Daniel Larison

Posts tagged “George Will”

The “Middle Course” of Increased Hawkishness

George Will proposes a “middle course” between Bush and Obama on foreign …

Posted July 30th, 2014

Jeb Bush Is Not the Answer For What Ails the GOP

George Will writes a strange column about Jeb Bush: Republicans cannot be …

Posted April 3rd, 2014

What Should the U.S. Be Doing in Ukraine?

George Will has written a very strange column on Ukraine and U.S. …

Posted February 19th, 2014

The Real Choices on Iran

George Will’s column on Iran gets many things right, but he makes …

Posted December 5th, 2013

The GOP Should Rid Itself of Santorum’s “Strong” Foreign Policy

George Will feels compelled to talk to Rick Santorum: With disarmingly cheerful …

Posted October 26th, 2013

The Illusion of Omnipotence

Jacob Heilbrunn answers Danielle Pletka: I started the review by quoting the …

Posted May 9th, 2013

The Danger of Misreading the Make-up of the Electorate

George Will makes a remark in his column today that isn’t entirely …

Posted November 7th, 2012

Reckless Predictions Are Here Again

For what little it’s worth, my final prediction for the presidential election …

Posted November 5th, 2012

Expecting Fiscal Responsibility from a Republican Administration: The Triumph of Hope Over Experience

George Will tells what should be a joke about Republicans and fiscal …

Posted October 28th, 2012

The So-Called “Semi-McGovern Moment”

George Will reflects on the public mood in connection with the passing …

Posted October 24th, 2012

Better Policies Romney Could Adopt If He Weren’t Romney (II)

George Will is the latest to indulge (however briefly) the fantasy that …

Posted October 2nd, 2012

The Political Weaknesses of Tim “Goldilocks” Pawlenty

David Graham tries making the case for Pawlenty as the “Goldilocks” choice …

Posted August 6th, 2012