Niall Ferguson (sort of) Apologizes for Claiming Gay People Don’t Care About the Future

By: Wednesday May 8, 2013 9:25 am

Harvard historian Niall Ferguson has a history of saying inflammatory nonsense to get attention. But recently while trying to sex up an attack on his long dead intellectual nemesis, John Maynard Keynes, Ferguson went way too far in his endless quest to widen the eyes of his audience.

 

Honoring Those Who Say “No”

By: Saturday May 26, 2012 9:00 am

On this Memorial Day weekend, I give thanks for Hugh Thompson, Jr., Glenn Andreotta, and Lawrence Colburn, who courageously and properly said “no” in the face of misguided fellow soldiers and superiors.

When I hear someone say “thank you for your service” to a member of the military, I think of these three, who embodied the best of what “service to your country” is, in the face of others who embodied that service at its worst.

Addicted To Crazy

By: Tuesday July 5, 2011 6:01 pm

Forget being drowned in a bathtub; America’s going to get stabbed to death in an alley.

A Black, a Puerto Rican, and Five Jews Go Into a Bar Exam…

By: Saturday May 15, 2010 7:00 pm

Pat Buchanan who has a soft spot in his heart for anything Master Racesque is very concerned that Elana Kagan will upset the delicate balance on the Supreme Court between Catholics and the people who killed their blond-haired blue-eyed-savior, and so he wants to know why Democrats don’t pick an Irish or Polish Catholic guy like Republicans always do.

Welcome to the Era of Pre-Justice

By: Tuesday March 23, 2010 5:15 pm

Justice in 21st century America is dominated by a coalition of the executive and legislative branches of the government, rather than the judicial branch.

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