I am so happy to see my good friend here in The Corner, expounding in his wonderful style. Jay Nordlinger’s range of interests is as broad as the horizon, and as sharp as a samurai sword. He speaks with authority, writing brilliantly about everything from golf to human rights, from politics to opera, from Albania to Obamania (or is it Obamamania?). If you have yet to get his big, 500-plus-page handsome hardcover collection ― Here, There & Everywhere ― which I know he will gladly inscribe for you, then do so today, at the NRO Book Store.
Attention, journalists of America: Time is running out! You have under three weeks left to publish your last batch of over-the-top pre-election puff pieces on Texas Democrat/cross-country liberal sensation/wing-and-a-prayer Senate candidate Beto O’Rourke! It is here that we must face the difficult truth: ... Read More
Way back in January, I went through the then-34 seats where a Republican incumbent was retiring and concluded that most were in deeply red districts and not likely to flip to Democrats. Pollsters and media organizations are less inclined to conduct surveys of House races, both because there’s less public ... Read More
Jasper, Ind. — It’s not easy to get out to Jasper. The closest airport, Louisville International, is in another state, and it’ll take an hour or two on a series of winding two-lane highways before you find yourself crossing the railroad tracks in the 15,000-person Indiana town. But that’s how Mike ... Read More