That Other Book from a Former Bush Administration Official

The Cynical Christian favorite Christopher Hitchens reviews the book War and Decision, which isn’t getting getting a lot of press because it doesn’t make the Bush administration look bad. While he’s at it, it pauses to take a swipe at the guy who wrote that other book: I used to watch this mooncalf blunder his … Read more

Welcome to the Party, Pal

National Review Online is publishing a counter-punch to recent atheist publications in a series called “The Loser Letters,” which is described thusly: Christianity has been taking a beating for years now, with one tony atheist tome after another rolling off the presses — and still no end in sight. And so far — with the … Read more

Questions for Jimmy

Hey, guess who’s back in the news! Yes, it’s our wacky ex-president! What’s he up to this time? Former President Jimmy Carter said Israel held at least 150 nuclear weapons, the first time a current or former American president had publicly acknowledged the Jewish state’s nuclear arsenal…. The existence of Israeli nuclear arms is widely … Read more

Harvey Korman

I would be remiss if I let the whole weekend go by without noting the passing of the great Harvey Korman. He was the kind of performer you don’t see much–capable of being the comic and the straight man at the same time. Here’s some of his hi-larious work with Tim Conway: And of course, … Read more