John Allen Jr: The Best Hire the Boston Globe Ever Made

It's not often that the Boston Globe's news coverage is worthy of praise, but their acquisition of John Allen Jr. to cover the Vatican is producing some of the most informative and professional coverage the Globe has even seen Can it really just be diplomatic happenstance that the date set this week for the prayer … Continue reading John Allen Jr: The Best Hire the Boston Globe Ever Made

Joe Biden on Bergdahl: I know nothing I see nothing…

You don't need a formal announcement that you're running for president when you have this: Not even the vice president supported the trade of the Taliban 5 for Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl. According to a new report, Vice President Joe Biden remained "neutral on the prisoner swap." "While Vice President Joe Biden was neutral on the … Continue reading Joe Biden on Bergdahl: I know nothing I see nothing…

The Price For Saving Bergdahl

By A.P. Dillon Army Sargeant Bow Berghdahl, held by the Taliban since 2009, was recently released. A rather timely release given the President's drop in the polls and his administration being hit by one scandal after another. The VA scandal has this administration on the hot seat and it's just getting worse. A senior Obama administration official told Al … Continue reading The Price For Saving Bergdahl

How I would have done the Bergdahl Trade

One of he few credible arguments for the re-election of Barack Obama over Mitt Romney in 2012 came 20 years earlier from a magazine article I had read at the time.  It was an interview with a  centurion journalist who had been covering the White House  back in the days of Coolidge.  He was asked … Continue reading How I would have done the Bergdahl Trade