Blogs

  • BuzzFeed’s McKay Coppins On Hillary And Paul Ryan

    HH: I begin today with McKay Coppins of BuzzFeed. McKay has a new article on Paul Ryan – “Paul Ryan's Inner City Education.” And it's a terrific piece worth reading, I'm going to argue about some parts of it, but I linked it over at Hughhewitt.com. McKay, welcome, great to…

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  • Paul Ryan And The GOP Bench

    Interesting Buzzfeed profile of Paul Ryan by McKay Coppins, with a walk-on role by Mike Pence. I'll have McKay on today to discuss it. Probably not Chairman Ryan however, who seems increasingly estranged from talk radio. Coppins didn't mention that the program Ryan was on when he sparkled some controversy…

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  • The Best Draft Guide

    The Best Draft Guide

    The season of the NFL Draft is in full swing. You'll need a scorecard to figure out who is who and the skinny on those your club picks up (or pretends to want to draft.) CBSSports.com' Dane Bruglar had by far the best prediction record in the draft last year,…

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  • “Why Not An Open Convention?”

    “Why Not An Open Convention?”

    That's the title of my article in the new Weekly Standard. Far-fetched, perhaps, but Mitt Romney could help the prospect along, and the reasons to consider such a prospect for a year like 2016 are many. One that I don't mention in the piece is the advantage of denying Team…

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  • Michael Steele – Rebecca Costa

    Michael Steele – Rebecca Costa

    Michael Steele is an American politician and MSNBC political analyst. Steele served as the first African-American chairman of the Republican National Committee from January 2009 until January 2011. From 2003 to 2007, he was the seventh Lieutenant Governor of Maryland, the first African American elected to statewide office in Maryland.…

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  • From Greatness to Whiteness

    When Americans over the age of, let us say, 45, look at any of the iconic paintings of America's Founders — the signing of the Declaration of Independence, the signing of the Constitution, George Washington crossing the Delaware, any of the individual portraits the Founders — what do they see?…

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