Culture Clash

Sentinelese People

The Proper Use of Dead Jews

By now you’ve probably heard the knee-slapper about the millennial missionary who sneake...

The Untold Story

In Defense of Franklin Armstrong

If—like me—you were alarmed and horrified over the Thanksgiving holiday to hear that c...


The Week That Perished

The Week's Most Defective, Subjective, and Corrective Headlines DOG ACCUSED OF RACIST H...

Kids Today

The Dangers of Appeasement

With that almost infallible instinct for making the wrong decision possessed by the Britis...

High Life

Only in New York

What I should have done is gone out and bought a lottery ticket. I’ll explain: The snow ...


Rhodes House, Oxford

Masochistic America

Released last Saturday, this year’s list of American Rhodes Scholars is a remarkable doc...


Judge Reinhold

Bitter Asian Man

Diversity is supposed to be “our strength,” but the interracial romance marketplace ge...


Michelle Obama

The Week That Perished

The Week’s Most Diverse, Averse, and Perverse Headlines MICHELLE OBAMA: PRETTY, YOU...

Cultural Caviar

Witchcraft: The Selfie of the Soul

Like practically everyone else, I look at my phone or turn on my computer as soon as I wak...

High Life

Grandfather Clause

NEW YORK—A little Austrian count was born to my daughter last week in Salzburg, early in...


Jon Stewart at the Emmy's 2015

Jon Stewart’s Fading Legacy

They hiss and shout “Boo!” at Thomas Jefferson and Andrew Jackson for owning slaves, b...

Joe Bob's America

Resisting the Campus Speech Nazis

DENVER—Every time I perform, I start out with a few comments about Safe Spaces and Tr...


Killing Time With the Coen Brothers

The Coen brothers’ eighteenth movie, The Ballad of Buster Scruggs, might be their whites...


Krazy for Killing

It was July 17, 1984, and James Huberty wasn’t feeling well. Something wasn’t right ...