Tag Archives: Hot Air

Comey on “Spygate”: I don’t find it to be possible and I know it not to be true

We’ll just have to take his word for it, I guess, same as with Clapper’s spiel about Russia supposedly having swung the election. Worth noting, though, that Republican attendees at yesterday’s “Spygate” briefings for congressional leaders have been quiet in the aftermath. Democrats waltzed out afterward and claimed that nothing new or unsettling was revealed, Read More…

Jordan Peterson and the left-wing smear machine

Author Carol Horton identifies herself as someone who leans left on political and cultural issues. Yesterday, in a piece for Quillette, she describes looking into Canadian psychologist Jordan Peterson and finding him “a refreshing departure from the standard discourse.” That put her at odds with friends who warned her that Peterson was “hate-filled right-wing propaganda.” But while Read More…

Trump to North Korea: Now that’s more like it; Update: “We’re talking with them now”; Update: June 12 still target date?

Game on? After Donald Trump canceled the summit with Kim Jong-un in a letter that cited North Korea’s “tremendous anger and open hostility,” Pyongyang appeared to reverse its rhetorical strategy. Its #2 diplomat, Kim Kye Gwan, offered a more conciliatory statement expressing the regime’s “willing[ness] to give time and opportunity to the US side with a Read More…