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If Obama Proves a Failure, Liberals Have No One to Blame But Themselves
October 22, 2012

Unlike in the 1930s and 1960s, Obama couldn't rely on surging liberal movements to help him advance his goals.

Romney’s Red Scare: Is China Really a Problem?
October 17, 2012

Not only is Romney exaggerating the China threat, but he’s doing so at the expense of more pressing economic and social issues.

Romney Could Use Wisconsin, But It’s One Of Obama’s Strongest Battleground States
October 17, 2012

Obama's near 50 percent in a traditionally Democratic-tilting state. Romney should go all-out for Ohio, instead.

WSJ Declares “Liar” Out Of Bounds
October 11, 2012

Romney is such a liar that his allies now say it's not okay ever to call anybody a liar.

Obama’s Stunning Ohio Turnaround
September 25, 2012

The story of the 2012 campaign is Obama's success in the swing state he was thought to be weakest in: Ohio. How did he pull it off?

Romney’s Miserable Campaign Has One Last Chance
September 24, 2012

Mitt Romney has run a miserable campaign.  If the election were held tomorrow, he would lose—a stunning situation, given our continuing economic woes.  Absent a catastrophe at home or abroad that shifts public perceptions, he has only one opportunity to turn things around—the first presidential debate.  But if the past is any guide, the opening is wider than many now believe. In 2004, on the eve of the Republican convention, George W.

How to be a Real “Redistributionist”
September 20, 2012

Here are a few things Obama could do if he wanted to be a real (or more effective) “redistributionist.”

Mock on, Maureen Dowd: Why She’s Right About the Neo-cons
September 17, 2012

In the twilight years of the New Left, revolutionaries would regularly parse their adversaries’ statements for indications of “objective racism.” Even the slightest irregularity—calling someone’s thoughts “dark”—could unleash a volley of accusations.

The Tedious Accuracy of Jay Pharoah’s Obama Impersonation
September 16, 2012

Jay Pharaoh's Obama impersonation on Saturday Night Live is too realistic for its own good.

Mitt Romney’s Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Campaign
September 14, 2012

During the past two weeks, the dynamic of the 2012 presidential election has shifted, and President Obama has moved out to a modest but significant lead against Mitt Romney. No developments in the economy or the world can explain this shift. That leaves the campaigns themselves.