Naughty Newt Gingrich

The political establishment gives us Saint Obama and Straight Mitt—that's why Sinner Newt is the one to beat.

The Russian Farce

Russia—who cares? With its rampant voter fraud and declining population, the country is careening toward irrelevance.

Romney to the Rescue

America is angry at elites. But Mitt Romney's business success makes him the best candidate by far.

Congress's $492 Billion Bet

Congress is poised to slash defense spending. Great idea—as long as China remains our buddy and the Middle East embraces brotherly love.

Austerity Works

In bemoaning the pain of fiscal responsibility, the Democrats show they still haven't learned the lessons of Europe.

Dr. K's Rx for China

It is now 40 years since Kissinger went on his secret mission to China. Since then he has visited the country more than 50 times. And if there is one thing he has learned, it is this: the real fool's errand is to lean on the Chinese.

Copper Is King

Gold prices are up, but another metal connects the world—and reveals our economic future.