No matter how bad things get, the Golfer-in-Chief plays on.
After reading Anne Bayefsky’s piece on Commentary Online about the Human Rights Council’s (HRC) recent Israel-bashing convention in Geneva, I can only wonder what worthy venue will win American diplomats, dollars, and tacit endorsement next. A U.N. commission on the sanctity of marriage co-chaired by Tiger Woods and John Edwards?
I could believe anything after the despots [...]
Stan’s Dad reacts to the kid’s work of “literary genius.”
Last week marked the beginning of South Park’s fourteenth season with a brilliant rip on Tiger Woods and celebrity “transgressions.” Last Wednesday we got another taste with an episode that deals with different ways people pull politics out of meaningless art. The new South Park parallels [...]
This piece initially criticized the clarity of David Forsmark’s piece Hawking Adultery. In acknowledgment of his revisions, I offer an updated response below.
David Forsmark’s response to my recent commentary about Maggie Gallagher’s war on homewreckers is dominated by straw man arguments, distortions, and smears.
David begins by completely misrepresenting my views:
Adultery should be for fun AND [...]
“Game Change,” a new book about the 2008 presidential election, reveals remarks Senator Harry Reid made about then Senator Barack Obama. Reid’s comments that Obama is a “light-skinned” black man “with no Negro dialect, unless he wanted to have one,” have garnered a wide array of responses.
It’s amazing how fast black politicians and so-called civil [...]
Harold Ford Jr., a former congressman from Tennessee who has been a New York resident for the last three years, is giving serious thought to challenging junior New York senator Kirsten Gillibrand in this year’s Democratic primary. Chuck Schumer, who engineered her appointment by Governor David Patterson to fill Hillary Clinton’s seat, is unhappy. So [...]
For a couple of weeks, Tiger Woods replaced Sarah Palin as the “Number One News Story of the Day” as the object of Keith Olbermann and Lawrence O’Donnell’s scorn on Countdown. They reported the golfer’s scandals with glee usually reserved for hated political opponents’ (Republicans, of course) troubles.
The culmination of these “reports” was the nightly [...]
Just when Tiger Woods thought he was safe – he gets attacked by Brit Hume on Fox News. Hume put on his inquisition robe last Sunday and basically told Tiger to turn or burn. He threatened Woods that he better accept Jesus or face a baptismal water boarding.
Well, that’s not exactly how it happened. But [...]