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Hannity on Fox News’s retracted Seth Rich story: I retract nothing; Update: “Huge announcement”

Hard to imagine a clearer sign that Fox News’s news division and its opinion/infotainment division really are, for all intents and purposes, two separate networks sharing studio space. Here’s our answer to the question I asked in the earlier post about whether Fox’s retraction means Hannity will need to back off this story on his show: “All you in the ...

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The Trump Budget Kills OPIC but Maintains Ex-Im?

I’m planning a longer article tomorrow on the Trump budget after I have had some time to digest the whole thing. Tonight, however, I would like to focus on the following: Why on Earth would the OMB director, Mick Mulvaney, keep the Export-Import Bank alive when he decides to kill the Overseas Private Investment Corporation? Don’t get me wrong. OPIC ...

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Peter Lawler, RIP

The unexpected death of Peter Lawler is stunning and horrifying. In public life, he was a model patriot and Christian philosopher. He had impressive talents — most notably a brilliant, versatile, and witty mind. His virtues — magnanimity, ambition, humility, empathy, industriousness, and boldness — were even more praiseworthy. Most awe-inspiring of all was the generosity that seemed to spring ...

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DHS: More than 700K visa overstays in 2016 alone

Forget about the wall or deportations or travel bans. These days, if you so much as suggest something as relatively mild as a fresh look at the number of visas we issue and how we track them you are identified as obviously being a racist. After all, we’re not talking about ISIS bombers swimming across Lake Erie to get into ...

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