Category Archives: Columns

What Howard Cosell and Donald Trump Have in Common

In the late 1970s, TV Guide ran a poll to find out which sportscaster fans liked the most and which one they disliked the most. Howard Cosell finished first in both categories. Which brings us to Donald Trump, another loud, over-the-top, brash personality. According to the latest Quinnipiac University national poll, when Republicans were asked…

Can the GOP Deal With Iran?

Ten weeks before the first U.S.-Soviet summit ever held in Moscow, in May 1972, North Vietnam, with Soviet-supplied armor and artillery, crossed the DMZ in an all-out offensive to overrun the South. President Nixon responded with air and naval strikes on the North. Yet Nixon went to Moscow and signed the first strategic arms agreement…

The Left Sees Only White Evil

In the past week, two television reporters in Roanoke, Va. — Alison Parker and Adam Ward — were murdered by a black man who hated whites, and a white police officer in Houston — Darren Goforth — was murdered by a black man. Neither crime has been labeled a hate crime. And no mainstream media…

Obama Purges Republican Heroes

President Obama has decided to rename America’s highest mountain. Currently known as Mount McKinley, and situated in Alaska, it will henceforth be known as Denali. White House spokesman Josh Earnest said he hadn’t spoken with the President, so he doesn’t know how the name was picked. He speculated that Denali may have been the first…

Dis-Integrating America

PATRICK J. BUCHANAN FOR RELEASE: FRIDAY, AUGUST 28, 2015 Dis-Integrating America The Wednesday morning murders of 24-year-old Roanoke TV reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward, 27, were a racist atrocity, a hate crime. Were they not white, they would be alive today. Their killer, Vester L. Flanagan II, said as much in his farewell…