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Bill Bennett and John T. E. Cribb list twelve reasons to love the USA.

Rep. Darrell Issa sees a step backward for liberty, without a step forward for security, in the TSA’s new practices.

Kathryn Jean Lopez finds important symbolism in John Boehner’s construction of a women’s restroom on the Hill.

Carolyn Leddy advises the White House to make today’s meeting with Japan and South Korea about confronting Pyongyang, and not just another diplomatic photo op.

The Editors expose the likely costs and abuses of the 9/11 Health and Compensation Act.

Adam Paul Laxalt takes a second look at the survey numbers on DADT.

Stanley Kurtz argues that David Frum’s desire to police political hyperbole is self-defeating.

Brian Riedl lists twelve steps to spending sobriety the federal government must take.

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U.S.

Fire the FBI Chief

American government is supposed to look and sound like George Washington. What it actually looks and sounds like is Henry Hill from Goodfellas: bad suit, hand out, intoning the eternal mantra: “F*** you, pay me.” American government mostly works by interposition, standing between us, the free people at ... Read More
Film & TV

Black Panther’s Circle of Hype

The Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) first infantilizes its audience, then banalizes it, and, finally, controls it through marketing. This commercial strategy, geared toward adolescents of all ages, resembles the Democratic party’s political manipulation of black Americans, targeting that audience through its ... Read More