Jay Nordlinger is a great guy. He will tell you the magazine he edits is National Review, not the National Review. There is no "the" there.
You are overconfident regarding BHO's defeat. Perhaps every thinking American will vote against BHO. That's not enough; we need a majority.
Paul Ryan's spending plans still form the classic hockey-stick graph. Until that spending is flat, we have nothing about which to cheer.