Blogs

  • Ariel Sharon, RIP

    Israel buried its great warrior today, and I will spend time with The New Republic's Yossi Klein Halevi and Commentary's Jonathan Tobin to discuss the former Israeli Prime Minister and general. Sharon's long absence from the public stage leave more than a few Americans unsure of his place in history,…

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  • The Immorality of Leaving Iraq and Afghanistan

    On every level and from every perspective — from pure national interest to the purely moral — the decision by the Obama administration and the Democratic Party to withdraw American troops from Iraq and Afghanistan is indefensible. Let's begin with Iraq. Here is how the front-page article in yesterday's edition…

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  • The Next Christie Interview

    Politico's Maggie Haberman lays out the questions that remain in the aftermath of the epic “Longest Day” press conference by Chris Christie last week. The two question she left out of an otherwise superb list is “When and how does he next engage with the press on this subject?” Of…

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  • Alert, Traffic Jam In New Jersey

    Alert, Traffic Jam In New Jersey

    A funny thing happened in New Jersey when the governor woke up and found himself in the middle of a month's old traffic scandal over a lane closure on a bridge from Gotham city to Ft. Lee. And would you believe it……..The media was all over this story like a…

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  • The NFL Draft And The GOP 2016 Nominating Rules

    The NFL Draft And The GOP 2016 Nominating Rules

    Stay with me on this one. The country's obsession with the NFL Draft has a lot to do with how you ought to think about the GIOP nominating process. My Monday Washington Examiner column continues my look at what the Republican National Committee is doing to reform the presidential nominating…

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  • Ray Kurzweil – Rebecca Costa

    Raymond “Ray” Kurzweil is an American author, inventor, futurist, and director of engineering at Google. Kurzweil was the principal inventor of the first CCD flat-bed scanner, the first omni-font optical character recognition, the first print-to-speech reading machine for the blind, the first text-to-speech synthesizer, the first music synthesizer capable of…

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