For those who thought “acronym” was a city in Ohio, it is not.
Angela Merkel is, her supporters like to gloat, the leader of the free world.
Just don’t ask her to spend as if she is.
In the 1950s, the great neo-conservative intellectual Irving Kristol acknowledged Joe McCarthy’s stark failings, but famously refused to take the side of his critics.
Here’s a pop quiz: What is the name of North Korea’s capital city? If you said “Pyongyang,” you probably have an above-average recall. I didn’t want to make it too easy.
I’m totally puzzled: How could the United States, Canada and Mexico have successfully convinced FIFA, the international soccer governing body, to award the 2026 World Cup competition to North Ameri