The Corner

Also Worth a Stroll Down Connection Memory Lane

Steve Hayes (in the Standard, courtesy of Free Republic) and Christopher Hitchens (in Slate) on how, before there ever was a GWB administration, the Clinton administration sure thought there was a connection between Iraq and al Qaeda.  Indeed, that’s why President Clinton — on the recommendation of his intelligence community — bombed the al Shifa Pharmaceutical factory in Sudan in retaliation for the 1998 embassy bombings.

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For Democrats, the Party’s Over

If the Democrats are really tempted by impeachment, bring it on. Since the day after the 2016 election they have been threatening this, placing their chips on the Russian-collusion fantasy and then on the phantasmagoric charade of obstruction of justice. The attorney general accurately gave the ingredients of the ... Read More
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