Jonah Goldberg

Posted April 17, 2015

So far, of the declared candidates for president, the only one who voted for the Iraq War is the Democrat.

Posted April 15, 2015

In news only slightly more surprising than this morning's sunrise, Hillary Rodham Clinton announced she is running for president again.

Posted April 10, 2015

Are you in favor of the death penalty now?

Posted April 09, 2015

The first thing one needs to know about the nuclear deal with Iran is that it is not, in fact, a deal. You might be confused about this point, given that so many news outlets refers to a "deal" that doesn't exist.

Posted April 08, 2015

Rolling Stone screwed up.

Posted April 03, 2015

"It's the Jim Crow law of our time." That exact quote, or one very much like it, has come from the mouths of reporters, editorialists, activists, corporate CEOs and, of course, politicians, all because of Indiana's Religious Freedom and Restoration Act. (RFRA)

Posted April 01, 2015

The Indiana governor has managed to step on an impressive number of parts of his own anatomy recently and in the process gravely injured what was already a long-shot ambition to run for president in 2016.

Posted March 27, 2015

"I don't understand how Jews in America can be Democrats first and Jewish second and support Israel along the line of just following their president," vented Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) on Boston Herald Radio last week.

Posted March 25, 2015

White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough recently spoke to J Street, a left-wing organization that fancies itself the headquarters of the tough-love-for-Israel crowd.

Posted March 19, 2015

Starbucks is easy to make fun of on its best days, what with the pretentious names for everyday items, never mind the ridiculously high prices for those same everyday items. Even the cashiers have fancy monikers -- "barista."

Posted March 18, 2015

It has been an Iranian tradition since 1979 to end Friday prayers with chants of "Death to America!"

Posted March 13, 2015

Let us now make the case for Jeb skepticism.

Posted March 11, 2015

In the wake of Hillary Rodham Clinton's fairly disastrous press conference at the United Nations on Tuesday, there's only one conclusion shared by all parties: This was not how it was supposed to go.

Posted March 06, 2015

Historically, the Clintons have proved to be politically indestructible. To paraphrase the movie "Aliens," to truly destroy the Clinton Industrial Complex, you'd have to nuke it from orbit. It's the only way to be sure.

Posted March 03, 2015

Any chef will tell you that you need great ingredients to pull off a great meal. Less discussed but just as true: You need to cook the ingredients in the right order.

Posted February 27, 2015

Canaries are not very formidable birds, but they have their uses. For instance, coal miners learned over a century ago that when canaries gag and drop dead at the bottom of the cage, it's a sign that maybe there's something wrong with the air in the mine.

Posted February 25, 2015

Is Hillary Rodham Clinton a McDonald's Big Mac or a Chipotle burrito bowl? A can of Bud or a bottle of Blue Moon? JCPenney or J. Crew?"

Posted February 20, 2015

"Could this argument be any dumber?"

Posted February 17, 2015

I once asked my late father if he had any experiences with anti-Semitism. There weren't many.

Posted February 13, 2015

At an event in London on trade policy, Scott Walker was asked about evolution. "It's almost a tradition now," the moderator said, to ask "senior Republicans" if they are "comfortable with the idea of evolution."