Slander on Townhall

Katie Kieffer - Mon Jul 25

When arch rivals like the Chicago Bears and the Green Bay Packers go head-to-head, anything is fair game. Except cheating. Winning is the end-goal, but neither team will knowingly jeopardize its NFL standing. ... more

J.D. Thorpe - Wed Jun 22

The "N" word is a deplorable utterance that has elucidated the ignorance of a certain demographic in our country for many decades. ... more

Katie Kieffer - Mon Jun 13

If Steve Jobs’ name were Lindsay Lohan and he were looking for work starring as the wife of John Gotti Jr. in a mobster film, confrontation with the law would be the best thing that ever happened to Apple. ... more

Bob Beauprez - Mon Jun 13

Nowhere is the strike zone more generous than in politics where slander and character assassination is expected. However, the new chairman of the Democratic National Committee is getting pounded for creating a new low standard. ... more

Carrie Lukas - Tue May 31

It's clear that the idea of civility is applied selectively. The double standard was made clear again last week when Ed Schultz called conservative radio host Laura Ingraham a "slut". ... more

AP News - Tue May 17

Hugh Hewitt - Wed Apr 6

House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan's fiscal blueprint for 2012 and beyond has rightly been hailed as an enormously important development in the budget wars. ... more

Caroline Glick - Mon Apr 4

Richard Goldstone’s repudiation of the eponymous blood libel he authored last year provides a number of lessons about the nature of the political war against the Jewish state and how we must act if we are to defeat it. Learning these lessons is an urgent task as we approach the next phase of the war to delegitimize us. ... more

Diana West - Fri Mar 11

We don't know the impact of Rep. Peter King's hearings into Islamic "radicalization," but already we need a cheat sheet to debunk the disinformation and slander heaped upon Peter King. ... more

David Limbaugh - Tue Mar 8

The Alinskyite left is not content with cramming its legislative agenda down the American people's throats. Next stop: the Supreme Court. ... more

Kevin McCullough - Sun Feb 13

The results of the CPAC straw poll demonstrate the bizarre nature and overall oddity of this year's gathering of "conservatives." ... more

Jonah Goldberg - Fri Feb 4

Over the last decade or so, as the giants of the founding generation of modern American conservatism have died, each has been rehabilitated into a gentleman-statesman of a bygone era of conservative decency and open-mindedness. ... more

Ken Connor - Sun Jan 16

Fueled by the relentless nature of the 24-hour cable news cycle and the modern impulse to derive a sociological lesson from even the most inexplicable and senseless acts of violence, there is already talk of a need for laws regulating the use of "inflammatory" imagery and rhetoric. ... more

Mona Charen - Tue Jan 11

Widespread deinstitutionalization of the mentally ill, along with laws that require a showing of dangerousness before a person can be involuntarily subjected to treatment, make it exceedingly difficult to stop a crazed gunman before his murderous spree. ... more

Ben Shapiro - Wed Dec 22

Too bad Obama thinks the best person for the job of secretary of defense is a bisexual, drug-addled talentless Auto-Tune creation with a relentlessly annoying fan base. That's right -- Lady Gaga is the de facto secretary of defense. ... more

Matt Barber - Tue Dec 21

Sometimes the most effective way to deal with a bully is to simply pop him in the chops. While it may not shut him up entirely, it usually gives him pause before he resumes flapping his toxic jaws. It also has the effect of showing the other kids in the schoolyard that they have nothing to fear. Though the bully struts about projecting the tough-guy image, he's typically the most insecure pansy on the block. ... more

Ann Coulter - Wed Dec 15

First of all, I feel so much more confident that the TSA's nude photos of airline passengers will never be released now that I know the government couldn't even prevent half a million classified national security documents from being posted on WikiLeaks. ... more

Hugh Hewitt - Thu Aug 6

President Obama's decision to unleash his operatives at the DNC, surrogates like Barbara Boxer, and his staff like Linda Douglas to slander and attempt to intimidate opponents of Obamacare not only has badly backfired, it has opened another front the president now finds himself fighting on. ... more

Nathan Tabor - Thu Oct 2

A generation ago, comedian Chevy Chase made a name for himself through a series of pratfalls he took as a character who might best be described as the Klutz-in-Chief. ... more