Cultural Caviar

Rekindled Fires

Rekindled Fires

For a number of reasons I am fond of reading books of essays by literary...

Zeitgeist

Surrendering to Death

Surrendering to Death

Eagles of Death Metal recently finished a Canadian tour and I got to sit down with...

High Life

Southbound Salvation

Southbound Salvation

New York—It was the best of times—downtown—and the worst of times—uptown....

Moolah

The Debt Offensive

The Debt Offensive

God help Donald Trump’s critics. The paroxysms they have after the...

Elections

Springtime for Donald Trump

Springtime for Donald Trump

If you strip away the swastikas and goose-stepping, The Producers is, at heart, a...

Diversity Training

Kerry’s Wrong Address

Kerry’s Wrong Address

There’s been a lot of talk about Trump as the so-called “alt-right”...

Shaidle Unchained

Yankee Come Back!

Yankee Come Back!

I know there are married couples comprised of one liberal and one conservative,...

Elections

Who Promoted Private Ryan?

Who Promoted Private Ryan?

Forty-eight hours after Donald Trump wrapped up the Republican nomination with a...

Media

Kristol’s At It Again

Kristol’s At It Again

“Mitt in Talks for 3rd Party Bid” ran the Boston Herald’s headline this...

Diversity Training

Affirmative Action for Black Serial Killers

Affirmative Action for Black Serial Killers

It is unlikely that The Grim Sleeper will ever become nearly as famous as other LA...

News

The Week That Perished

The Week That Perished

The Week’s Most Ill-Bred, Misread, and Brain-Dead Headlines TRUMP WINS, GOP...

Deep Thoughts

A Substantial Island

A Substantial Island

The first thing I noticed about the headline of a recent story on the Guardian...

Issue of the Century

Cowards, Go Reproduce Yourselves

Cowards, Go Reproduce Yourselves

Once the French had cleared out of Moscow in October 1812, special commissions...

Oy Vey!

Doing Time on ‘The Daily Show’

Doing Time on ‘The Daily Show’

When someone remotely non-liberal agrees to appear on The Daily Show, they are...

Page 2 of 428 pages  < 1 2 3 4 >  Last ›