Category Archives: November 2009

We Ain’t Seen Nothin’ Yet

by Victor Davis Hanson

Tribune Media Services

When it comes to the problems facing this country, an old slogan comes to mind: “You Ain’t Seen Nothin’ Yet.” Read more →

Candid Camera Moments

by Victor Davis Hanson

NRO’s The Corner

There are a number of isolated incidents that, in the great scheme of things, should be seen as rather trivial. But they are gaining symbolic importance, which is working against President Obama. Read more →

Bowing, Dithering and Trashing America

by Victor Davis Hanson

NRO’s The Corner

When Reality Catches up to Rhetoric

The growing problem for the Obama administration is that the public has finally caught on that the president’s tough rhetoric and soaring oratory don’t match reality. Read more →

A Manifest Disaster

by Victor Davis Hanson

NRO’s The Corner

Two points about the strange decision to bring the 9/11 terrorists to New York:  Read more →

Why the Liberal Anger Over the Asian Tour?

by Victor Davis Hanson

NRO’s The Corner

There is a surprising amount of liberal discomfort, here and abroad, with the underwhelming nature of President Obama’s Asian tour. Read more →

Thanks to the Forgotten Part-time Teacher

by Victor Davis Hanson

NRO’s The Corner

Last week within about an hour, I got a form email from a UC administrator deploring California’s cuts to higher education, asking for money, and pleading for support for the university — even as YouTube was airing the UCLA student protests over tuition hikes. Read more →

The New War against Reason

by Victor Davis Hanson

National Review Online

Barack Obama promised us not only transparency, but also a new respect for science. In soothing tones, he asserted that his administration was “restoring scientific integrity to government decision-making.” Read more →

Where Has the Thrill Gone?

by Victor Davis Hanson

PJ Media

The Harder They Fall?

Who appointed over 40 ambassadors on the sole basis of campaign contributions, or has as many lobbyists in government as did any President in memory? Read more →

Lethal Weapon: Islamist Perfidy or Western Naivety?

by Raymond Ibrahim

PJ Media

In a blog entry for Islamist Watch, David J. Rusin shows how the word “jihad” continues to be euphemized in the West. Read more →

Circling Sharks Smell American Blood

by Victor Davis Hanson

Tribune Media Services

On his recent trip to Asia, President Obama found China, Japan and South Korea — like many nations these days — in no mood to hear more American lectures. Read more →