Daily Archives: May 2, 2017

Dialogues in Scrutopia

In The New Criterion, Daniel Mahoney reviews the book Conversations with Roger Scruton, which is a series of interviews Mark Dooley (Scruton’s intellectual biographer) held with the great and incredibly prodigious Roger Scruton: How does one begin to classify the prodigious … Continue reading

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Mexico is a Failed State – Pt. 4,812

Let us count the ways: Mexican authorities have arrested one of the top leaders of the Sinaloa Cartel who is believed to have taken power by force after the arrest of El Chapo… Known as “El Licenciado”, Damaso Lopez jumped … Continue reading

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Andrew Sulllivan on NRx

Andrew Sullivan has a lengthy article in NY Magazine titled “The Reactionary Temptation”. The byline reads: “An open-minded inquiry into the close-minded ideology that is the most dominant political force of our time — and can no longer be ignored.” … Continue reading

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Jared Just Forgot

Jared forgot some info on his disclosure statements: Senior White House adviser Jared Kushner didn’t include his ownership in a real-estate finance company that makes him business partners with George Soros when filing financial disclosure forms, the Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday. Kushner … Continue reading

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FNC: Who is Next to Go?

In the wake of Bill Shine’s exit, The Daily Beast is reporting that Sean Hannity is negotiating his own exit, and could be leaving FNC by the end of the week. Meanwhile, Politico is reporting that Hannity has called a staff-wide … Continue reading

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Stay Classy, CBS

Late night TV hosts used to be folks like Johnny Carson (which Fallon is closest to, despite pressure on him to bash Trump more), but last night we had Stephen Colbert saying of Trump: “The only thing your mouth is … Continue reading

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DNC Head: “No human being is illegal.”

From the new (Hispanic) head of the DNC: Perez asserted that the Democratic party and the immigrant community share the same values, centered around diversity. He claimed that “our nation’s diversity is our greatest strength.” He also expressed frustration with … Continue reading

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