Pope Francis, get thee some knowledge or shut up

Pope Francis is shooting his mouth off so ignorantly lately it’s no longer blasphemous to point out that he is unqualified to be commenting on economic or scientific issues or politics. John Hinderaker at Powerline Blog has this post, Pope … Continue reading

Poppy Harlow interview of Sheriff David Clarke

Sheriff Clarke: “Al Sharpton is a vulgar human being, he is divisive, and he spews hate.” Poppy Harlow: “Are you saying there is no merit to these protests?” Sheriff Clarke: “None whatsoever, unequivocal. None.” Black on Black crime is what … Continue reading

The first sexual revolution

Two centuries before the Swinging Sixties the weakening of social customs caused by the Industrial Revolution led to a modest transformation in people’s sexual behaviour, says Emma Griffin in an essay from a few months ago, Sex and the Industrial … Continue reading

Gruber in 2009: Obamacare NOT affordable

From the Daily Caller: Gruber said that Obamacare had no cost controls in it and would not be affordable in an October 2009 policy brief, presented here exclusively by The DC. At the time, Gruber had already personally counseled Obama in the Oval … Continue reading

How to defeat ISIS — It’s rather simple actually

From the New York Times, 12/28/2014: Maj. Gen. Michael K. Nagata, commander of American Special Operations forces in the Middle East, sought help this summer in solving an urgent problem for the American military: What makes the Islamic State so … Continue reading

Who benefits from American Tribal Warfare?

Self-serving politicians, unions, and race hustlers benefit from stirring up racial tensions, according to Glenn Reynolds writing in USA Today: This is a tragedy, but not a surprise. Tribalism is the default state of humanity: The tendency to defend our … Continue reading

Rudy Giuliani sticks to his story on Face The Nation

I wish more Republicans had the guts to do what Giuliani does. He says what he thinks, and what he thinks is usually popular with ordinary people. That irks the media, and so they ask him if he wants to … Continue reading