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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

The Many Enemies of George Bush

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Thursday, August 30, 2007

George Bush is not a very popular fellow...

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Presidential Race Returns to Protectionism, Mythic Reaganism

with Martin Anderson, Michael J. Boskin, Gary S. Beckervia Bloomberg
Thursday, August 30, 2007

At a union hall in Detroit packed with 800 members of the AFL-CIO and their families, Democratic presidential candidate and New York Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton promises to break the mold on trade...

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Media Showers

with Milton Friedmanvia Wall Street Journal
Thursday, August 30, 2007

Last month -- though it feels as if it were last year -- a large Snowman (depicted below) got to ask the Democratic presidential candidates a question about global warming...

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Did the 'Diana effect' really change the nation? Weren't we already confused and over-emotional?

with Niall Fergusonvia Guardian (UK)
Thursday, August 30, 2007

On holiday in Scotland, the Prince of Wales and his wife recently went to church...

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Letter: Abandon Iraq and Abandon the World

with Josef Joffevia Wall Street Journal
Wednesday, August 29, 2007

In his Aug. 27 editorial-page commentary "If Iraq Falls," Josef Joffe makes a compelling case that should not be lost on both sides of the congressional divide...

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A cultural success story

with Milton Friedmanvia Guardian (UK)
Wednesday, August 29, 2007

The Edinburgh festival is a huge hit every year - and this merits the recognition and the involvement of Britain's great cultural institutions...

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DeLong looks back

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Wednesday, August 29, 2007

Two wonderful posts by Brad DeLong, (here and here) on the economic changes of the last century...

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Study finds inequality in Texas education funding

with Education Nextvia Houston Business Journal (TX)
Wednesday, August 29, 2007

Spending differences over a 10-year period varied more among schools within individual Texas districts than from district to district, a new study has found...

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Dyson on climate

by Russell Robertsvia Cafe Hayek
Wednesday, August 29, 2007

Freeman Dyson joins the ranks of those who are skeptical about the global warming "crisis" (HT to Arnold at EconLog)...

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New Jersey’s Costly Immigrant Burden

with Milton Friedmanvia City Journal
Wednesday, August 29, 2007

It’s hard to imagine a politician with lousier timing than New Jersey governor Jon Corzine...