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    Turn your head and coif

    Essential reading on the John Edwards pick, complete with sensible analysis and the obligatory ?Simpsons? reference from Jonah Goldberg at National Review…
    Locker Room contributor, July 6, 2004
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    What exactly is John Edwards’ “message of hope”?

    I encounter this phrase all the time in media reports (including just now in the top-of-the-hour radio news), but it’s never fleshed out. It seems to me that “message of hope” is the message. It’s as if, in the Pandora’s Box of Edward’s politics, there’s a scrap of paper…
    Locker Room contributor, July 6, 2004
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    Update on UNC-CH’s capital campaign

    The Chronicle of Higher Education (subscriber site) reports today the UNC-Chapel Hill has already raised $1.25 billion in its campaign to raise $1.8 billion by 2007. In May alone UNC-CH raised $20 million. That’s not to say that times aren’t really tough over there where everyone’s been forced into…
    Locker Room contributor, July 6, 2004
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    Amending the presidential sweepstakes

    Here?s a noteworthy piece in The Washington Times about Michigan?s potential constitutional amendment banning same-sex marriage in the state. Several other states have already scheduled Nov. 2 referenda on the issue, or are in the process of doing so. Battleground states where this is going on include Oregon, Michigan,…
    Locker Room contributor, July 6, 2004
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    The significance of Edwards

    I’ve already posted quite a bit today about the John Edwards selection: my preview column this morning on Carolina Journal Online and a quick-response piece for National Review Online that will appear shortly. But one thought hasn’t smuggled its way into either piece. That is, by picking Edwards,…
    Locker Room contributor, July 6, 2004
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    Bad news for the “Just Call Us NARAL” types

    John Kerry has observed the political winds and announced that “I oppose abortion, personally. I don’t like abortion. I believe life does begin at conception.” Kerry went on to stake out a weak “separation of church and state” argument to explain his voting stance, which is the cardinal…
    Locker Room contributor, July 5, 2004
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    IN CONGRESS July 4, 1776

    The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America, When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to…
    Locker Room contributor, July 4, 2004
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    Bush Lied! Cheney Lied! Chalabi Lied! Blair Lied! Howard Lied!

    But perhaps the Poles didn’t. A cryptic report from Iraq sheds some additional light on the WMD debate.
    Locker Room contributor, July 3, 2004