Who Do You Believe:  Kerry or Clapper?

Good news, everybody! We’re safer today than ever before.  And by “ever before” I mean anytime since the beginning of time. So relax. Breathe easy. Terrorism isn’t as big a deal as you foolisRead Post

My Interview with a Putin Critic Shot Dead Near the Kremlin

In the fall of 2013, I went to Russia to report a story on the Sochi Olympics for the HBO program Real Sports. After visiting Sochi, I went to Moscow Read Post

You Cannot Defeat An Enemy You Do Not Admit Exists

Speaking at the White House conference on “Countering Violent Extremism,” President Obama tried to explain his refusal to make any connections betRead Post

At the Crossroads of Religion and Politics: Republicans, Proceed With Caution

In his new book, Believer, political guru David Axelrod tells us that when his pal Barack Obama was running for president in 2008 he lied, for politicRead Post

The Man Who Wanted to be Walter Cronkite … and Jay Leno

Brian Williams may just now be finding out the high cost of making things up, but the seeds of his fall from anchorman grace were sown a long time agoRead Post

Mr. Obama’s History Lesson

Even though the “Big Three” Broadcast networks didn’t cover it, by now most of us know that in a speech at the National Prayer Breakfast last weRead Post

Blood in the Water, Sharks Circling … and Brian Williams

Try to imagine that Letterman or Kimmel or Fallon asks me to be a guest on their late night show and the first question is: “What did you do before Read Post

Measles … and the Need for Republicans to Man Up!

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is reporting more than 100 confirmed cases of measles spread across 14 states, an outbreak that began aRead Post

There is no question about whether President Obama — along with Secretary of State John Kerry Read Post

Last week, John Kerry seemed to be auditioning for the role of Dr. Pangloss. Despite jihadi violenceRead Post

Only a couple of months have gone by in this sparkling new 2015, and hopefully this breaking-in periRead Post

Why the Small Stuff Will Matter With Scott Walker

Likely Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker has been getting a lot of attention lately. MuRead Post

The United Nations has just issued a new report documenting "widespread human rights violations&Read Post

Regarding Islamic violence — the greatest world evil since Nazism and Communism — the prRead Post

Back in 1987, this writer was invited by friends to advise them on a press conference they had calleRead Post

Obama Goes Bananas

Remember that scene in “Bananas,” the early  Woody Allen movie, where the dictator of aRead Post

Rudy Giuliani Throws GOP Into Tailspin; So Says Media

When former New York mayor and presidential candidate Rudy Giuliani told a crowd earlier this week tRead Post

What’s it going to take for the world to rid the planet of ISIL?

What’s It Going To Take? What’s it going to take for the world to come together and rid the planRead Post

If the sadists of ISIS are seeking — with their mass executions, child rapes, immolations, andRead Post