May 31, 2020

Three in the Head

I carried a gun in New York City for more than a decade — back when there were thousands of murders a year and the Bronx led the nation in killings. On at least four occasions, that gun saved my life, and in a couple of instances, the lives of people who were with me […]

After Masters, Look for Hilton Head Nostalgia

Print Email Text Size The Spectacle Blog By Quin Hillyer on 4.9.12 @ 12:32PM Okay, the Masters again pulled off the stunning feat of making golf edge-of-your-seat exciting. Great stuff. Now, at the fun week at Hilton Head, I predict a bout of nostalgia as some of the veteran players who haven’t particularly played well […]

Re: ATF Head Out…..

AmSpecBlog By Quin Hillyer on 8.30.11 @ 2:52PM As I wrote over at CFIF, this has all the looks of a cynical, modified limited hangout kinda thing. As in, “now we have our fall guy.” StumbleUpon| Digg| Reddit| | Facebook AmSpecBlog

Alan Krueger to Head Council of Economic Advisers

AmSpecBlog By Joseph Lawler on 8.29.11 @ 5:59PM Today President Obama announced the nomination of Princeton labor economist Alan Krueger to head the Council of Economic Advisers. Krueger is already a veteran of both the Obama and Clinton administrations.  For information on what the CEA chair does, read Keith Hennessey’s description of the roles of […]