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R. Emmett Tyrrell Jr.

R. Emmett Tyrrell Jr.

R. Emmett Tyrrell Jr. is the founder and editor in chief of The American Spectator and a New York Times best-selling author. He makes frequent appearances on national television and is a nationally syndicated columnist, whose articles have appeared in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Baltimore Sun, The Washington Times, National Review, Harper's, Commentary, The (London) Spectator, Le Figaro (Paris) and elsewhere.

Articles by R. Emmett Tyrrell Jr.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady (12) holds the Vince Lombardi trophy following the NFL Super Bowl 55 football game against the Kansas City Chiefs, Sunday, Feb. 7, 2021, in Tampa, Fla. Tampa Bay won 31-9. (Ben Liebenberg via AP)

Tom Brady is a gentleman

What did you do Sunday evening? I watched the gaudiest pageant ever performed on television, interspersed with a football game. Published February 9, 2021

The news media is offering a play-by-play accounting of President Trump’s fight to retain some normalcy in his last few days in office. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert )

President Trump’s legacy endangered by Donald Trump

Donald Trump never took advice from anyone. He treated staff horribly, men like Jeff Sessions, Mick Mulvaney and Mark Meadows. He had the best vice president that I have seen in my lifetime. Published January 12, 2021

Illustration on the election by Linas Garsys/The Washington Times

This presidential election reeks of voter fraud

I have been on the fence. Ever since the election on Nov. 3, I have been on the fence. I am prepared to accept the will of the people, and only in the election of 1960 was there evidence of a presidential election being stolen by either party. Published December 1, 2020

President Donald Trump dances at the conclusion of a campaign rally at Lancaster Airport, Monday, Oct. 26, 2020 in Lititz, Pa. (AP Photo/Jacqueline Larma)

Donald Trump is going to win

I concluded early on that Donald would win in 2016. I conclude in 2020 that he will win again. I say this based on observing the facts. Published October 27, 2020