Hugh Hewitt

Why Not an Open Convention?

A modest proposal.

May 5, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 32 • By HUGH HEWITT



A Unified Theory of the Old Media Collapse

Asymmetrical tolerance and the collapse of Big Media credibility: How 2004 brought doom to legacy media.

7:30 PM, Dec 28, 2004

Journalism and Mosul

The New York Times uses the bombing in Mosul to attack President Bush--and show their true colors.

7:30 AM, Dec 23, 2004

The Year of the Blog

An anti-Christian hit piece lets Newsweek become the latest big media organization to be debunked by the blogosphere.

11:00 PM, Dec 15, 2004

Watching the Signs

The race for 2008 is already underway on the Republican side, you just have to know what to look for.

11:00 PM, Dec 8, 2004

Death by Committee

What the Groningen Protocol says about our world, and where it might lead next.

11:00 PM, Dec 1, 2004

A Christmas Carol for Target

The retail giant has given the Salvation Army the cold shoulder this holiday season. Perhaps they should read Dickens.

11:00 PM, Nov 23, 2004

Man of the Year

Time magazine can--should--must name George W. Bush "Man of the Year." So they probably won't.

11:00 PM, Nov 17, 2004

A National Party?

What Zell Miller can teach Republicans about Arlen Specter.

11:00 PM, Nov 10, 2004

The End of the Sixties

More than a win for conservatism, Bush's victory marks the end, finally, of the '60s.

11:00 PM, Nov 3, 2004

The Commander-in-Chief

This election is about September 11 and the war on terror, but it's also about who is best fit to be America's commander-in-chief.

12:00 AM, Oct 28, 2004

Mama T on Moms

Teresa Heinz Kerry pulls off the rare and amusing triple gaffe.

12:00 AM, Oct 21, 2004

A Pretty Good Hand

With a strong performance in the third debate, President Bush is sitting on a good hand. Senator Kerry is grasping for an inside straight.

12:04 AM, Oct 14, 2004

Silent But Deadly

John Kerry's much-lauded debate performance is going to continue to dog him--even if the media doesn't know it.

12:00 AM, Oct 7, 2004

On Notice

Jim Lehrer and the rest of the old media should know that they have to play it straight tonight.

12:00 AM, Sep 30, 2004

Ghosting for Les

The speech CBS's president Les Moonves needs to give.

12:00 AM, Sep 23, 2004

Call in Congress

Why Congress should hold hearings on CBS's 60 Minutes forgery scandal.

12:00 AM, Sep 16, 2004

One Weekend in April, A Long Time Ago . . .

What John Kerry thought about the Sandinistas in Nicaragua.

12:00 AM, Sep 9, 2004

"If only I can get to America."

Arnold reminds us why, despite everything, the political conventions are wonderful events.

3:40 PM, Sep 1, 2004

The Wrong Question

It isn't a question of whether or not John Kerry opposes same-sex marriage. The question is whether or not he'll fight to save traditional marriage.

12:00 AM, Aug 26, 2004

A Historian's Tour of Duty

Waiting for Douglas Brinkley to come out and share what he knows about John Kerry's Cambodia adventure.

12:00 AM, Aug 19, 2004

The Weekly Standard Archives

Browse 20 Years of the Weekly Standard

Old covers

Recent Blog Posts