Monday, July 26, 2010

Bald Eagles

July 26, 2010

The Miller family just returned from its annual trip to northern Michigan. On Saturday morning, I took a couple of my kids fishing (total catch: five perch, one bluegill). On the way back to the dock, we spotted a bald eagle perched at the top of a tree next to the lake. Then it swooped […]

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Baldly Back

July 26, 2010

NATIONAL REVIEW April 30, 2007 BALDLY BACK Guess what? Our national bird is flourishing JOHN J. MILLER In February, a group of birdwatchers spotted something that no living person had ever seen before: a bald-eagle nest within the city limits of Philadelphia. “It’s the first one that we know about for sure since the Revolutionary […]

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Vets for Congress

July 26, 2010

A number of war veterans from Iraq and Afghanistan are running for Congress this year–and my latest National Review article covers their candidacies. “We’re taking off our boots and fatigues, putting on our suits and ties, and continuing to serve,” says Allen West, a retired Army lieutenant colonel who was a battalion commander in Iraq […]

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