Missing Pat Buchanan

by Stanley Fish – The New York Times “I miss him already,” the MSNBC commentator Chris Matthews said Friday. The “him” Matthews is already missing is Patrick J. Buchanan, and in this year of a national campaign I miss him too, and have been missing him since early fall, when he disappeared from MSNBC because […]

GOP Will Take Off the Gloves if Ron Paul Wins Iowa

…. Just like they did to Pat Buchanan in 1996 by Timothy P. Carney – The Republican presidential primary has become a bit feisty, but it will get downright ugly if Ron Paul wins the Iowa caucuses. The principled, antiwar, Constitution-obeying, Fed-hating, libertarian Republican congressman from Texas stands firmly outside the bounds of permissible dissent […]