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By Roger Kimball
Will the Republicans fritter their wins away as Hannibal did after Cannae?
It’s being used by Democrats to influence the course of elections
I was hardly alone but that is no consolation
The House Republicans’ bruising report is a statement of intent
Let’s start in Sicily, on the slopes of Mount Etna…
Psephologists of the world unite: you have nothing to lose but your fibs!
The former president should follow precedent
The DHS secretary is clearly the winner of this week’s Best Lying Despot Contest
The English philosopher was an eloquent apologist for pleasure
What does it mean that he’s demonized half the country?
He also seems to think he was at the top of his law school class
Maggie Haberman is mistaken to think he’s lost in the past
It says a lot that when I say ‘the Queen’ even American readers know I can mean only one person
The malignant and divisive spirit of his speech will not soon be quelled
The bewildering bombardment of Bill Barr
Woke is truly going broke
Justice for Derek Chauvin
Is this the beginning of the end of the Biden administration?
The Capitol ‘armed insurrection’ narrative is crumbling
How are we enjoying the Biden presidency so far?
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