September 29th, 2020
Ron DeSantis, governor of Florida, held a virtual roundtable yesterday featuring Harvard Medical School’s Martin Kulldorff, and Michael Levitt and Jay Bhattacharya of Stanford.Every minute of it is worth watching. No...
August 13th, 2020
I don’t make a habit of cheering for politicians, as you surely know. But holy cow. Kristi Noem, governor of South Dakota, has been outstanding. She refused to lock down her state. The crazies went berserk.
May 4th, 2020
Science is not a neat set of infallible statements but an ongoing search for the truth. “The Science(TM)” has been all over the place in this crisis: how the virus spreads and doesn’t spread, the role of children (do they...
December 2nd, 2019
Pro-government, anti-entrepreneur memes spread like wildfire on social media, particularly Facebook.A recent one criticizes Jeff Bezos on the grounds that his $98.5 million to help the homeless just isn’t enough.
October 31st, 2019
None of this is true. I have never in my life met anyone who thinks “people exist to serve the market” and that if they cannot be profitable “their life has no value.”
July 18th, 2019
Apparently someone had been using a spool of rope normally used for medical procedures to practice tying a “Uni Knot,” which is used in fishing. He left the knot in place when he returned the spool to the storage area. Well...
April 24th, 2019
I thought I was already as jaded as one could be.But the media’s response to the Mueller report takes things to a whole new level of Orwell.
March 22nd, 2019
The bad guys tried sticking it to Jordan Peterson, but as usual, he comes out ahead.No, I don’t always agree with him. But for heaven’s sake the man is a phenomenon. When was the last time a university professor got 100+...
January 30th, 2019
Good old Twitter. Whenever I’m unsure what to write about, a fellow like this comes along:
August 26th, 2020
Risch goes on to recall that Dr. Anthony Fauci, who has resolutely denied any benefit from hydroxychloroquine, was similarly obstructionist (the similarity is almost eerie) in 1987, in the face of the AIDS epidemic.
August 11th, 2020
It’s college football players, and the #WeWantToPlay movement.
December 3rd, 2019
Daniel McCarthy, editor of Modern Age, joins me to discuss recent articles of his, including in the New York Times, on the Democratic primary, the Democrats’ battle plan with regard to Donald Trump, and...
November 26th, 2019
For thousands of years, taxation has shaped history both openly and in ways that are more obscure. Dominic Frisby takes us through a whirlwind tour of the history of taxation, full of outrage and insight, and stories even...
August 20th, 2019
There’s something fundamentally deranged about politics.I realize I’m not telling you anything you don’t already know.But in general, people don’t talk like this. Beto O’Rourke surely understands that this statement is...
May 6th, 2019
We can now add another item to the list of things we’re not allowed to say.Chase Bank got raked over the coals by the outrage factory the other day when it posted a Tweet that went as follows:
March 25th, 2019
The Bolshevik Revolution was one of the worst events in human history.That scarcely seems debatable.Some deluded folks try to pretend Joseph Stalin hijacked what had originally been a noble cause. This is what my professor...
February 26th, 2019
This is what the progressive left believes — and to add insult to injury, they actually think it’s “Economics 101.”
November 13th, 2018
On Twitter the other day I noted that Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who said she couldn’t afford a D.C. apartment until she started getting paid as a member of Congress, would fit right in with her fellow legislators.An expense...