Wfb On “Common Good”

In his 1959 book, Up From Liberalism, William F. Buckley Jr., not only anticipated Hillary Clinton’s <A HREF=”http://www.nationalreview.com/thecorner/04_06_27_corner-archive.asp#034792″>confession, “We’re going to take things away from you on behalf of the ...

Gop Saves Lives!

Today was a scorcher in Washington, D.C. and the evening wasn’t much cooler as we stood and waited to pay our last respects to President Reagan. According to the ...

“Let Us Live to Make Men Free”

President Reagan’s casket was carried into the U.S. Capitol tonight to an appropriate song. The band played “Battle Hymn of the Republic.” The 5th verse of that hymn ...

Where Have All The Flowers Gone?

Actual <A HREF=”http://www.nytimes.com/2003/08/20/opinion/L20KRUG.html”>letter to the editor in yesterday’s New York Times: “We shouldn’t have to make choices about electricity. It should be there for all of us, like air ...

Ballot Babble in California

The ballots for California’s October 7th recall election must be <A HREF=”http://www.centredaily.com/mld/centredaily/news/6518695.htm”>printed in seven languages: <A HREF=”http://www.ss.ca.gov/elections/elections_multi.htm”>Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Spanish, Tagalog, and Vietnamese. Los Angeles County’s punch card ballots can carry only 48 candidate names per ...

Road to Ruin?

Truck drivers and other holders of a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) are required by <A HREF=”http://www.nationalreview.com/comment/comment-boulet072501.shtml”>federal law to “read and speak the English language sufficiently . . . to understand highway traffic signs and ...

Re: Acosta

I was not aware of Acosta’s efforts for the Ethics and Public Policy Center until Ramesh Ponnuru brought it to my attention today. Score one for Acosta. Unfortunately, Ramesh, ...