Panetta Gets the Administration the Last Word

Mixes technical military talk with light schtick

Forget 9/11

Or, if you must, celebrate it on 5/2

Dream Land

Houston Rockets center Hakeem Olajuwon was exactly the ambassador for Islam Americans needed after Sept. 11

No Escape

The American Jewish response to Sept. 11 interprets—but doesn’t explain—the anti-Semitism, trauma, and mourning that still linger after the attacks

Quite A Six Months We’ve Had!

That was the half-year that was, on The Scroll

On the Line

Al-Qaida cell phones confirmed Pakistani complicity in the hiding of Osama Bin Laden. That country’s military and intelligence patronage of terrorism requires the United States to take a harder line there.

Sundown: Meet the New Boss (of al-Qaida)

Plus Palin’s ‘Bird-Nose,’ and more

In Plain Sight

The recent arrest of Pakistani nationals in the aftermath of Bin Laden’s death reveals that the operation was the result of internal Middle East politics—and no coup for U.S. spycraft

Sundown: Russia Played Iran

Plus, Mamet Agonistes, Korean Jews, and more

Reading Judith Butler in Old Age

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