Author: Tod Kelly


The Race at Pooh Corner

Because Politics and Power aren’t things which you get, they’re things which get you. And all you can do is to go where they can find you.


Thanks to CK

A thank you to Mr. MacLeod, and a head’s up to everyone else.



How The Man from U.N.C.L.E. succeeds in a way almost no other movie made from a classic TV show ever does.


The Slippery Slope of the Slippery Slope

To be fair, Slippery Slope arguments can at times be highly predictive. But that doesn’t mean they aren’t still a blight on clear thinking and honest discourse.


Be Bigger than Them

In which the aftermath of the Paris attacks illustrate how incapable we can be of recognizing who our enemies truly are.


America Indentured, Part II: Villains

In which I follow the money in search of an answer to this question:

Who was really responsible for a modern slave state on American soil?