholas on Obama: One of the striking ironies is that a man who draws tens of thousands of people to his rallies, whose charisma is likened to...

point of no return

Mark Steyn:  …McCain vs Obama is not the choice many of us would have liked in an ideal world. But then it’s not an “ideal world”, and the belief that it can be made so is one of the things that separates those who think Obama will “heal the planet”...

now socialist is a racist term

If Obama wins, will there be any basis for criticism that isn’t racist? Just wondering. Get this from Kansas City Star editorialist Lewis Diuguid: The “socialist” label that Sen. John McCain and his GOP presidential running mate Sarah Palin are...