If you’re returning from vacation, we’re glad to have you back! Check around and you’ll see we’re already in 2010 progress . . . Ed Whelan on the Prop 8 show trial in California . . . Andy McCarthy on the detainee scandal . . . Bob Costa talks to Jim Woolsey about the CIA & Mutallab . . . Conrad Black on Obama’s “awful” first year . . . Jay Nordlinger files his first Impromptus of the year . . . and more . . . plus: Steyn from the weekend. Krauthammer from Friday. Catch up on anything you might have missed here. There was and is more, but that’s a start at catching up.
Vaping is supposed to be a form of harm reduction, that is, allow nicotine addicts to have access to the drug without the harmful tars and chemicals in cigarettes that cause cancer, heart disease, and other maladies. Last year, the Journal of the American Heart Association published a study finding that vaping ... Read More
On the menu today: Robert Reich and other Democrats yearn for a post-Trump “Truth and Reconciliation Commission”; a Republican pollster lays out why he thinks Trump has a much better chance to win reelection than the conventional wisdom suggests; and a pair of very special announcements. Democrats ... Read More
This weekend, the president attended a charismatic church service in Las Vegas during which the preacher prophesied that he would win a second term. Denise Goulet, the leader of the church, supposedly had a dream in which she was informed by God that Mr. Trump is getting a “second wind” that will carry him to ... Read More
Looking at the national polls, some conclude that the 2020 presidential election is over. But candidates -- historically usually Republicans -- have been known to make up a lot of ground in the final weeks or outperform their final polls. See Gerald Ford in 1976, George H. W. Bush in 1992, and Bob Dole in ... Read More
Senator Ron Johnson (R., Wis.) has sent a letter to FBI director Christopher Wray asking him to clarify whether the agency possesses documents from the laptop of Hunter Biden, Fox News reported on Sunday. The request comes after the New York Post revealed various emails written by or sent to Hunter Biden, who ... Read More
Perhaps Democrats’ deep-rooted distrust of President Trump was destined to spread to every part of the executive branch. This morning, in an interview with George Stephanopoulos of ABC News, New York governor Andrew Cuomo contended that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and Centers for Disease Control and ... Read More