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Stephen Green

Stephen Green began blogging at VodkaPundit.com in early 2002, and has served as PJMedia's Denver editor since 2008. He's one of the hosts on PJTV, and one-third of PJTV's Trifecta team with Scott Ott and Bill Whittle. Steve lives with his wife and sons in the hills and woods of Monument, Colorado, where he enjoys the occasional lovely adult beverage.
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Is the ‘Age of America’ Really at an End?

Monday, April 25th, 2011 - by Stephen Green

By some reports, China's economy will surpass the U.S. in "purchasing parity" by 2016. Does this mean that the U.S. is on the way out as a superpower?

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Drunkblogging Obama’s Libya Speech

Monday, March 28th, 2011 - by Stephen Green

A time-limited, vermouth-limited overserved kinetic martini-action cocktail operation. (And don't miss the "Ten missing elements from Obama's speech.")

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Egypt Should Employ the ‘Turkish Solution’

Saturday, February 12th, 2011 - by Stephen Green

What ails Egypt isn't much different from what ailed nascent Turkey, ninety years ago.

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Senator Corker: Put a ‘Straightjacket’ on Federal Spending (PJM Exclusive)

Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 - by Stephen Green

Vodkapundit interviews the Tennessee senator regarding his proposed Commitment to Prosperity Act.

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Drunkblogging the State of the Union

Tuesday, January 25th, 2011 - by Stephen Green

President Obama makes his second State of the Union speech tonight. The Vodkapundit is ready — martinis in hand. (And for wall to wall live video coverage, check out PJTV, which is carrying both the SOTU and GOP responses live, as well as plenty of commentary, beginning at 5:00 PM Pacific/8:00 PM Eastern.)

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Drunkblogging Obama’s Iraq Speech

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010 - by Stephen Green

One way or another, Absolut Victory will be declared tonight.

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The Dark at the End of the Tunnel

Friday, July 23rd, 2010 - by Stephen Green

Wish the Gang of Four Democratic senators opposing the president the best of luck. Because we’re all going to need it.

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The DC Circular Firing Squad

Wednesday, July 14th, 2010 - by Stephen Green

Who in the White House do Democrats hate more than anyone else? Who in the White House do Republicans secretly love these days? Would you believe it’s the same person?

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Dave Weigel Exits the Washington Post, Stage Left

Friday, June 25th, 2010 - by Stephen Green

Hired from Reason magazine, once Weigel joined the Post, it was obvious he was no libertarian. His “progressive” tilt, and open hostility towards most anyone to the right of himself was quickly apparent. (Update: Related thoughts from Ed Driscoll.)

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Drunkblogging Obama’s Oval Office Address

Tuesday, June 15th, 2010 - by Stephen Green

Hard to believe, but President Obama's speech is being billed as his first Oval Office address to the nation. Vodkapundit's Stephen Green is ready — martinis in hand.

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The Second Grand Unification Theory of Sucking

Friday, June 11th, 2010 - by Stephen Green

Somehow, the Democrats grandfathered in every bad idea the Republicans promulgated under Bush, then asked themselves, “But how can we really make things bad?” Well, now we know.

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North vs. South Korea: How Bad Could a War Get?

Thursday, May 27th, 2010 - by Stephen Green

Good news, bad news, worse news, and downright scary news about the confrontation on the Korean penninsula.

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An Open Letter from the VodkaPundit

Wednesday, May 26th, 2010 - by Stephen Green

My conservative and libertarian brothers and sisters, why do we associate ourselves with a phrase that is historically icky and philosophically untenable? To millions, "states' rights" is also a convenient shorthand for "Jim Crow." We can and should do better.

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So Long, and Thanks for all the Drachmae

Tuesday, May 4th, 2010 - by Stephen Green

Europe ought to consider giving Greece a lovely parting gift. Thanks for coming over! But the hour's late, and after your $146 billion bailout, tomorrow's hangover promises to be quite a nasty one.

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Dear iPad: Vodkapundit in Love

Saturday, May 1st, 2010 - by Stephen Green

How Stephen Green, the Vodkapundit, fell in love between haircut and lunch.

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Can You Hear Me Now? Why Apple and Verizon Aren’t Speaking

Wednesday, April 28th, 2010 - by Stephen Green

Is there a feud between Apple and Verizon? Maybe Steve Jobs just likes keeping things simple.

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Handicapping the House Races in November (Part II)

Monday, April 19th, 2010 - by Stephen Green

The horse race continues: Vodkapundit looks at House races for November.

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Handicapping the House Races in November

Thursday, April 8th, 2010 - by Stephen Green

Vodkapundit explores who will be the strong horses and the weak ones in the fall election.

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Obama’s Nuclear Policy: What, Me Worry?

Tuesday, April 6th, 2010 - by Stephen Green

If you didn’t already question Obama’s judgment, now would be a good time to start. (And check out Ed Driscoll, also: "Our Postmodern President Tosses Ambiguity on the One Issue It Matters.")

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Keynesian Economics, Exposed; Godwin’s Law, Broken

Tuesday, March 16th, 2010 - by Stephen Green

Keynes legitimized fascism by giving liberal democracies license to tax, spend, and borrow in the name of political expedience.

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Health Care Reform Summit Live Blog

Thursday, February 25th, 2010 - by Stephen Green

Stephen Green adds his unique commentary to the proceedings. (Also read Roger Kimball "What Ronald Reagan has to say about today’s 'bipartisan' circus on health care")

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Liveblogging Tiger Woods’ Big Press Conference

Friday, February 19th, 2010 - by Stephen Green

It's a bit too early in the morning for drunkblogging, but the Vodkapundit is still following the golfer's return to the national spotlight.

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The Obama Era: What a Short, Strange Trip It’s Been

Thursday, February 11th, 2010 - by Stephen Green

As schizophrenic as the times we're living in can seem, try not to get whiplash between now and November.

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Drunkblogging the State of the Union

Wednesday, January 27th, 2010 - by Stephen Green

President Obama makes his first State of the Union speech tonight. Vodkapundit's Stephen Green is ready — martinis in hand. (See also Richard Fernandez: "The State of the Union Speech")

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Drunkblogging Obama’s Afghanistan Speech

Tuesday, December 1st, 2009 - by Stephen Green

Join VodkaPundit's Stephen Green as the president raises his glass to the troops and sends 30,000 more of them to Afghanistan.

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