Anders Behring Breivik

Oh, What a Lovely Race War!

I don’t revisit my old work. I’ve been writing this weekly column for four and a half ...

Deep Thoughts

Louis Farrakhan

Louis Farrakhan Is Hilarious, So Leave Him Alone

Last week the cancerously large social-media website Facebook and its narcissism-enabling ...

Vile Bodies

Michael Cohen

Rat Tales

Nobody likes a rat. No one outside of his immediate family will be sad to see Michael Cohe...


George Washington

The Week That Perished

The Week’s Most Dissipated, Obliterated, and Eviscerated Headlines GEORGE WASHINGTO...

The Untold Story

Greta Thunberg

Youth Is Wasted on the Idealists

There are several public figures from whose faces I feel compelled to avert my gaze, so ir...

High Life

Big Man on Campus

Charlottesville is an enchanting Virginia college town graced by the neoclassical architec...

Cultural Caviar

New York Public Library

The Fight Against Politically Correct Literature

In recent columns I’ve argued that Steven Pinker, Kevin Williamson, and others are terri...

Joe Bob's America

Samsung Sero

You, Too, Can Live Inside Your Phone

LONDON, Ontario—The great thing about living among Canadians for a few days is that they...


Maya Angelou Street Art, Montreal

Just Say No to Saying Sorry

Woke is the concept that everything must be inclusive and inoffensive. Oh dear! Being hype...

Lit Crit

Hadrian's Wall

Barriers Against Barbarism

One of the most fashionable manifestations of Trump derangement syndrome—the assumption ...

Oy Vey!

E(race)ing History

Another Passover come and gone. And with the weather getting warm and dry here in L.A., I...

Cultural Caviar

Manhattan Bridge

Le Dîner de Cons

There are reasons I don’t like to venture from the Upper East Side. I was reminded of se...


Kate Smith

The Week That Perished

The Week’s Most Perverted, Diverted, and Disconcerted Headlines SPORTS TEAMS BAN KA...

High Life

Feel Free Again

NEW YORK—David Niven’s younger son Jamie, now an old man like yours truly and a bit ov...