The Mainstream Media is Fake News

  Andrew Klavan for Prager University explains how the Mainstream Media is the essence of Fake News.  We have  hyper partisan journalists who report upon the world through leftist glasses and who will not allow mere reality to stand in the

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Separated at Birth

  With all due respect to Mr. Klavan, the public figure that Bernie Sanders most reminds me of is Pope Francis: 1.Both are socialists with very little work experience in the private sector. 2.Both are popular on college campuses with

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Anger Trumps Reason

  Hattip to commenter Greg Mockeridge.  Many politicians deceive people with false promises to win election.  With Trump, he tells his followers, if they would only listen, that he is feeding them a line of hooey that he has no

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Narcissism and Love

  Andrew Klavan’s beloved dog is dying and he springboards that sad fact for a powerful meditation on a media that mourns a dead lion while attempting to conceal the deeds of Planned Parenthood Worse Than Murder, Inc., that traffics in

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Science Fakers

  Law Professor Elizabeth Foley nails it at Instapundit: THEY’RE NOT SCIENCE DENIERS, THEY’RE SCIENCE FAKERS: What is it about progressives and their manipulation of scientific data?  It’s not just global warming climate change; now it’s social science on gay marriage.

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Of Magical Thinking and Leftist Economics

I have often thought that Leftists must believe that unicorns or good fairies bring wealth, because their approach to economics always requires magical thinking.  Seattle has mandated a $15.00 an hour minimum wage.  Predictably businesses unable to pay the increase

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50 Shades of Barack Obama

  As in most abusive relationships between adults, the abuser is the chief villain while the abused shows a severe deficit of common sense.  That basically sums up American history since 2008.

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Hey, You’re So Welcome!

A nice spoof by Andrew Klavan of the demonization of white Christian men that seems to be an essential feature of the contemporary left in this country.  What was started by the Founding Fathers, as pointed out by Lincoln in the stirring

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Klavan Explains Racism as Epithet

The absolute worst I have ever been treated, the worst things that have been done to me, the worst things that have been said about me, are by northern liberal elites, not by the people of Savannah, Georgia. Justice Clarence

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The End of Debate

    A popular tactic on the left today, and for the past several decades in this country for that matter, is to strong arm adversaries and shout them down.  Faithful readers of this blog will recall the “feminist studies”

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International Men’s Day

Fine Klavan, just so long as it doesn’t involve beating on drums and eating half done steaks prepared by other men!  My sainted Mother, and what a formidable lady she was, had an interesting response to feminism:  “Why on Earth would

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Klavan on Pope Benedict

Andrew Klavan, the mystery writer and humorist I have often quoted on this blog, is a big fan of the Pope: Pope Benedict, as I’ve said before, is the Last European, by which I mean the last great man and

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Klavan: Gloom Begone!

    Andrew Klavan writes a column and notes reasons for optimism in our winter of discontent: 1. Fracking. As I’ve said before, Obama and the EPA will ultimately be splatter on the windshield of this progress. There’s energy in

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Klavan, Smith and Friedman On Crony Capitalism

Ah the next four years are going to be so enjoyable.  When it comes to crony capitalism Adam Smith said it well: “The proposal of any new law or regulation of commerce which comes from this order [that is, ‘those

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Klavan: Obama Fantasy Ending

Andrew Klavan at City Journal explains how the media creation Obama ended with the debate this week: The Obama of the imagination is the media’s Obama. Out of their fascination with the color of his skin and their mindless awe

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Klavan on Obamanomics

Thank you Klavan for explaining it all for us!  This clip from the right wing network CBS sums up our present economic condition quite nicely:

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The New York Times and the Hive Mind

        Arthur Brisbane was the Public Editor (ombudsman) for The New York Times.  In his last column he made this observation:   I also noted two years ago that I had taken up the public editor duties believing

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The Dark Knight Rises: A Film for the Age of Obama

I saw the film The Dark Knight Rises with my family last week.  I thought it went on too long, some of the various plot threads were confusing and the film required too much suspension of disbelief, above and beyond

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In Praise of Gendercide

  The ever insightful and hilarious Andrew Klavan put on his Jonathan Swift hat a few weeks ago and wrote a column in praise of gendercide: The House of Representatives this past week fell short of the two-thirds majority needed

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Hit the Road Obama

The Road we Traveled is an Obama campaign video directed by Davis Guggenheim who directed Al Gore’s mendacious An Inconvenient Truth, and narrated by Tom Hanks, taking a break apparently from starring in Catholic bashing Dan Brown flicks.    The film

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Green Jobs Answer Man!

Right you are Green Jobs Answer Man!  In regard to Wind Energy, take away the tax subsidies and the entire industry would die: Let’s take it back to 1992. The parents are watching Murphy Brown, the kids are watching Full

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David Mamet, Liberals, Israel and Blood Sacrifice

  Playwright David Mamet has an interesting column in the Wall Street Journal today examing hostility towards Israel on the Left: The Liberal West has, for decades, indulged itself in an orgy of self-flagellation. We have enjoyed comfort and security,

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Green Jobs and other Myths

      Thank you Cartoon Klavan!  Green jobs aren’t quite as rare as unicorns, but they are quite expensive.  The notorious right wing rag, The Washington Post, has reported that the Obama administration has spent 19 billion of our money

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Hollywood Is Just Too Conservative

  It has long amused me that in a country with 40% of the population considering themselves to be conservatives, we have an entertainment industry so dominated by a political point of view that regards conservatives with contempt.  Andrew Klavan,

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Bloopers Happen

Ah yes, Klavan on the culture, in any organization bloopers do tend to happen, a thought that does occur to me whenever I race into my secretary’s office saying I can’t find a file that I need for court in

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Big Bird Exposed!

Well done Klavan on the Culture!  Back in the halcyon days of my youth we could get in three television stations, one of them fairly fuzzy, and radio consisted of about 10 stations that we could get clearly.  Why in an age

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Remember Obama Worship?

This Klavan on the Culture is from October 8, 2009.  What a difference two years have made in the fortunes of Mr. Obama, with his reelect number now down to 41%.  However, as a cautionary tale we should never forget the

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Klavan v. The Right Wing Devils

  Right you are Klavan on the Culture!  Conservative talk show personalities do owe a great debt to one group which has contributed more to their success that any other group:  Liberals.   Many liberals, through their over the top hatred

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Tips For Pundits.

Right you are Klavan on the Culture!  If I may add to your list of tips for pundits: 4.     Do not pontificate on subjects that you are bone ignorant of. 5.     Remember that taking a middle course on an issue

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Hey, You Filthy Right-Wing Bigots: Stop the Hate!

Ah, but Klavan on the Culture, Conservatives, because of their ideas, are by definition always uncivil, while Liberals are always civil, at least according to the Mainstream Media, also known as the Media fewer and fewer people pay attention to.  Ed Morrissey

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