Move Over Julia—Here Comes Linda!

(Steven Hayward) Anyone remember the Obama Administration’s lugubrious “Life of Julia” slide show video, promoting their…

Phony Issues? Americans Don’t Think So

(John Hinderaker) Worried about the Virginia governor’s race, Barack Obama says that concerns over Critical Race…

Garland’s memo, interpreted most favorably to him, sought to intimidate parents

(Paul Mirengoff) Throughout his testimony yesterday, Attorney General Garland insisted that his memo regarding the federal…

Tom Cotton tears into Merrick Garland

(Paul Mirengoff) Attorney General Merrick Garland appeared before the Senate Judiciary Committee today. I didn’t watch…

Before there was Rosa Parks, there was Claudette Colvin

(Paul Mirengoff) In March 1955, nine months before Rosa Parks was arrested for refusing to give…

Enter Sandmann

(John Hinderaker) Nick Sandmann is the kid who was smeared by CNN, the Washington Post, and…

Judge releases repentant Jan. 6 protester, tells him not to watch political TV

(Paul Mirengoff) Thomas Sibick was one of the protesters who stormed the Capitol on January 6.…

Memo to Diversicrats: Here’s Some “Equity” for You

(Steven Hayward) News just out from Charlotte, North Carolina: Former hospital executive wins a $10 million…

The case for Terry McAuliffe

(Scott Johnson) President Biden spoke on behalf of Terry McAuliffe in the Virginia gubernatorial race yesterday.…

The madness of King Joe

(Scott Johnson) Democratic orthodoxy is inconsistent with the preservation of the United States or even of…

Call me Ishmale

(Scott Johnson) The cultural transformation of the United States proceeds at an astonishing pace. It is…

Podcast: The Three (No) Whisky Happy Hour—Gonzo Beach Edition

(Steven Hayward) Unfortunately we weren’t able to fix up the usual online recording session for this…

Obama wishes culture war issues would just go away

(Paul Mirengoff) Campaigning in Virginia for Terry McAuliffe this weekend, Barack Obama said this to supporters:…

McAuliffe Doubles Down

(John Hinderaker) In the last days of the Virginia gubernatorial campaign, Terry McAuliffe is not backing…

The Enemies We Make

(John Hinderaker) I am proud of the friends we at Power Line have made over the…

Poll shows education is winning issue for Republicans

(Paul Mirengoff) That’s the view of liberal Washington Post opinion writer James Hohmann. He bases this…

Our woke Fed

(Paul Mirengoff) Americans are worried about rising inflation, and a recent survey found that 60 percent…

Our Scientific Overlords

(Steven Hayward) • Headline, from Nature magazine this week: Money quote: “Politicians who are not trained…

Bordering on insanity

(Scott Johnson) The Biden administration has reversed Trump administration border enforcement policies and essentially erased our…

Getting minds right at Yale: Trent Colbert speaks

(Scott Johnson) Trent Colbert is the self-possessed second-year student behind the exposure of the diversity regime…

Feel Good Story of the Day

(Steven Hayward) Headlines like this from today’s Wall Street Journal make me smile and rush off…

Baseball is no morality play, and certainly not a woke-left one

(Paul Mirengoff) The Washington Post keeps getting worse, and that’s true of all its main sections…

Loose Ends (141)

(Steven Hayward) • So the latest lie the Bidenauts want us to swallow is that a…

Bowdler Works For the Washington Post

(John Hinderaker) This, via Stephen Green, is pretty funny: “Let’s Go Brandon! Washington Post Issues the…

Enes Kanter blasts Red China again

(Paul Mirengoff) Enes Kanter, fresh off of ripping China for its oppression of Tibet, has now…

The Voters Are On to Merrick Garland

(John Hinderaker) Merrick Garland is hardly a household name, and to the extent that the press…

All Eyes on Virgina [with comment by Paul]

(Steven Hayward) News out of Washington today is that Democrats are “close” to a deal on…

The Washington Post’s selective outrage harassment of public officials

(Paul Mirengoff) As John discussed here, the National School Boards Association retracted and apologized for urging…

A salute to Judge Silberman

(Scott Johnson) The Antonin Scalia Law School’s Gray Center at George Mason University has honored Judge…

Sowell versus Obama

(Scott Johnson) At RealClearPolitics they like to pair columns with contrasting points of view, but they…

Kevin Roche speaks

(Scott Johnson) Gene Galin interviewed Kevin Roche for Chatham Journal last week. I have posted the…

Why is Biden so unpopular?

(Paul Mirengoff) Harry Enten, formerly of FiveThirtyEight and now of CNN, takes up the question. He…

Conspiracy at the Willard hotel, a fantasy

(Paul Mirengoff) A headline at the top of the Washington Post’s front page today informs us…

Facebook’s Political Maelstrom Exposed

(John Hinderaker) The Wall Street Journal has obtained internal Facebook documents that shed light on how…

Georgia Gets the Last Laugh

(John Hinderaker) Of all the despicable acts of woke capitalism, Major League Baseball’s yanking the All-Star…

The Geek in Pictures: No Energy in This Executive Edition

(Steven Hayward) When Alexander Hamilton wrote of “energy in the executive,” he could never have imagined…

Segregation Forever!

(John Hinderaker) “Segregation today, segregation tomorrow, segregation forever!” That was George Wallace’s battle cry when he…

Media Vapors Over “Let’s Go Brandon”

(Steven Hayward) The Washington Post‘s “fact checker” (use your best Austin Powers scare quotes pronunciation here)…

Tuning Biden out

(Scott Johnson) The Hill’s Joe Concha reports on the ratings for the CNN town hall with…

Getting minds right at Yale: Buckley Program edition

(Scott Johnson) The William F. Buckley, Jr. Program at Yale invited the Washington Free Beacon’s Aaron…

A Chaucerian interlude

(Scott Johnson) As an undergraduate I took two English courses on the poetry of Geoffrey Chaucer,…

Soros-backed Virginia prosecutor loses again

(Paul Mirengoff) Steve ( Do you know who I am?) Descano is the Soros-backed Fairfax County,…

Help wanted

(Scott Johnson) My favorite fast food spot is Zantigo on West Seventh Street at the southwest…

School Board Association Retracts “Domestic Terrorism” Letter

(John Hinderaker) We wrote here about the letter that the President and the Interim CEO of…

Lindsey Graham, “the Arlen Specter of the South,” strikes again

(Paul Mirengoff) Fifteen years ago (or so), I dubbed Lindsey Graham “the Arlen Specter of the…

High anxiety

(Scott Johnson) President Biden’s CNN town hall with Anderson Cooper in Baltimore this past Thursday night…

The Week in Pictures: Supply Chain Edition

(Steven Hayward) We are happy to report that we are not experiencing any supply chain issues…

Alec Baldwin’s Accident

(John Hinderaker) Today’ big news story is the fatal accident that occurred on the set of…

Biden at the Border

(John Hinderaker) Joe Biden is a habitual liar. One of the whoppers he told during his…

To the Left of Putin

(John Hinderaker) It isn’t easy to make Vladimir Putin look good, but the Democrats are giving…

Remembering Colin Powell

(Paul Mirengoff) Colin Powell’s death from the Wuhan coronavirus evoked dueling liberal mainstream media thoughts. On…