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    TYRRELL: Krauthammer against the politically correct tyrants

    Last week, a national treasure spoke. That would be Charles Krauthammer, syndicated columnist, television commentator and all around public sage.

  • FILE - In this Jan. 16, 2014 file photo, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks in Manahawkin, N.J.  This is a year of auditioning, positioning, networking and just plain hard work for people who are considering running for president in 2016. You could see them stirring in 2013 as they plugged holes in resumes, took preliminary steps to build potential campaign organizations and made carefully calibrated moves to get better known by Americans generally and key constituencies in particular. Most _ but not all _ are ticking off items on what could be called the presidential prep checklist. And they’ve got baggage to deal with. (AP Photo/Mel Evans, File)

    Krauthammer: 'So what' if Christie knew about lane closures? 'Everybody in N.J. knew'

    Fox News contributor Charles Krauthammer isn't impressed with a letter written by a former New York Port Authority official that asserts New Jersey Governor Christ Christie knew of the George Washington Bridge lane closures when they were happening.

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    MERRY: A battle cry against bigness and bailouts

    Commentator Charles Krauthammer produced a wickedly provocative piece recently given the headline "Stop the bailout — now.'' He was talking about the looming bailout for the big insurance companies that are looking more and more like saps in their support of President Obama's health care law.

  • BOOK REVIEW: 'Things That Matter'

    If you had to name the top conservative writers or thinkers in today's society, Charles Krauthammer would surely be on that list. The American-born physician and former Democrat, who was raised in Montreal, has gradually become one of the country's leading conservative intellectuals. He writes a weekly syndicated column for The Washington Post, which is carried in more than 400 newspapers, and appears on Fox News' "Special Report with Bret Baier" and PBS' "Inside Washington."

  • President Obama pauses while speaking about college financial aid at Henninger High School in Syracuse, N.Y., Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013, on the first day of a two day bus tour. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

    Charles Krauthammer slams Obama’s decision to delay Syria strike: 'Amateur hour'

    Charles Krauthammer took to Fox News following President Obama's statements from the Rose Garden on Saturday to slam the administration for engaging in "amateur hour" for failing to show a sense of urgency in the Syrian conflict.

  • ** FILE ** President Obama in the Rose Garden at the White House in Washington on April 10, 2013. (Associated Press)

    Krauthammer: Obama’s reluctance to use ‘jihadist,’ ‘Islamist’ embarrassing

    Charles Krauthammer slammed President Obama on Fox News Tuesday night, saying the president's reluctance to use words like "jihadist" and "Islamist" to describe the threat of radical Islam to the country is "embarrassing."

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    Krauthammer rips Obama for calling Boston bombing a 'tragedy'

    Charles Krauthammer came to Bill O'Reilly's defense Tuesday night after the host criticized the president for using the word "tragedy" to describe the terror attack in Boston.

  • Conservative commentator Krauthammer's book coming

    A collection of writings by Charles Krauthammer, the conservative commentator and Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist, will come out this fall.

  • Illustration Regime Change by Alexander Hunter for The Washington Times

    LYONS: Regime change in Iran

    The legion of those who would do nothing in the face of Iran's drive to achieve nuclear weapons capability has another member: Anthony H. Cordesman, a military analyst at the Center for Strategic and International Studies. In an Aug. 31 column, Charles Krauthammer lays out Mr. Cordesman's three-step plan.

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