Category Archives: Contributors

Trump’s Candidacy a Mix of Richard Pryor and the Twilight Zone

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I had a good laugh the other day when a regular visitor to this website wrote that Donald Trump’s campaign conduct reminds her of six-year-old Anthony Fremont from the classic Twilight Zone episode, “It’s a Good Life.” The comparison was dead-on. For those of you who’ve never seen the episode (or its remade version in…

Please raise your hand if…

“Mr. Trump, did you invite the Clintons to your wedding as a prank, so they would be forced to watch Rosie O’Donnell eat?” If I recall correctly, that is one question the Fox News panel, Rupert Murdoch’s hit squad, failed to ask their favorite target at the first GOP presidential debate last week. The Clintons…

Taking Down The Donald

If his Republican opponents will not take down Donald Trump, Fox News will not only show them how it is done. Fox News will do the job for them. That is the message that came out loud and clear from last Thursday’s debate in Cleveland, which was viewed by the largest cable audience ever to…

Responses to the President’s Arguments for the Nuclear Deal

At American University last week, President Barack Obama gave a vigorous defense of the Iran nuclear agreement. In the belief that every student who was present — indeed, all Americans — should hear the other side, here are responses to claims the president made. (For the information of my readers, I made a Prager University…

Whither the ‘Moderate’ Democrats?

This week's focus has understandably been on the crowded Republican field, which is surely about to become less crowded. As the winnowing continues, it is very possible that the party will be represented next year by a moderate like Jeb Bush or John Kasich, or by a doctrinaire conservative such as Ted Cruz. But there…