Zeitgeist

The War on the Way We Were

The War on the Way We Were

When I first heard that the newest mayor of New York’s first action in office was to...

Oh Canada!

The Man Who Almost Became Toronto’s Crazy Mayor

The Man Who Almost Became Toronto’s Crazy Mayor

George Smitherman is supposed to be the mayor of Toronto. During the 2010 election,...

Media

All the News Their Bias Allows

All the News Their Bias Allows

One of the great but perverse pleasures of my life when I’m in New York City is to...

The Untold Story

Same Old Neocons

Same Old Neocons

During these holidays we should take a second and send our best wishes to the neocons,...

South of the Border

Man’s Eternal Struggle for Self-Importance

Man’s Eternal Struggle for Self-Importance

Chile is one of many faraway countries of which I know nothing, but I was intrigued to...

Deep Thoughts

A Sozzled Apprehension of Politics

A Sozzled Apprehension of Politics

I am seated in front of the Optiplex, drinking Padre Kino red and garnering insight....

Derbtown

Caligula in Pyongyang

Caligula in Pyongyang

You remember Caligula. John Hurt played him with creepy malignity in the old BBC...

Zeitgeist

The Progressive Roots of Prohibition

The Progressive Roots of Prohibition

December 5, 2013 was the 80th annual Repeal Day, AKA the day that Prohibition was...

International Affairs

Is Putin One of Us?

Is Putin One of Us?

Is Vladimir Putin a paleoconservative? In the culture war for mankind’s future, is he...

Looking Back

South Africa’s Dubious Liberation

South Africa’s Dubious Liberation

The unctuous pseudo-grief in the West after Nelson Mandela’s death at the good age of...

High Life

A Safe Christmas for Christians in the Holy Land

A Safe Christmas for Christians in the Holy Land

This Christmas our thoughts need to be with our fellow Christians who are being...

Russia Watch

Pity the Poor Ukrainians

Pity the Poor Ukrainians

Pity the poor Ukrainians. Theirs is a vast country, fertile of soil and rich in...

International Affairs

Reagan Was Right on South Africa

Reagan Was Right on South Africa

“Apartheid is an affront to human rights and human dignity. Normal and friendly...

The Untold Story

Mandela: What the Obits Omit

Mandela: What the Obits Omit

When the kind-faced mocha Yoda named Nelson Mandela passed into the great beyond last...

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