Home » Entries posted by Wesley Pruden

Pruden: Nobody does hysteria like the media

By Wesley Pruden | Chicken Little will have company when the sky falls on the British isles and the world ends, which the European Union, The New York Times, The Washington Post, the BBC, CBS, NBC, ABC and Barack Obama can now say with confidence will be at 2:20 in the morning next Thursday (just […]

Pruden: The bad moon rising over Hillary

By Wesley Pruden | Hillary Clinton won’t be able to say she didn’t see the bad moon rising. Donald Trump gave her a blistering introduction this week to Presidential Politics 102, which differs in a remarkable way from Politics 101, which she encountered in her first attempt in 2008 and before that as the managing […]

Pruden: It’s crunch time in Old Blighty

By Wesley Pruden | This is do-or-die week in Old Blighty. Our British cousins will decide Thursday whether to reclaim their birthright, voting to leave the European Union and the Germans, French and an assorted gang of easy riders, and reclaim their status as a world-power capable of sitting on its own bottom. This would […]

Pruden: New brand and colors for the Pity Party

By Wesley Pruden | The Republicans are trying out new branding and new colors for November. The Stupid Party has become the Pity Party. Hanging tough is too much trouble for gentlemen. Republicans in the U.S. Senate are said to be “despondent” over their re-election prospects, and pundits looking for new ways to pile on […]

Williams: Money going to Washington

By Walter E. Williams | According to a New York Post article (May 22, 2016), in just two years, Hillary Clinton – former first lady, senator from New York and secretary of State – collected over $21 million in speaking fees. These fees were paid by Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Deutsche Bank, Fidelity Investments, UBS, […]

Pruden: Obama won’t let tragedy in Orlando go to waste

By Wesley Pruden | Tragedies are usually sad for most people. But the opportunists always take to heart the famous advice of Rahm Emanuel, the mayor of Chicago and once President Obama’s top aide: “Never let a tragedy go to waste.” Most Americans regard what happened in Orlando as an unspeakably evil outrage, an attack […]

Pruden: Dick’s hatband gets a little tighter in California

By Wesley Pruden | LOS ANGELES — The race for California’s delegates to the Democratic National Convention in Cleveland six weeks hence is tighter than Dick’s hatband, and nobody’s head hurts more than Hillary’s. Win or lose, she will clinch the nomination because the rules dividing the California spoils will give her enough new delegates […]

Page 1 of 45123Next ›Last »
For information, sizing, and rates of banner advertising space we have available, please e-mail Peter Eberhardt at eberhardt@alaskan.com, or call him at (907) 272-1505.