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BREAKING: American Al-Qaeda Terrorist Arrested in Pakistan (Updated)

Sunday, March 7th, 2010 - by Roger Kimball

But where, I wonder, will Eric Holder propose trying this disgusting person?
Update: Hold the champagne?

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Who Says the Obama Administration Isn’t Transparent?

Saturday, March 6th, 2010 - by Roger Kimball

As transparent as a bottle of Genco Olive Oil.

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The Al Gore Comedy Hour

Sunday, February 28th, 2010 - by Roger Kimball

The former VP's op-ed on climate change in today's New York Times is proof that he's clearly bonkers.

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‘The President’s Plan’: All You Need to Know

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010 - by Roger Kimball

ObamaCare and the rest of the nanny state, coming at you at Rahm-ing speed.

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Obamaville: The Next Kettle for the Tea Party?

Tuesday, February 16th, 2010 - by Roger Kimball

The printer who gets the concession for making signs announcing your entry into Obamaville is going to do very well indeed.

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The IRS: Sadists Who Were Trying to Be Nice

Monday, February 8th, 2010 - by Roger Kimball

A modest proposal to end our long-form 1040 nightmare.
(And check out "Obama: 'never missing an opportunity to miss an opportunity," also from Roger.)

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Why Is Sarah Palin Smiling?

Sunday, February 7th, 2010 - by Roger Kimball

When will the left-wing commentariat notice that the winds of opinion have changed decisively against them?

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Objectivism and Its Discontents

Saturday, February 6th, 2010 - by Roger Kimball

Roger Kimball on Ayn Rand, Whittaker Chambers, and Theodore Dalrymple.
(And click here to watch Mark Hemingway's interview with Rand biographer Jennifer Burns at PJTV.)

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A New Contract with America

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010 - by Roger Kimball

“It’ll never happen,” you say? But then, Scott Brown was unknown to much of the country at the start of year, as well.

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How Stupid Do They Think We Are?

Sunday, January 24th, 2010 - by Roger Kimball

No wonder Scott Brown is going to Washington.

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Obama Gets It Right

Wednesday, January 20th, 2010 - by Roger Kimball

The Massachusetts Senate race really was a referendum on the president's agenda. (See also Ron Radosh: "The Lessons of the Brown Victory: Will Obama Learn Them?")

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Can Scott Brown Pull It Off in Massachusetts?

Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 - by Roger Kimball

The fact that it is impossible to say should have Martha Coakley very worried.

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Self-Surrender at the Met: A Chapter from the Annals of Dhimmitude

Monday, January 11th, 2010 - by Roger Kimball

Suffering from a case of "jihad jitters," the Metropolitan Museum of Art pulls images of Mohammed from its Islamic collection.

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Obama’s Broken C-SPAN Promise: A ‘Read My Lips’ Moment?

Sunday, January 10th, 2010 - by Roger Kimball

The only thing “transparent” about this administration is its dishonesty,

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Thoughts on the Right to Offend

Tuesday, January 5th, 2010 - by Roger Kimball

Freedom of expression can only thrive in a free society in which the right to offend is cherished.

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Obama’s ‘Sweetly Scented Cashmere Afghan’

Monday, January 4th, 2010 - by Roger Kimball

We're in for a period of "security theater" because the president does not understand the nature of the enemy we face.

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The Reid Bill: Coercive, Unconstitutional

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2009 - by Roger Kimball

Senator Jim DeMint proposes a vote tomorrow, claiming the Reid bill is unconstitutional. He's right.

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The Historic Health Care Capitulation

Sunday, December 20th, 2009 - by Roger Kimball

Mitch McConnell got it right: “The history that’s being made here is the ignoring of the will of the American people.”

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How Do You Spell ‘Chutzpah’?

Thursday, December 17th, 2009 - by Roger Kimball

Here's a hint — it begins with an "O."

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Anatomy of an Apocalypse, or: Al Gore Flunks Logic (and the Polygraph)

Thursday, December 10th, 2009 - by Roger Kimball

One of the curious features of megalomania is an inability to appreciate the disruptive force of countermanding facts.

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Gratitude and the Retribalization of the World

Thursday, November 26th, 2009 - by Roger Kimball

Americans would do well to remember that the world tomorrow will not necessarily resemble the world today.

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Fort Hood, KSM, and Obama’s 9/10 Mentality

Saturday, November 14th, 2009 - by Roger Kimball

This administration is devoted to transforming the jihadist war against the West into a civilian conflict.

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House Health Care Bill Passes: A Small Step for Nancy Pelosi, a Giant Leap For Despotism

Sunday, November 8th, 2009 - by Roger Kimball

Late Saturday night, those who would be your masters in Washington took another step toward usurping one-sixth of the U.S. economy and arrogating to themselves control over your medical care.

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Was It Really Hoffman’s Conservatism That Did Him In?

Thursday, November 5th, 2009 - by Roger Kimball

What actually happened after super-RINO Dede Scozzafava crashed and burned in NY-23?

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National Sovereignty, Climate Mysticism, and You

Wednesday, October 21st, 2009 - by Roger Kimball

The upcoming Copenhagen climate treaty will have rich countries compensate poor countries because the rich have allegedly done more to insult the environment. Will Obama sign it?

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