The weeks following any years Oscars are a home film festival at our house, an attempt to evaluate which movies were snubbed on the big night, and which were overpraised.
First of all, best of luck. If you are successful, it will be your job to dig the United States out of the eight-year abyss of the Obama presidency. This will take courage, vision, hard work and resiliency.
Those of us who were Chris Kyle's neighbors are looking for a lot from the trial of his killer.
The electricity fairly crackles.
This is a natural visceral reaction when the bigotries of the left are laid bare to the bright light of American virtue.
A seemingly simple question actually carries some complexity. As our enemies shout gleefully to their God as they kill the infidels among us, the easy conclusion is that America has been in a religious war since 9/11, and perhaps longer.
Lets start with the easy part: No one should be killed for publishing controversial content. Any religious urge to do so is cut from the worst human cloth. It is not just an American, or even a Western human value to defend satirists against death threats, it is a requirement of basic human decency.
Both gifts were made possible by the sad spectacle of capitulation a colossal give-up on the principles that make America great or did for a while.
It is a pack of lies and misrepresentations. It is dishonest to the core and makes little effort to seem otherwise.
Like most people across the political spectrum, I approach the Eric Garner arrest video with the requisite amount of dread.
When the Barack Obamas and Eric Holders of the world step out to tell us we have much work to do on race, they are right. But the racial progress we need to make is nothing like what they envision
I trust we have established that the Reagan and Bush 41 immigration adjustments were vastly different than what President Obama has foisted upon us.
If I had family or friends anywhere near Ferguson, Missouri, I would offer two layers of advice.
From the Senate to the House to the broad vista of the states, the adrenaline of conservative victory is flowing mightily.
There is something uniquely jarring about a display of selfish insolence from someone who is so praiseworthy in other respects. Maddening traits usually come from maddening people, as their true character surfaces.
I should begin by offering praise to two gentlemen I am asking to stay out of the 2016 Republican presidential race.
As tensions grow between factions with different levels of concern over Ebola, a buzz-phrase has arisen: Ebola has no political preferences.
Reading the bio alongside Steven Buccis Daily Signal piece on the Ebola-inspired Liberia travel ban made me want to meet him and shake his hand.
Welcome to Dallas, where we begin the week wondering whether our Ebola Patient Zero will die, and whether others among our neighbors will then follow due to various failures in systems that should keep us safe.
It seems hard to imagine that there is a more important question than the effect Charlotte Clintons birth will have on the 2016 presidential race. But there is.
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