Daily Archive: November 3, 2009

Pop Quiz

Here’s a thumbsucker for all you would-be communitarians. Was the following published at Alternet or Front Porch Republic?

How could this happen?

Having read Glenn Greenwald for some time now, I was beginning to think I had lost the capacity to be shocked by the excesses of the War on Terror. Then this happened: It’s not...

Dylan Revisionism

Noted Creed apologist Joe Carter points us to this sure-to-be contentious Bob Dylan takedown. Let the arguments begin!

Stirring the Pot

Via Alex Massie, here’s a telling example of the United States helping dissidents by minding its own business:

Frum Forum?

I hate to say it, but I really don’t like the new name.  Frum Forum?  New Majority may not have been perfect, but I just don’t think Frum Forum really….works.  I would have just...

Why I Voted For Daggett

While I don’t think Corzine’s been as bad for New Jersey as most people seem to think (the Dems in the Assembly and Senate being a much different story), there was never any chance...

Two Quick Responses

At the risk of sounding overly nitpicky, I think E.D. is being a little imprecise when he attributes minority voting preferences to simple “populism”: I think a lot of minority voters aren’t so much...