“Who Takes the Internet Takes the Universe!”

The United States government has decided to give up its oversight of Internet addresses; a change that is supposed to take place over "an indeterminate timeline,"┬ábut a significant and groundbreaking change nonetheless. More from the story: Pressure to let go of the final vestiges of U.S. authority over the system of Web addresses and domain …

Ted Cruz and Newt Gingrich Defend Mandela’s Legacy

Gingrich's comments have been noted earlier, but again, it is nice to see that there is a sense of appreciation amongst Republicans for Mandela's accomplishments, triumphs and legacy. We ought to remember the bad with the good, but that does not change the fact that there is an awful lot of good to remember when …

Someone Please Listen to Ramesh Ponnuru

Comme d'habitude, he makes a lot of sense: Newt Gingrich is telling Republicans not to fear a government shutdown because the last one went so well for them. This is pure revisionist history, and they would be fools to believe him. Some Republicans are urging the party to refuse to back any legislation to keep the government operating …