The Corner

Just Wait for the Second

An e-mail:

Has anyone ever won the Peace prize twice?  (Of course if they did it might indicate the first was premature).

I seems to me that the Nobel committee could simply be setting Obama up for getting the award twice. It may have been their intention all along, but maybe they are now worried that they will have to give him both within the next four years.

Most Popular


Betsy DeVos Strikes a Blow for the Constitution

The Department of Education has issued its long-awaited proposed regulations reforming sexual-assault adjudications on college campus. Not only will these rules restore basic due process and fairness to college tribunals, but they also — given how basic the changes are — highlight just how ridiculous ... Read More
Politics & Policy

ABC News Makes a Serious Mistake

Today, across Twitter, I began to see a number of people condemning the Trump administration (and Betsy DeVos, specifically) for imposing a new definition of sexual assault on campus so strict that it would force women to prove that they were so harassed that they'd been chased off campus and couldn't return. ... Read More