Ted Cruz

Ted Cruz Isn't Wrong to Call Watchmen's Rorschach a Hero
July 27, 2015

The character is the moral center of the comics book, rather than a satire of right-wing superheroes.

Ted Cruz Is Right: The Supreme Court Needs Term Limits
July 02, 2015

But judicial elections are not the answer.

A Victory for Obamacare's Challengers Will Be a Disaster for Republican Candidates
June 17, 2015

The best political outcome for Republicans would be to lose the case as embarrassingly as possible.

What Are They Thinking?
May 28, 2015

The many (possible) motivations of 2016's long shots.

Why Texans Freaked Out Over an Army Exercise—and Ted Cruz Validated Their Fears
May 06, 2015

The fact that Texas tempts federal intrusion more than any other state explains the whole story.

Hillary Clinton Does Not Have a Conflict-of-Interest Problem
May 04, 2015

If her Republicans rivals criticize her over questionable donors, they'll expose themselves.

Why Do So Many People Hate the Sound of Hillary Clinton's Voice?
May 01, 2015

You hear a boring political speech. A linguist hears fascinating identity politics.

Ignore the Cynics: 2016 Is an Extremely Important, Exciting Election
April 23, 2015

This election isn't as boring as the worst journalism written about it.

Lay Off Ted Cruz's Legal Career
April 10, 2015

Liberals shouldn't stoop to Cruz's level.

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