Friday Reads

On a family vacation right now, so no time for an essay. I do have links to share. Nicholas Wade has a report that covers the idea that covid was man-made and escaped the lab. Evidence mounts up but procedural outcomes will be manipulated to prevent a full audit. The struggle against the Great Reset…

The Left’s Paradigm Shift

The left loves to talk about the path of progress as a never-ceasing arc of history. There is a linear progression to everything. One is either on the right side of history or an evil obstacle to inevitable progress. This is a hustle as Gaetano Mosca noted that most of the rationale of democracy promoters…

Misinformation & Friday Reads

James Carville did an interview where he said everyone knows wokeness is a problem. For his team, he wanted them to talk in better language to reach people and shimmy out of the accusation that the left is a coastal party. Carville wants people talking like regular people talk. Carville is encouraging the left to…

Hollywood Is Relevant

Submitted by a filmbuff The Academy Awards broadcast on Sunday received the lowest ratings in ages. They garnered fewer than 10 million viewers. This is a steep drop not just from the prior year but the steady 40 million viewers the Academy Awards mustered for the last twenty years. The right crowed about the low…

Under The Information Ocean

Conspiracy theories flood the discourse. They were once the topic for crazy newsletters with rabid followers. Now any subculture or political faction engages in what would formerly be called conspiracy theory research. In 2018, Under the Silver Lake debuted with little media push. It grossed barely any money. It did capture the world Americans find…

Bodycams & Friday Reads

The left pounced on the Columbus shooting immediately. One problem. Bodycams. There was clear cut footage of the event, which showed very clearly how split second decisions are made. He saved a life but took a life. People see it and can understand. This saved Columbus from arson, and it saved that cop and police…

Almost Killed Me

“Don’t strive after finality. Nothing is final except an idea, or an ideal. That can never grow. But eternity is, livingly, the unceasing creation after creation after creation, and heaven is to live onwards, and hell is to hold back. Ah, how many times have I, myself, been shattered and born again, how many times…

Trial Update: Can Chauvin Find an Irrational Juror?

You know how effective To Kill a Mockingbird is as regime propaganda from the fact that never gets brought up: That Atticus Finch is a lousy lawyer. He stinks. The whole case is based on the false testimony of a lying harlot, yet he doesn’t think to sequester the harlot to make sure can’t line…

The Shootings Will Continue

Submitted by long time, first time News alerts about shootings appear to have picked up. The gun forums are aware The narrative must be forming for whatever compromise reform will come in the near future. Forget compromise. If a parliamentarian decrees the Democrats can get a third reconciliation vote, they can consider new gun taxes…

Packing The Court & Friday Reads

The Biden administration has moved swiftly to implement a wide range of the left wing agenda. You knew this. Normies did not. Voting law loosening, huge muni bailouts, reparations, and now they turn towards packing the Supreme Court. Biden was a Trojan Horse and this was a theme that Trump lightly touched on in his…