Idiocracy

Talking Down to the Blacks

A new study from Yale and Princeton shows that only white liberals are dumb enough to thin...

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City of Brotherly Love Lost

Last March, the Philadelphia city government ended its working relationship with two Chris...

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Occam’s Condom

If you’re a black woman living in Los Angeles County—as I’m sure many of our readers...

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The Centrist Illusion

Like many of us, Michael Shermer is troubled by America’s increasing polarization. In a ...

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Diversity Bridge Is Falling Down, My Fair Lady

Well, that is damned inconvenient. A state-of-the-art pedestrian bridge hailed as the inev...

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The Problem With White Guys These Days

Hey, what the heck is wrong with white guys these days? It’s easy to find people eager t...

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Thomas Alva Edison

Lost Edisons

Should white men be blamed or thanked for inventing most of the technology that makes our ...

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Charles Manson

We Are All Charles Manson Now

Charles Manson, who for decades existed as an emblem of wide-eyed 60s idealism gone fatall...

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The Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library at Yale University

Dumb and Dumber

Are campus leftists getting dumber? It sure seems that way. For example, a black activist...

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How the Internet Made Us Authors and Most Authors Awful

In the spirit of the primped humility that is clitsch, "€œI"€™m not going to lie"€:...

Politics

Alexander Hamilton by John Trumbull

Bordering on Success

Donald Trump's era of influence may turn out to be a flash in the pan like that of previou...

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Kim Kardashian and Kanye West

A Dummy’s Guide to Lowbrow Culture

After 9/11, Vanity Fair editor Graydon Carter declared "€œthe end of the age of irony."...

Politics

To Hell With Safe Spaces

Scene: The Cambridge University Union in, as I remember, 1958. The invited speaker, Sir Os...

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Joseph Stiglitz

When Mediocrity Strikes

I think I too could be a Nobel Prize winner in economics"€”at least if an interview with...