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The Komen Conflagration

Much of the American media have been overtaken by a cancerous rhetoric in recent days: It has been suggested that the Susan G. Komen Foundation, the breast-cancer charity, should be no more. In the eyes of many, such as National Organization for Women …

Mitt’s Anger Mismanagement

If Mitt Romney wants to win the Republican nomination for president this year — and he clearly does — he has one big hurdle to overcome, and it has to do with his anger. Or rather, the lack of it.
During the final debate before the Florida …

Perry, We Hardly Knew Thee

Back in December, when he was just one more Republican running for his party’s presidential nomination, Rick Perry condemned the Obama administration for its “war on religion.” Days later, Barack Obama’s loyal aide Valerie Jarre…

Santorum and the Pro-Choice Woman

I could begin this column with a quote from a post on the presidential election I saw on Craigslist this week, but it is so vicious — and violent — that I shall spare you. Mercifully, however, despite the savage activism by which the post w…

Santorum on Birth Control

‘Rick Santorum is coming for your birth control,” warns Salon.
“Rick Santorum Favors Making Birth Control Illegal,” writes blogger Doug Mataconis. Keep reading this post . . .

Rick Does Pander-less Populism

Americans are “looking for a president who believes in them,” Rick Santorum said on the first day (and probably close to every day) of his primary campaign for the Republican nomination for president.
It’s an all-American message that…

Click Here, You Man of the Year

Around here, you are the Man of the Year. America doesn’t have time for anything less.
You are concerned about the future of your country. You, like Sen. Marco Rubio — who has credited NR with helping him get to Washington — look arou…

Romney’s Clone Wars — and Ours

The funny thing about the 13 primary debates that the Republicans have held so far is that it has taken so many for us to learn anything. During his post-debate show last Thursday, Sean Hannity admitted to Mitt Romney that he hadn’t realized &#82…