Monthly Archives: February 2020

Russia isn’t Attacking Our Democratic System

Our own ruling class is. Tucker Carlson had a few things to say about our so-called ruling class. The first part of the monologue was quite good so I went looking for a transcript. Which I found. The first few … Continue reading

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A Tyranny of the Good

Oh, this is profound: Of all tyrannies, a tyranny sincerely exercised for the good of its victims may be the most oppressive. It would be better to live under robber barons than under omnipotent moral busybodies. The robber baron’s cruelty … Continue reading

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The Joe Biden Theory and the Ukrainian macguffin

The left has proven over the last few years that it can’t meme, and they can’t conspiracy theory either. This is very good. In homage to just how good it it, I’m using (borrowing, horking) the subject from that post. … Continue reading

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Thirty Rounds to Hunt

True dis. Democrats say “If you need 30 rounds to hunt, you suck at hunting” I say “If you need a disarmed society in order for you to govern, you suck at governing”.

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Oikophobia Revisited

Some time ago, I provided a helpful definition. At the time I neglected to include other interesting aspects about its usage. For example, from the intro at Wikipedia, there’s this: In 1808 the poet and essayist Robert Southey used the … Continue reading

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NeverTrumpers Examined

John Hayward always has an interesting perspective and this time it’s about Never Trumpers (see especially the bolded section). NeverTrumpers claim they’re only on board with getting a Dem elected for one term, because they hate Trump – and more … Continue reading

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The Marketplace of Ideas

I’ve seen something like this before and I think – thought anyway – that I may’ve blogged it. But alas, I can’t find anything else and so, this, a fine example in its own right will have to do: [I]f … Continue reading

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Gentry Liberalism

I moved the following commentary from this post a few days ago because it is interesting on its own and not as a mere aside. There were a few comments that disagreed with Adrian Vermeule’s tweet. To which Mr Vermeule … Continue reading

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Nice and Succinct

NEVER FORGET – Barack Obama weaponized the IRS, the State Dept, the DOJ, and the FBI. He targeted citizens, journalists and political orgs that opposed him via law enforcement. And he oversaw a conspiracy to spy on a presidential candidate. … Continue reading

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A Desolate Post-Christian Dystopia

I don’t quite know how to approach this, but I think it is worth noting. Instapundit has, for a while now, linked to the writings of Adrian Vermeule, a Harvard law professor. He’s usually interesting in an off-beat, meta- sort … Continue reading

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