The site is undergoing some work that should be completed within 24 hours, but one unfortunate result is that my appearances schedule has temporarily disappeared from the home page. So I thought I’d mention here that in addition to the Orlando appearance this Sunday, I’ll also be… Read More
Gee, I can’t imagine why. You mean someone might not trust Hank Paulson on the economy? Only sheer perversity can account for this! Slate’s Jacob Weisberg is appalled that Americans won’t just shut up and do as their overlords tell them. Here’s my reply .
Constitution Day: (n.) Observed on September 17, the day on which federally funded American educational institutions, themselves unconstitutional, are unconstitutionally required to teach about the Constitution.
A panel of neoconservatives was asked to choose the top American conservative books of all time. Left completely off the entire list is anything by Russell Kirk, Richard Weaver, or Robert Nisbet. Instead, we get either the most predictable and perfunctory answers (e.g., The Federalist (Papers) and Democracy in America ) or biographies… Read More
Opponents of the War on Drugs sometimes argue that the artificially elevated profits — because of artificially elevated drug prices — that drug dealers enjoy thanks to criminalization have caused all kinds of havoc, particularly in minority neighborhoods. Young kids get the wrong kind of… Read More