“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 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
California ranks the very worst in such measurements as poverty, once the cost of living is factored in, among all states, including Mississippi.
California ranks the very worst in such measurements as poverty, once the cost of living is factored in, among all states, including Mississippi. Liberals love the idea of Denmark, where people live in small apartments above shops in small towns and get around on...read more
The U.S. hasn’t been hit with a major hurricane in more than a decade.
The U.S. hasn’t been hit with a major hurricane in more than a decade. Scientist Obama “All of us have seen the heartbreak, the damage and, in some case, the loss of life that hurricanes can cause. And as climate continues to change, hurricanes are only going to...read more
“Everybody did it” ain’t getting it done.
"Everybody did it" ain't getting it done. Washington Post editorial board HILLARY CLINTON’S use of a private email server while secretary of state from 2009 to 2013 has been justifiably criticized as an error of judgment. What the new report from the State Department...read more
Let’s add the VA scandal to Obama’s “legacy” trophy case
Let's add the VA scandal to Obama's "legacy" trophy case Jim Geraghty Beyond McDonald’s Idiotic Comment, Our System Is Still Failing Our Veterans Quite a few people are calling for the resignation of Secretary of Veterans Affairs Bob McDonald over this remark: During...read more
Spin, spin, spin. After 4 years only 12 million use ObamaCare, and over 40% are not satisfied.
Spin, spin, spin. After 4 years only 12 million use ObamaCare, and over 40% are not satisfied. Noam Levey in LAT, with this headline: Most Obamacare enrollees are satisfied with coverage, but worries over costs are rising Most Americans enrolled in health plans...read more
This is what you get when you elect someone just because he's handsome/cool. Anthony Furey in the Toronto Sun Where exactly do we begin here? It was quite a week for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. At least we no longer have...read more