Impeachment: It’s Another Kavanaugh

The articles were sent to the Senate. A solemn procession led by a black woman brought them over. This was super serious. At the same time, we saw the new, shocking, amazing, and mind-blowing revelations from a Ukrainian associate of Rudy. Not really. Lev Parnas showed up on Rachel Maddow’s show to allege something vague…

Ten Friday Reads 1/17/20

No commentary this week, so I will provide ten reads… Trumpism After Trump – This report in Harpers covers the National Conservativism conference. The funniest sequence is the reporter following Moldbug around and referring to him as The Dark Knight throughout that sequence. Corrupt Nutrition Science – This article on the wave of anger and…

The Last Anglo

Sir Roger Scruton is no longer among us. His life and his contributions have, (nihil nisi bonum) a very mixed reception in our circles – a reception they no doubt deserve. His passing, however, gives us an opportunity to reflect why they receive the mixed response they have enjoyed since the coming of age of…

Turn Trans Outrage Into Action

The cycle of news items involving the trans crowd is trans individual gets the power of the state or media to put xim or xir on a pedestal to rub this new power in the face of some hapless individual who just wants to run a waxing shop, send teenagers to the right bathroom or…

The Obsession With Work

Andrew Yang is the last minority standing in the DNC field. His success is a mix of his reddit appeal, his genuine charm and UBI. The UBI idea is one to watch as this will gain traction with each election cycle. It is a cope for our economic issues not a solution to root problems….

How government works

Apropos of this politically illiterate gem, I feel it is time to go over some basics. You see, in a state of nature, every man is free and possessed of certain inalienable rights. They encounter each other, and use their faculties to delegate powers to a government to secure their lives, liberties, and property. Whenever…

Impeachment: Useful Stick For Israel

The articles of impeachment shuffle on over to the Senate for the trial. This is a joke but one group of US Senators decided to use it for their advantage. Sorry not their advantage but Israel’s. President Trump has stated that he felt pressure to do the strike on Suleimani from GOP Senators who used…

War Hysteria + Friday Reads 1/10/20

In the course of a week, America went from annoyance and shame at our monstrous embassy in Iraq being protested and attacked (sort of) to shitting its pants after President Trump ordered a drone hit on a special General in Iran because finally, finally America looked to have droned or bombed someone who could punch…

Spies Like Us

A few illusions have been shattered in the Trump era. The illusion of pundit expertise melted in the election cycle. The illusion or hope that the media would get anything right evaporated. A major illusion that has not stood the test of the Trump era is that our intelligence community is competent. Like the other…

Cultural Content Opportunity: Comics

Submission by G Editor’s Note: As we discuss the death of culture from the present progressive controlled channels, we do need to offer alternatives. What are your ideas? If you have them, send them in. If people respond, network and build. Let’s see if I remember the names of the different American comic book ages….