Roger Kimball

democrats

The Democrats just made a huge mistake

March 23, 2020 3:55 pm

They are exploiting a national emergency for the grubbiest of partisan motives

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Panic among the pigeons

March 17, 2020 2:32 pm

Moral intoxication, like the physical variety, is regularly followed by a hangover

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Vintage Brooklyn: the wines of Red Hook

March 6, 2020 9:41 am

We tasted six or seven maturing wines straight from the barrel. It was a little like watching some young ballerinas

Super Tuesday’s real winner was Donald Trump

March 4, 2020 12:13 pm

Especially if Biden ends up picking Hillary as his running mate

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Biden wins the South Carolina puppy bowl

February 29, 2020 7:36 pm

Sleepy Joe gets a bagful of puppy treats and a new collar

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Donald Trump vs corona hysteria

February 28, 2020 12:20 pm

His critics are desperate for him to mishandle a crisis. So far he hasn’t

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Why Democrats should come together — and support Trump

February 17, 2020 1:57 pm

They can’t unite over Sanders or Bloomberg. They can save the country from the evils of factionalism

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Trump’s 2020 State of the Union address was nothing less than magnificent

February 4, 2020 11:36 pm

His major speeches will go down as among the most eloquent and important in the nation’s history

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The impeachment ‘sea change’ shows Trump can beat anyone in 2020

January 31, 2020 12:51 pm

The elitist narrative about Donald Trump has begun a process of mutation

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Donald at Davos: Trump teaches a lesson to the crybabies back home

January 21, 2020 12:51 pm

Cheerfulness is better than pouting

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Impeachment is now just another bludgeon in the armory of political warfare

January 17, 2020 12:11 pm

There is nothing new in the plot of this lugubrious sitcom

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Eliminating Qasem Soleimani was Donald Trump’s Middle East farewell letter

January 9, 2020 2:23 pm

President Trump’s opponents cannot forgive him his victories. But it has become increasingly clear that it doesn’t matter

polls

Polls apart

January 8, 2020 10:45 pm

The modern pollster tends to be in love with his model. Hence his predictions tend to confirm the model rather than pull back the curtain on other contingencies

impeachment

The ‘impeachment’ of Donald Trump

December 22, 2019 1:07 pm

It’s amazing what semantic potency can reside in a pair of quotation marks

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The real impeachment scandal

December 19, 2019 4:29 am

The Democrats are always guilty of what they accuse Trump of

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Impeachment really is a pathetic clown show 

December 5, 2019 12:14 pm

Somebody needs to say to Schiff and Nadler: ‘You’re fired’

anonymous

The farce of the ‘Anonymous’ Trump official

November 27, 2019 9:24 am

The official was ‘wrong’ to think the government could covertly rescue the world from Donald Trump

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California drinking: forgive them their granola

November 20, 2019 6:02 pm

Homer spoke of the ‘wine-dark sea’. He could not, but should, have had a Syrah like this in mind

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Adam Schiff, ‘Lt. Col.’ Vindman and the impeachment ratings flop

November 20, 2019 10:06 am

The Democrats thought they could transform this tawdry revenge fantasy into reality. It isn’t working

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A tale of two quids

November 13, 2019 5:21 pm

The Democrats have decided to weaponize impeachment

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Think Republicans will lose the House, Senate and presidency in 2020? Dream on

October 30, 2019 5:00 pm

The Trump campaign is a well-oiled machine, and a large part of the lubricant comes with a dollar sign attached

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The Democrats’ impeachment inquiry is a doomed and desperate time-buying ploy

October 24, 2019 12:25 pm

They hope that talk of impeachment will buzz about Trump’s head like a cloud of horse flies

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The Dems take a swig from The Pickwick Papers

September 25, 2019 3:28 pm

Compare the anodyne narrative of the transcript to the mad impeachment hysteria that has addled the brains of the anti-Trump sorority in the Democratic party

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The Mueller inquiry was an attempted coup

September 20, 2019 11:11 am

We should call things by their real names

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The accurate representation of the world

September 19, 2019 2:36 pm

A reluctance to speak the truth instills an unwillingness or even inability to see the truth