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Victor Davis Hanson exposes the technocracy’s lack of common sense.

Conrad Black offers solutions to America’s fiscal crisis.

Norman Coleman and Martin Gold encourage the Senate to keep rules-change procedures the way they are.

Ben Boychuk and Bruno Behrend applaud California’s new “parent trigger” law for charter schools.

Michael Barone notes that House Republicans are on average younger than their Democratic counterparts.

Clifford D. May gives the new Congress a primer on the jihad against the West.

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Elections

Romney Is a Misfit for America

Mitt’s back. The former governor of Massachusetts and occasional native son of Michigan has a new persona: Mr. Utah. He’s going to bring Utah conservatism to the whole Republican party and to the country at large. Wholesome, efficient, industrious, faithful. “Utah has a lot to teach the politicians in ... Read More
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