Ad hominems probably aren’t valid. But we can’t get away from them, and we’ll have to learn how to deal with them.
For the amateur chef with an opinionated family, Thanksgiving can be the worst holiday of them all.
It’s the end of the first week and I’ve already spent half of the money I made last summer. If you think offshore sailing is a thrill, try running a small business…!
Life comes at you fast.
Millennials get a bad rap in today’s work force. Maybe it is deserved. Maybe they are being blamed unfairly. A look at two sides of the story.
How small things can release strong memories.
Ann Coulter may have fallen out of favor with mainstream conservatives, but she may be closer to the reins of power than ever before.
Season 3, Episode 13: “A Late Delivery from Avalon”
Pat thinks out loud.
Jaybird goes back to Qatar and thinks about equality, trust, and collaboration.
Matthew Yglesias says the Democratic Party is doomed. Is it?
Jeb Bush’s “gaffes” may be overstated, but the reactions speak volumes about his prospects.
Rick, Morty, and other persons of interest.
Are we not men?
Please hate on the new Laws in the comments section, or add your own!
Is it racist to call the Saudis barbaric for planning to cane an elderly British man for having bottles of homemade wine in his car? Can I say that, objectively speaking, my values are better than the values of these people? Does this have anything to do with Islam?
Sometimes I think I live in a completely different country than the one I read about in the news.
Do Republican primaries tend to have larger fields of candidates. If so, what does it mean?
The challenge, prosperity gospel edition
Democratic Debate Open Thread
Looking for something more interesting to do with your life? The Montauk Catamaran Company is hiring!
The title says it all and Dave says little else.
“Those who eat fugu soup are stupid. Those who don’t eat fugu soup are also stupid.”
Looking beyond the powerhouses, it was an interesting week in college football. Various tidbits about HBCU’s, North Texas, Maryland, USC, and more.
Also, an open thread.
Thoughts on this place and my role in it.
Property values, property rights, success, failure, and forging ahead.
Today, a stranger grabbed my child. And I did the unthinkable.
Holy cow, is it Friday already?
This week! Headlines, Copyright, Migration, Politics, Crime, Tennessee!
Throughout history everyone has always engaged in presentism. But libertarians, too.
It’s not just “a medium like any other medium.” It’s largely a terrible, terrible place, and it deserves to be called out on it.
The Supreme Court takes on one of my favorite subjects.
Out-of-work PhDs should give up on academia and come teach middle school. It’s more engaging (and necessary) than you may think.
Ten long, hard and wonderful years.
“With quiet men, it’s easy to forget that they have the same endless monologue of doubt and hope and sadness and fear running in their heads that the rest of us do.”
No spoilers in the excerpt!