Kathleen Parker

KATHLEEN PARKER: Donald Trump and the fit of Mitt

President-elect Donald Trump’s flirtation with Mitt Romney as a possible pick for secretary of state has injected a sliver of hope and change into an evolving administration that could use some.

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Kathleen Parker: Simply put, Trump's not fit to lead

As the first presidential debate approaches, fists clench, jaws tighten and invectives giggle in anticipation. Game on!

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Kathleen Parker: Hillary's deplorable basket case

She didn’t want to say she was sick.

Hillary Clinton, that is, who recently has suffered coughing fits followed Sunday by... Read more

Kathleen Parker: If only the animals had a vote

The animal kingdom will have lost one of its staunchest defenders when the Oval Office is abandoned by Barack Obama, who through a series of... Read more

Kathleen Parker: Trump can't fake love of 'the blacks'

When Donald Trump says he has a great relationship with “the Blacks,” I wonder if he also gets along well with the Smiths. We know he’s... Read more

Kathleen Parker: Summer slump: Driven to distraction

Hey, it’s August. It’s what we do.

Apparently, Carlos Danger, aka Anthony Weiner, is still sexting, if you believe his... Read more

Kathleen Parker: Hurray for John Oliver

Every couple of years or so, I feel the need to whine about the plight of newspapers. It’s August. I’m Trumped out. So today’s the day.... Read more

Kathleen Parker: Fox and Friends - with benefits

No one would mistake Roger Ailes for a ladies’ man, at least not without a fistful of dollars — or a garter belt.

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Kathleen Parker: Party conventions were night and day

If political conventions tell us anything beyond the predictable, the one held last week in Cleveland and the other going on this week in... Read more

Kathleen Parker: The campaign that couldn't say 'oops'

Imitation may be the highest form of flattery, but plagiarism, not so much.

This is especially so if you’re Melania Trump... Read more

Kathleen Parker: Nice massacre will loom over conventions

Nice, France.

Of all places.

But of course a terrorist in love with death would choose one of the... Read more

Kathleen Parker: For whom the Trump tolls

Perusing the wires on a deadline morn, I was struck by a constellation of intellectuals struggling to translate the relative meanings of... Read more

Katahleen Parker: Double trouble for The Donald

Watching Hillary Clinton beaming sidewise on stage as Elizabeth Warren taunted Donald Trump brought the Wrigley twin ditty to mind: Double... Read more

Kathleen Parker: Trump demonizes the media again

From Shanghai to Paris to Moscow, the world has been watching to see how the U.S. election is affected by the latest terrorist bloodbath on... Read more

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