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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

A Downright Mean Job

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Corner (National Review Online)
Friday, August 13, 2010

Yesterday, the New York Times had a puff piece on the “exhausting” nature of White House work, pegged to the recent wave of administration departures. The list of grievances: the grueling 12-hour days, the burden of dealing with an inherited recession, two wars, etc...

Analysis and Commentary

Bean-Counters and Baloney

by Thomas Sowellvia Creators Syndicate
Friday, August 13, 2010

Two New York Times sport writers have discovered that baseball coaches from minority groups are found more often coaching at first base than at third base...This may seem to be just another passing piece of silliness. But it is part of a more general bean-counting mentality that turns statistical differences into grievances...

Analysis and Commentary

Obama: Fighting the Yuppie Factor

by Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review Online
Friday, August 13, 2010

From the price of arugula to vacations in Marbella, the Obamas are the perfect yuppie couple...

Analysis and Commentary

The Weeping, Wailing, and Gnashing of Teeth

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Works and Days
Thursday, August 12, 2010

The usual rush to the exits from a sinking administration is now ongoing. The only difference this cycle is that...we are now told by the New York Times that the Obama parachutists are burned out and “exhausted,” from “blackberrying” all day long...

Analysis and Commentary

Where Are We Now, Three Years After the Onset of the Crsis?

by John B. Taylorvia Economics One
Thursday, August 12, 2010

This week marks the third anniversary of the flare up of the financial crisis in August 2007...We are now going into the fourth year of “crisis-recession-fizzled recovery” and for several reasons the outlook is bleak unless policy is changed as I had the chance to explain...

Analysis and Commentary

Germany and the Real 9/11 Mosque

by Josef Joffevia Wall Street Journal
Thursday, August 12, 2010

Mohamed Atta's former haunt was certainly a hub for terrorists, but keeping it open and under surveillance would have been the wiser course...

Interviews
Interviews

David Boze Show

with Fouad Ajamivia KTTH
Thursday, August 12, 2010

“The Obsolescence of Barack Obama” Dr. Fouad Ajami is a professor at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies and a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution

Interviews

Secure Freedom Radio with Frank Gaffney

with Fouad Ajamivia Secure Freedom Radio
Thursday, August 12, 2010

Today on Secure Freedom Radio with Frank Gaffney, Frank opens up with commentary about the promotion of Islam from the White House in recent press statements...

Interviews

Opinion Shop

with Joseph D. McNamaravia Opinion Shop (San Francisco Chronicle)
Thursday, August 12, 2010

Two police chiefs -- former San Jose Police Chief Joseph McNamara and Pleasant Hill Police Chief Pete Dunbar -- faced off over legalizing marijuana in California in a Thursday webinar...

Interviews

Libertarian Legend Thomas Sowell on Property Rights

with Thomas Sowellvia FOX Business
Thursday, August 12, 2010

"Dismantling Amercia" author Thomas Sowell on where property rights bump up against the government's interest in intruding upon individuals' private property...

Interviews

KSFO Morning Show

with Thomas Sowellvia KSFO
Thursday, August 12, 2010
Interviews

The Taylor Rule

with John B. Taylorvia Business News Network
Thursday, August 12, 2010

BNN speaks to John Taylor, professor of economics, Stanford University, and senior fellow in economics at the Hoover Institution. He's the creator of the "Taylor Rule," a well-known economic model for monetary policy...

In the News
In the News

America, If We Want Peace, We Must Prepare for War...Now

with Edwin Meese IIIvia FoxNews.com
Thursday, August 12, 2010
In the News

Is Congress subsidizing slackers?

with Keith Hennesseyvia Washington Post
Thursday, August 12, 2010
In the News

Ruing Exile, Russian Says He’s No Spy

with Michael McFaul, Condoleezza Ricevia New York Times
Thursday, August 12, 2010
In the News

Win Wars? Today’s Generals Must Also Politick and Do P.R.

with Kori Schakevia New York Times
Thursday, August 12, 2010