It’s official: the Democratic Party gives up on the American Dream 9

I missed Donald Trump’s maiden State of the Union address last night.

I got home in time to hear glowing reviews from my wife and Fox News. Fox’s venerable Brit Hume said Mr. Trump “hit it out of the park.”

I also heard that for the first time ever at such a televised address, the opposition party refused to clap… More…


Imagine if this were George W. Bush. You can’t. 2



The anatomy of class 4

What a breath of fresh air.

In the midst of national pain, former President George W. Bush rose to the occasion. Speaking in Dallas at a memorial service for cops assassinated by a racist sniper, Mr. Bush calmed our frayed nerves.

He validated the human dignity of each of the fallen policemen, and the dignity of each of us.

He invoked sacred scripture … from a Christian Bible!

There was no moral preening or blaming. Just words of comfort and wisdom from a man of character and stature.

And class… More…


Donald Trump owes George W. Bush an apology 2

“He lied. He got us into the war with lies.”

Thus proclaimed Donald Trump in last night’s Republican debate in South Carolina, as he joined with Democrats who claimed that, “Bush lied and people died.” More…