The TSA's Trayvon Martin revenge

by Ilana Mercer -- Had a rare video surfaced in which a black toddler was being brutalized by agents of the Transportation Security Administration, President Barack Obama would have enough solidarity, and more…

Planet Facebook owns it

by Ilana Mercer -- The more you hear from your average, financial-markets hater, the more you wish you could transport each one back to a mud hut in a far-away land, where more…

Porno mom and her freaky family

by Ilana Mercer -- "Unseemliness" is how Charles Murray might call the May 21 Time magazine cover, genuflecting to modern motherhood in America. In "Coming Apart: The State of White America, 1960-2010," more…

Happy Meal time for U.S. students

by Ilana Mercer -- Barack Obama has promised America's miseducated Millennials to keep the student-loan bubble from bursting. Campaigning in Iowa, the president vowed to keep college affordable, because, like every other more…

Planet IRS

by Ilana Mercer -- "You can check out any time you like, but you can never leave!" Those are the chorus lyrics to Hotel California," the haunting rock classic by the Eagles. more…