Daily Archive: June 10, 2018

Mitt Romney

The Third Coming of Mitt Romney

In a hotly contested election year, the most boring US Senate race might prove to have the most impact after the election. Barring something unheard of Mitt Romney is going to become the junior US Senator from Utah. But the former Massachusetts Governor and presidential candidate would not be your typical freshman senator.

Remembering Anthony Bourdain

When you suddenly realize that a person you never met had a significant impact on your adult life.


An examination of Upgrade that will spoil the movie. Do not read if you do not want the movie spoiled.

(I suppose the fact that the movie is spoilable at all is a huge spoiler as well. Sorry about that.)

Retroactive ICYMI

Retroactive: ICYMI From Ordinary Times This Week

Retroactive is a #ICYMI listing of all the great reading from the week that was.
This week’s unique writing on culture and politcs was contributed by @trumwill @suvyboy @vikrambath1 @wvEsquiress @Gar_Stiger @OG_Jaybird @musepolsci @four4thefire and Rufus F