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And That’s Putting It Gently

A recent Weekly Standard piece by Daniel Halper highlights the euphemistic manner in which journalists (true journalists, not the stenographers in the Drive-By media) and pundits (true pundits, not the Beal-esque psychotics we see on MSNBC) present even the harshest … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Opportunist

President Barack Obama has been an absolute no-show on the issue of Syria and if you were holding your breath in anticipation of White House action, you’ve probably blacked out by now. In 2011, the administration was fist-pumping over the … Continue reading

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Making the Good an Enemy of the Perfect

This article appeared on another site not long ago, but I’m not sure many people read it and because it is one of the best articles I’ve ever written, I am compelled to repost it as an object lesson. Call … Continue reading

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