Archive for September 3rd, 2008

Does anyone remember the philosophical differences between the political parties? It’s not a bad idea for the GOP to use its convention as a reminder. Which Fred Thompson did last night. Thompson – who ran for president this year and failed — described presumptive Republican nominee John McCain’s service to his country and laid into […]


Barney Frank, the gay Massachusetts congressman who faced a scandal, and a remprimand, 18 years ago for using his public powers to help his male prostitute boyfriend, is the first Democrat to say that Sarah Palin’s personal life should be part of the campaign conversation. “Apparently she’s a great favorite with the conservative social movement,” […]