Medved: A Celebration of Everyday Heroism

This is Michael Medved for Townhall.com. As America observed the 15th anniversary of 9/11, Hollywood released a film about an aviation disaster with a very different outcome. SULLY, directed by Clint Eastwood, tells the true story of the 2009 “Miracle on the Hudson” with the superb Tom Hanks as pilot...

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CNN Host: Clinton Health Coverage Sexist

From the regularly silly Christiane Amanpour (Fox News).  Where was she as Cosmopolitan harassed Ivanka Trump over her father’s generous maternity leave plans? (CNN).  From Amy Otto:  Cosmopolitan is rabidly pro-abortion, which might be why they have zero staff who understand what maternity leave is. The interviewer’s main objection...

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THR 9/17/16: Hillary Takes a Fall

Trump chooses General H.R. McMaster for NSA chief

Hillary had tough week as she fell literally and in the polls. We also look at her insult to millions of Americans whom she declared “irredeemable.”  

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Thornbury: Constitution Day and the First Liberty

Greg Thornbury

This is Greg Thornbury of The King’s College in New York for TownHall.com This month, The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights released a report entitled: “Peaceful Coexistence: Reconciling Nondiscrimination Policies with Civil Liberties.” The document, ironically, does not call for peace but rather aggression toward people of religious belief. In...

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Medved: Hillary’s Horrible Weekend

This is Michael Medved for Townhall.com. By every measure, Hillary Clinton suffered a disastrous weekend surrounding the 9/11 anniversary. Her near collapse on Sunday morning hurt her badly not just because it left the impression of frailty and ill-health, but due to foolish attempts to conceal her pneumonia from a...

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Democratic Party Hacked Again, Blames Russians

DNC interim Chair Donna Brazile went further off the reservation with this comment:  “There’s one person who stands to benefit from these criminal acts, and that’s (Republican presidential nominee) Donald Trump” (Reuters). Among the emails, Colin Powell warned Hillary not to use him as a scapegoat for her email...

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Hillary Backs NCAA’s Attack on North Carolina

She tweeted “The ‪@NCAA is right to pull tournament games from North Carolina because of the anti-LGBT HB2 law. Discrimination has no place in America. –H” (The Pulse).  From David French:  Is the trend now that major sporting events can only occur in progressive-approved locations? Will we now be subject to...

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Hewitt: A “Living Constitution” Majority Maker?

This is Hugh Hewitt for Townhall.com. Whatever happens in these last weeks of the presidential election, one thing is certain: there is a vacant seat on the Supreme Court and if Hillary Clinton wins the election, she will appoint a so-called “living Constitution” majority maker. Five years ago, liberal Justice...

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Kaepernick Fans Bailing on Team. Media Blames Season

The San Francisco Chronicle blames the fans exit on the team performance (San Francisco Chronicle).  Not sure how that’s possible when they are 1-0. From another story:  As a new citizen of this great country, I can tell Kaepernick that he doesn’t know how lucky he is. Being a U.S. citizen allows him...

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NCAA Punishes North Carolina for Logical Bathroom Policy

The bigotry grows more bold as the bully organization strips the state of 7 championship events. The NCAA’s Board of Governors claim “Current North Carolina state laws make it challenging to guarantee the host communities can help deliver on that commitment if NCAA events remained in the state”(ESPN).  Dennis Prager...

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Davenport: Beware Election Reforms

This is David Davenport of the Hoover Institution for Townhall.com. A few years ago we reformed primary voting in California.  Now we have open primaries, meaning you can vote for candidates of either party, and top two primaries, where the top two vote getters run in the fall general election,...

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Medved: Change the System So Every Vote Matters

This is Michael Medved for Townhall.com. One simple question highlights the dysfunction of our current system of choosing a president: which state in 2012 gave Mitt Romney the most votes? The answer, surprisingly, is California, where the Republican nominee drew nearly 5 million ballots. But he won no California votes...

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Mohler: The Challenges of the New Marine Corps

This is Albert Mohler for Townhall.com. The Associated Press recently announced that the Marine Corps is going to try to reach a ratio of 1 to 10 in terms of female to male. On the same day, CNN reported that “the only female officer enrolled in the Marine Corps’ Infantry...

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