Glenn Greenwald / Salon:
One of Instapundit's favorite bloggers speaks on race — (updated below - Update II - Update III) — Glenn “Instapundit” Reynolds today linked to what he called “EASTER THOUGHTS” from one of his favorite right-wing bloggers, his namesake, “Instapunk.” That Easter post has a large picture …
Discussion: The Newshoggers, protein wisdom, American Power, Sadly, No! and Instapundit.com
Cernig / The Newshoggers: Hyping The Chinese Threat
Donald Douglas / American Power: Glenn Greenwald's Guilt by Association
Paul Berman / New York Times:
Why Radical Islam Just Won't Die — THE big surprise, viewed from my own narrow perspective five years later, has taken place in the mysterious zones of extremist ideology. In the months and weeks before the invasion of Iraq, I wrote quite a lot about ideology in the Middle East …
Discussion: The Gun Toting Liberal™, Booman Tribune, Hullabaloo, TigerHawk, American Power and Angry Bear
Donald Douglas / American Power: The Dangerous Power of Radical Islam
Maureen Dowd / New York Times:
Haunting Obama's Dreams — It is a tribute to Hillary Clinton that even though, rationally, political soothsayers think she can no longer win, irrationally, they wonder how she will pull it off. — It's impossible to imagine The Terminator, as a former aide calls her, giving up.
Discussion: Commentary, American Power, Prairie Weather, Publius Pundit and Booman Tribune
Jennifer Rubin / Commentary: If Maureen Dowd Can Figure It Out . . .
Donald Douglas / American Power: America Remains a Majority Christian Nation
Kim Zigfeld / Publius Pundit: And Obama said, “Let there be light . . .”
Edgar B. Anderson / Originals:
University Of The Absurd — Recently I sat down with a young woman who shared with me the experience of her first year at Thurgood Marshall College, one of the six colleges of the University of California at San Diego. She explained to me that regardless of her major field of study …
Discussion: Power Line and The Corner
Deacon / Power Line: THE WRIGHT CURRICULUM IN SAN DIEGO
John Derbyshire / The Corner: University of the Absurd — This link, via the Manhattan …
Mickey Edwards / Washington Post:
Dick Cheney's Error — For at least six years, as I've become increasingly frustrated by the Bush administration's repeated betrayal of constitutional — and conservative — principles, I have defended Vice President Cheney, a man I've known for decades and with whom I served and made common cause in Congress.
Discussion: Donklephant, The Newshoggers and LewRockwell.com Blog
Justin Gardner / Donklephant: Former Republican Congressman On Cheney's “Public? …
Josh Marshall / Talking Points Memo:
Discussion: Wake up America and KnoxViews
Brian A. / KnoxViews: Resume Enhancement
Omid Memarian / The Huffington Post:
Is Sen. McCain's expertise in foreign policy expired? — Senator McCain relies strongly on foreign policy experience for two significant reasons; firstly, it masks his incapability to address the most important national issues such as the economy, health care, education and immigration.
David Corn / MotherJones.com:
McCain in NH: Would Be “Fine” To Keep Troops in Iraq for “A Hundred Years” — The United States military could stay in Iraq for “maybe a hundred years” and that “would be fine with me,” John McCain told two hundred or so people at a town hall meeting in Derry, New Hampshire, on Thursday evening.
Discussion: Think Progress
Speaking Up — Item number 4 on Mark Halrpin's list of painful things Hillary Clinton knows — or should know: … Pelosi has certainly said and done some things that have “signaled” this, as we say in DC, but I think that insofar as it's really true that she and “other leading members of Congress” …
Big Tent Democrat / TalkLeft: If Only Dem Voters Would Listen To Their Betters
Jonathan Martin / The Politico:
Lieberman is McCain's bipartisan wingman — Wherever John McCain goes these days, it seems, Joseph I. Lieberman is there. — When McCain needed a quick reminder in Jordan last week on how to characterize Islamic radicals in Iraq receiving aid from Iran, Lieberman was there to whisper into his colleague's ear.
Discussion: No More Mister Nice Blog
Tony Allen-Mills / Times of London:
Barack Obama: toxic mentors start to corrode pristine campaign — The Democrat was surging ahead but now revelations about the men who helped shape him are putting voters off — Watch Barack Obama's speech on race — Long before Barack Obama launched his campaign for the White House …
Discussion: Don Surber
Dan Balz / Washington Post:
8 Questions That Will Shape Where the Race for the Democratic Presidential Nominaton Goes From Here — What is the most likely outcome of the dispute over the delegations from Florida and Michigan? — 1. The collapse of efforts in Florida and Michigan to conduct do-over primaries makes …
John Coles / The Sun:
Tatt's harsh for cop wannabe — PATRIOTIC squaddie Craig Briggs has been barred from joining the police — because he's got an ENGLAND tattoo on his arm. — The Iraq veteran, 22, had wanted to be a cop since childhood and was advised to join the Army to get experience first.
Discussion: Jules Crittenden