What Biden Believes

By the end of the second debate, Joe Biden was tired. He looked at his watch and then appeared to be silently thinking: "who has my jammies?" It was closing in on 10:30pm. But old Joe was not a diminished guy on the stage. If the definition of a debate winner is which candidate was helped the most, then President Trump won. But Mr. Biden held his own until the last round when he blurted out that he wants to eliminate the oil industry. I knew that all along but what I didn't know until this week is exactly how Joe Biden feels about his country. Yes, he's a long-standing public servant and that...

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Will the Media Defeat Donald Trump?

President Trump and everyone else knew that the NBC Townhall exposition would be contentious and that the ABC Townhall with Joe Biden, broadcast at the same time, would be gentle. And that's exactly what happened. The NBC moderator, Savannah Guthrie, was under heavy pressure to make Donald Trump squirm. The left had battered NBC for daring to put the President up directly against Mr. Biden. Apparently, they feared Trump would get higher ratings than Biden. So Savannah spent almost all her interview time on the liberal attack line: why the President doesn't promote masks, his taxes, white...

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Putting Your Money Where Your Knee Is

Fascinating to see the nation's intense culture war played out in Kansas City before the NFL opening game. The Chiefs largely stood for the National Anthem and some players actually put their hands over their hearts. My deceased father and grandfather, both war time vets, would have been proud. The Houston Texans stayed in the locker room for the Anthem and I am thankful for that exposition. It hurts me to see my country insulted so I'm glad I did not have to witness mass kneeling. And I approve of clarity. I now know exactly how the Houston team feels about America. The football announcer...

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