Hosted by the National Review Institute, along with Henry Hyde, George Will, and Rush Limbaugh, the big party marking NR’s 50th will take place at the National Building Museum in Washington on October 6th. A splendid cocktail reception, a black tie dinner, a special History of NR presentation (written by WFB, narrated by Rush), music by the renowned Eric Felten Jazz Orchestra, dancing the night away – what a way to celebrate 50 years of standing athwart history, yelling STOP! There are still tickets available for NR’s Golden Anniversary bash, and if you’d like one of them (the cost is $500, but NRI is tax-deductible) please call the good folks at Political Capital in NYC at 212-588-9148.
Hillary Clinton insisted that the sexual-assault allegations against her husband are nothing like the accusations that have been levied against Brett Kavanaugh -- suggesting that Bill’s accusers are not examples of victims who must be believed as part of the #MeToo movement. “There’s a very significant ... Read More
Earlier today, freshly minted Atlantic writer Jemele Hill published a piece that broke new ground in the Brett Kavanaugh debate. She revealed that, in her experience, black men were more sympathetic to Kavanaugh than she anticipated: On Tuesday night, I was in an auditorium with 100 black men in the city of ... Read More
When the history of the 2018 midterms is written, there will be a chapter on missed opportunities for Democrats. Some may wonder if they should have spent so much money supporting Beto O’Rourke in Texas, or whether Heidi Heitkamp was doomed from the start in North Dakota. One painful question for progressives ... Read More
The media’s treatment of Texas Democratic candidate Beto O’Rourke wasn’t the most egregiously unfair coverage of the past year -- that would be the treatment of Brett Kavanaugh -- but it ranks among 2018’s most annoying. The endless glowing profiles of O’Rourke in every publication from Vanity Fair to ... Read More