High Life

Wengen, Switzerland

Nil Desperandum

Do any of you know what a cisgender is? I just found out. A cisgender is a term describing...

Semantics

To Err Is Human, to Detect Divine

The pedant seeks error, not truth, and delights to find it. Indeed, the search for error m...

Deep Thoughts

The United States of Abstractions

America was founded by British Protestant men. The Constitution, as we read in its Preambl...

Joe Bob's America

Nina Stirs Things Up in Wisconsin

NEW YORK—Well, the neo-Puritans have struck again. A few weeks ago my old friend Nina...

Hollywood

Santa Monica, CA

The High Price of Affordable L.A.

With my hometown of Los Angeles coming back into fashion again, it’s worth wondering whe...

Deep Thoughts

Shaun King

Nonwhite Privilege

Did you hear the one about the white and the Asian who went to court over a black man’s ...

News

Eric Black, Jr.

Stubbing Your Toe While Rushing to Judgment

On Sunday, December 30 2018 near Houston, TX at around 6:50AM, a seven-year-old black girl...

News

The Week That Perished

The Week’s Most Jarring, Marring, and Scarring Headlines SHOULD FAT-SHAMING BE A HATE...

Cultural Caviar

This Property Is Condemned

It is said that Ivan the Terrible ordered that the principal architect of St. Basil’s Ca...

The Untold Story

Psychology’s War on Men

It’s often been pointed out that Jordan Peterson’s huge following is mostly male. And ...

Joe Bob's America

Herb Kelleher and the Flying Bus

NEW YORK—My only conversation with Herb Kelleher happened in the mid-’70s, before he...

Cultural Caviar

The Fundamental Constant of Sociology

With the perennial race-IQ controversy back in the news, due to The New York Times attempt...

Rude Remarks

Louis C.K.

Louis C.K. Beats Off the Mob

When I was growing up, my great passion was comedy. Monty Python, National Lampoon, George...

Zeitgeist

So What If Jesus Was Jewish?

Last time I looked at a map, the Middle East was not part of Europe. Neither is it a part ...