One and Done

One and Done

John McCain is on the ropes. He needs another “game changer” to win the election—something as bold and unexpected as the Sarah Palin pick. Here it is.

Tradeoffs? What tradeoffs?

Campbell Brown at CNN thinks the candidates need to be more forthcoming about how they’d pare back federal spending, now that we’ve plunked down $850 billion on the bailout. “Cut

Throwing in the Towel?

Is Charles Krauthammer calling it for Obama? Sure sounds like it: Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. famously said of Franklin Roosevelt that he had a “second-class intellect, but a first-class temperament.”

Irony alert

Irony alert

Israeli astronaut Ilan Ramon’s diary was recovered from the wreckage of the Space Shuttle Columbia in a town called Palestine.

My greatest fear about McCain…

…as a Republican nominee for President was always that I thought he would say something outlandish and stupid that would cost him the election. I never really thought it would

In Obama We Trust

The current election, like all elections, is about myths. Arguably the most prominent myth, and the one that legions of potential voters help perpetuate, is that Obama will bring tremendous