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A Draw, but No Back Sliding

In my view, it is not possible to declare a winner in the second debate. The two candidates appeared evenly matched. However, Romney, as the man less known by the ...

Biden and His ‘Friend’

My wife and I have a little joke.  Whenever she uses the words “dear heart” at the beginning of a sentence, I am not about to receive much love in ...

Establishment Rules?

After an amazing run beginning with an incredible effort in Iowa, Rick Santorum is about to join the ranks of real conservatives run over by the establishment. It is an ...

The Romney Alternative

As one CNN reporter said, “What happened in Vegas, stayed in Vegas.” Romney’s big win in Nevada didn’t carry over far into Tuesday’s contests. The evening was clearly all about Rick ...

Not a Bad Night for Leading Men

Rick Santorum was probably the winner of the debate. He didn’t prevail because he had any great lines or any particularly memorable confrontations, but because this was his chance at ...
Politics & Policy

Sloan’s Struggle

To say that the American university is a secular place is to misstate the reality. American universities are actually very religious. It just happens that most of us are not ...
Politics & Policy

The Professor’S Paroxysm

Legal philosopher Brian Leiter of the University of Texas is a self-proclaimed disciple of Nietzsche who fiercely champions a Darwinian materialist vision of the world from his weblog, The Leiter ...