What do Paris Hilton and A-Jad have in common?

by Ilana Mercer -- "Gay Paree" refers to Paris, the capital of France, after which socialite Paris Hilton must have been named – that is, unless her parents are even more provincial more…

Peggy Noonan's looking for Mr. Big

by Ilana Mercer -- Like those annoying pop-up ads on the Internet do, a mental image matching the reading material kept intruding into my thoughts, as I slogged through the Peggy Noonan more…

Why I am so sad

by Ilana Mercer -- I AM SO SAD – and it is not because a justifiably angry crowd of Libyans in Benghazi stormed an embassy that represents the brute force that destabilized more…

Democratic women and their orificial obsession

by Ilana Mercer -- Remember "The Vagina Monologues," a stage performance that premiered in 1996, in which an orifice took center stage? The playwright responsible for these soliloquies from down under was more…

Mindless response to mine massacre

by Ilana Mercer -- On Aug. 16, 36 striking miners were shot dead by South African Police Service officers at the site of the Lonmin Platinum Mine, at Marikana – northwest of more…

Ryan, Ayn and Rachel the wretch

by Ilana Mercer -- Even-tempered, tall, dark, handsome and heterosexual: If these qualities were still in demand in Tinseltown's leading men, the Romney-Ryan Republican presidential ticket would be described as the stuff more…

Hillary's next blood-inspired hoedown

by Ilana Mercer -- If you care about rebels the world over, as Sens. John McCain, Joseph Lieberman and Lindsey Graham think you ought to, consider the fate of one brave rebel. more…

'You didn't build that': Obama's political epitaph

by Ilana Mercer -- Google "you didn't build that." The search engine's "crawlers" have produced about 684,000,000 search results. Google is frequently accused of a left-leaning bias. If Google's ranking equations are more…