Today's Commentary: We should celebrate the mutual values of the United States and Israel -- Happy Independence Day America -- A terrific piece by Ed Driscoll -- Remind me again why we haven't replaced the IRS with the Fair Tax -- Moral standards are necessary -- Evening Edition - Daily Verse

When a lie gets repeated so often that everyone thinks it’s true, it’s called “conventional wisdom” – maybe because it happens so often at political conventions. These days, the conventional wisdom is that Americans are clamoring for European-style, cradle-to-grave Socialism Lite. Don’t buy it.