Ben Affleck: I can't watch 'big Republican' actors

by Larry Elder -- Democratic fundraiser/actor Ben Affleck – and the next big-screen "Batman" – recently gave an interview to Playboy. His own bias against Republicans, he admits, prevents him from fully more…

An 'Uncle Tom,' am I?

by Larry Elder -- The Rev. William Barber, head of North Carolina's chapter of the left-wing NAACP, recently said this about black, tea-party-supported Republican U.S. Sen. Tim Scott, S.C.: "A ventriloquist can more…

We have 'Bridgegate' but not 'Gatesgate'?

by Larry Elder -- The media quickly came up with a term for the apparently politically orchestrated George Washington Bridge traffic jam: "Bridgegate." Now what catchy term do the media attach to more…

Why would the out-of-work vote GOP?

by Larry Elder -- CNN's Candy Crowley seems absolutely, positively astonished that Republicans could oppose raising the minimum wage and extending unemployment benefits. To her Republican guest, Crowley asked this "question": "If more…

The Republican 'agenda' – and youth vote

by Larry Elder -- Michael Steele, then-chair of the Republican National Committee, criticized Obama's stimulus plan as "a wish list from a lot of people who have been on the sidelines for more…

Obamacare slowed health costs' growth rate?

by Larry Elder -- President Barack Obama recently asserted, "Thanks in part to the Affordable Care Act, also known as 'Obamacare,' the cost of health care is now growing at the slowest more…

The Knockout Game and media nonchalance

by Larry Elder -- The "Knockout Game" – and the media under-reporting of it – combines the breakdown of the family with the media's condescending determination to serve as a public relations more…

Rx for health care: Free markets!

by Larry Elder -- Asked whether she needed to apologize to the formerly insured who have lost their health insurance plans, former House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., said, "Did I ever tell more…