By Salena Zito ERIE – If you wanted to find a place on a United States map that showed the heart of the Rust Belt, this would be it. Its business of manufacturing things has seen better days. Voters here, and in sister cities from eastern Pennsylvania to the state of Indiana, likely will decide […]
I know it’s probably an old cartoon, but it has been updated recently, and provides a somewhat wry comment on The State of The Union Address. This version was updated by Steve Quayle recently, and has been doing the rounds of the email circuit.
I saw the successful launch of the Israeli “Arrow Missile” on TV this evening. It’s supposed to knock down Iranian Missiles that are on their way to wipe us off the map. The second news item was about the pressure, demands, and restraints that the Obama White House is putting on Israel. I joined the […]
Donald Douglas. First Lady Michelle Obama volunteered at a D.C. food bank on Wednesday sporting $540 Lanvin sneakers: Red State has the story, “Michelle Antoinette and the Don’t-Go-To-The-Mall Administration:” It goes without saying that a Republican First Lady who showed up at a food bank during a recession wearing $540 sneakers would never hear the […]
Andrew Bolt Former Australian foreign minister Alexander Downer is alarmed by China’s warning that America is borrowing too much to “rescue” its economy: (The Obama administration is) adding to America’s already huge debts trillions of dollars of additional debt. The worry is, where are they going to get the money from? The answer: China… The […]
Edward Cline The nation – indeed, the world – is waking up to the idea that ideas have consequences. One idea is that sacrificing is not a life-enhancing option and will lead to misery or death. Another is that the heedless policy of a spendthrift is not a rational course of action. Another is that […]
Newt Gingrich I’m beginning this week by doing something I don’t usually do: thanking the New York Times. Last week, this was the Times headline over a story about President Obama’s budget: “A Bold Plan Sweeps Away Reagan Ideas” And so I want to thank the New York Times for portraying the Obama budget for […]