Zeitgeist

A Space to Destroy

The smoke has cleared in Baltimore for now, and one of my favorite American cities...

Baltimore, Marland
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Toeing the Line

Hillary Blames the Cops

Hillary Blames the Cops

Had Freddie Gray been robbed, beaten and left to die in the streets of his Baltimore...

Derbtown

Serving the Tiger

Serving the Tiger

Having already confessed to being a reader of middlebrow fiction, I get occasional...

Britain

Reflections on the English Identity

Reflections on the English Identity

I was standing in Stamford, Lincolnshire on Saturday, admiring as always the...

South of the Border

Africa on the Brink

Africa on the Brink

The governments of Europe are confronting an epochal choice in the Mediterranean. Do...

Lit Crit

Phantoms of Terror

Phantoms of Terror

Phantom Terror, by Adam Zamoyski (Basic Books, 2015). Born in America and raised in...

GOP

The GOP’s Rush to Suicide

The GOP’s Rush to Suicide

The 2016 presidential primary season has kicked off with a veritable Rainbow...

Hollywood

Battle of Wounded Egos

Battle of Wounded Egos

“Blazing Saddles could never get made today.” We all know how virulent political...

Idiocracy

Resisting Capitalism for Fun and Profit

Resisting Capitalism for Fun and Profit

It’s a sign of strength for a man to admit his weaknesses, which is why I freely...

News

The Week That Perished

The Week That Perished

The Week’s Most Temperamental, Detrimental, and Occidental Headlines BRUCE...

National Bankruptcy

The Correct Degree of Culpability

The Correct Degree of Culpability

While in Dublin recently I read an article in the newspaper about the Greek crisis....

RADIO DERB

Cold Numbers

Cold Numbers

Most people, including most of the people paid to write public commentary, are innumerate; and that makes much of what they say worthless.

Idiocracy

10 Reasons Why “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” is Wrong

10 Reasons Why “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” is Wrong

Every time I think the insanity meter on the political correctness machine has...