“Popular wisdom holds that Napoleon Bonaparte’s invasion of Russia failed because of the severity of the Russian winter. But they always have winter in Russia. It’s kind of their thing. It wasn’t the weather that did Bonaparte in, but rather his failures of planning and organization.
For Republicans, a hostile press is the Russian winter. If you’re not prepared for it, go back to Corsica.”
— Chris Stirewalt, Fox News
The president hails the Paris Agreement again—even though it will solve nothing and cost trillions.
The president hails the Paris Agreement again—even though it will solve nothing and cost trillions. Bjorn Lomborg When President Obama flew to Ottawa, Canada, on Wednesday to meet with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto,...read more
Bill & Loretta: much to do about nothing, or a clever scheme?
Bill & Loretta: much to do about nothing, or a clever scheme? Chris Stirewalt at Fox WHAT WAS BUBBA UP TO? It’s no wonder the Clintons had so many special counsels and investigators trolling through their administration. If Bill Clinton doesn’t have better sense...read more
Maybe the GOP should sue Trump for non-compliance
Maybe the GOP should sue Trump for non-compliance Jim Geraghty Why is anyone surprised that talk of a delegate revolt at the convention in Cleveland is picking up? Donald Trump isn’t doing the basic tasks a presidential candidate is supposed to do. He isn’t hiring...read more
“We’re trying to get as much information about this investigation out as possible,” Lynch said.
"We're trying to get as much information about this investigation out as possible," Lynch said. Just not the part that demonstrates Mateen's jihadi motives. In an interview with NBC's Chuck Todd, Attorney General Loretta Lynch says that on Monday, the FBI will release...read more
Let's stipulate that there are millions of gay Americans who are not this obtuse. You won't hear their voices in this video. Want to know what many people in the middle east thought of the Orlando massacre? As a bilingual Arabic and English speaker from the Middle...read more
The President and the NYT editorial board, among others, claim that a "culture of hate" toward gays was a prime cause for the Orlando massacre. Islam? Hardly mentioned, if at all. Oh, never say that. Never note that many Muslims consider homosexuality a sin worthy of...read more
The quickest way to end a gunman slaughtering innocents is for someone to shoot him before he can pull the trigger again. Common sense, right? LA Times Stickers and posters featuring a rainbow-colored version of the Gadsden flag and the hashtag #ShootBack were raising...read more
The left now targets scientific dissent
The left now targets scientific dissent Anthony Watts Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey is now the latest state prosecutor to start investigating conservative groups with supposed ties to ExxonMobil, after she issued a subpoena for 40 years of internal...read more
If Hillary was so important to the President, why'd she have such trouble getting invited to cabinet meetings? Here we have two emails, courtesy of MRC, showing how desperate Hillary was to get invited to a White House meeting. If it weren't Hillary, I'd almost feel...read more
Barry had a fit for being called out for not calling Islamic terror Islamic terror.
Barry had a fit for being called out for not calling Islamic terror Islamic terror. He bitched that semantics don't matter. Tell that to the dead and families of the dead at Fort Hood who were gunned down by a Muslim officer who yelled Allahu Akbar! before opening...read more
How lovely to be connected and corrupt!
How lovely to be connected and corrupt! Hugh Hewitt at WashEx To former President Bill Clinton's and former senator and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's long, long list of scandal, impropriety and simple embarrassment add two new entries: the curious cases of...read more
The Washington Post Russian government hackers penetrated the computer network of the Democratic National Committee and gained access to the entire database of opposition research on GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump, according to committee officials and...read more
The insurance commission is meant to police the finances of insurance companies, not police a global warming agenda
The insurance commission is meant to police the finances of insurance companies, not police a global warming agenda Holman Jenkins The problem of arbitrary, lawless, politicized power did not come into the world with the prospect of a Donald Trump presidency....read more
Jim Geraghty The fact that Hillary Clinton is the first female to win a major party’s presidential nomination should not obscure the harm she’s done to our politics in her decades-long career. Arrogance, secrecy, mendacity, and implausible claims of victimhood will be...read more
Was the Iraq war really “the worst foreign policy blunder in modern American history”?
Was the Iraq war really "the worst foreign policy blunder in modern American history"? WSJ From a May 16, 2007, Journal op-ed, “Was Osama Right?” by Bernard Lewis, the historian and professor emeritus of Near Eastern Studies at Princeton University, who turns 100 on...read more
Violent lefties attack a Trump rally. Trump gets blamed for inciting hate.
Violent lefties attack a Trump rally. Trump gets blamed for inciting hate. I don't like Trump, and barely understand those who do. But when lefties attack people attending a political rally because they deem Trump racist, they show their true colors. And they harden...read more
Jake Tapper is ticked. To which we say, "Forget it, Jake. It's Obamatown." https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EJeeaUJAtwEread more
This is an actual email exchange from Hillary to Huma Abedin from one of the released emails. For more Hiilarious emails, go to MRC BTW, Hillary, if you want to get a call at 3 am, don't leave the phone off the hook....read more