Monthly Archives: January 2008

World Without Walls | National Review Online | 01.28.08

As the president prepares to deliver his final State of the Union address and the candidates work Florida and the Super Tuesday states, the 2008 election is — perhaps without any major player noticing it — shaping up to be about one central question: How does America deal in a world without walls? All the […]
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Bush’s Surprising Hand | | 01.28.08

Talk about surprises. Tonight George W. Bush delivers his final State of the Union address under astonishing circumstances.  Last January, almost unanimously, the smart money prophesized that 2007 would mark the President’s effective demise.  His party had just lost control of both houses of Congress.  Iraq looked like an irretrievable disaster.  Mr. Bush’s popularity was […]
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