Category: Politics

greenland 19

Manifest Trumpestiny

Really the Danes should consider the offer. After all, this may be their one chance to sell the island to a President who doesn’t understand the Mercator Projection.

The Hunt 37

Universal Pictures Should Not Cancel “The Hunt”

Is the current political climate too fragile to withstand the release of the violent satire film “The Hunt”? That’s a question best left to American consumers, not the president or his friends in the media.

Joe Biden 60

Who Can Stop Biden?

Over three months into his campaign and two debate rounds later, Joe Biden remains the clear frontrunner. Can anyone else in the race stop him and how can they?

politics 129

Endorsed: Other Options

Symposium: I advise you to consider what you are endorsing with your vote, be that for the election itself, or the Democratic Primary.

mass shooting 11

We Don’t Really Care Why

I don’t know the answer. I just know we will never find it because we can’t leave our corners.

ESPN 139

On Changing The Subject

A place where you can go to get news about sports, sports, sports and not Trump, Trump, Trump.

michael avenatti 11

Indict the System, With an Expert in Indictments

Symposium: There is no “I” in “team” but there is a “me”, and there is an “I” in Avenatti, and both are in “nominee.” You see what needs to happen here.

Elizabeth Warren 26

Elizabeth Warren, Regulator

Symposium: The answer to the question, “Who are you voting for?” is clear: It’s Warren E, and she’s here to Regulate.

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The Moderate Case For Kirsten Gillibrand

Symposium: Symposium: She might not have many positions of her own that are agreeable but the ability to shift them at the drop of a hat is not one that should be ignored.

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Kevin Williamson’s Smallest World

A radical libertarian manifesto that deserves to be taken seriously – and rejected. A Review of Kevin Williamson’s “The Smallest Minority: Independent Thinking in the Age of Mob Politics”

pete buttigieg 48

Mayor Pete

Symposium: I think a Buttigieg presidency would be incredibly boring. And frankly, I could use a bit of boring right now. Vote for Mayor Pete. And maybe, if we’re lucky, we can occasionally forget that he’s President.

Joe Biden 61

Who Are We Kidding? Vote for Biden

Symposium: You want someone who can beat Trump. That’s the most important issue. Hell, that’s the ONLY issue. And Joe Biden can beat Trump.

Amy Klobuchar 13

Amy, I Think I Could Stay With You

Amy’s focus on sensible changes rather than sweeping reforms earned her the derisive nickname “the Senator of small things.” Maybe that focus on small things is the way to go.