Tolkien in the White House?

by Hugh Hewitt -- My friend Hans is as much a lover of Tolkien's "Lord of the Rings" as I am, and after Tony Blair's magnificent speech to the Joint Session of more…

Demise of Los Angeles Times?

by Hugh Hewitt -- Keeping an eye on the Los Angeles Times is a thankless task because, as James Lileks noted not long ago, nobody really cares what is in the Los more…

Deadly new viruses?

by Hugh Hewitt -- The movie "28 Days Later" is in theaters presently, and it's pretty creepy. A rabies-like virus gets loose in London and the results aren't pretty. The film is more…

Democrats can get you killed!

by Hugh Hewitt -- This past Sunday, James Carville mocked the discovery of buried uranium-enrichment equipment in the backyard of Shukur Ubaydi – a key leader of Iraq's drive to obtain nuclear more…

Booting Davis

by Hugh Hewitt -- Gray Davis, the unGovernor of California, managed to survive last November's vote by proclaiming the California budget crisis solved. He lied, of course, and with a $38 billion more…

Writing one for the Gipper

by Hugh Hewitt -- The best book of the summer won't arrive on shelves for a couple of months yet, but I want to be the first to tell you about, "How more…

L.A. Times fighting liberal bias?

by Hugh Hewitt -- John Carroll is the editor of The Los Angeles Times. On May 22, he sent a memo to all of his section editors. It is an extraordinary document, more…

Robert Scheer's lurch off the cliff of reality

by Hugh Hewitt -- What's the difference between a nutty, bile-filled columnist who mails in canard-and-conspiracy columns every week, and a left-of-center columnist who often gets the bottom line wrong but who more…

Slandering the military?

by Hugh Hewitt -- Hard-left Los Angeles Times' columnist Robert Scheer's Tuesday column should not be missed. In "Saving Private Lynch: Take 2" Scheer asserts that the rescue of Jessica Lynch was more…