Category Archives: Linkathons

Elsewhere

Paleo Retiree writes: Will the next religious revival in the West be Islamic? Steve Sailer wonders if Hillary Clinton can survive Patricia Arquette. Why has our government’s diet advice been so bad? Have the benefits of statins been oversold? Does … Continue reading

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Blowhard, Esq. writes: If you love and are passionate about your job, that’s great, but why do we expect that from everyone? A woman, who now identifies as a man, takes large injections of testosterone and finds her entire worldview turned … Continue reading

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Fenster writes: I take the bus a lot since I have a weekly commute between New York and Boston.  The train is to be preferred and there’s the whole romance of the rails thing I know.  But dang as I … Continue reading

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Blowhard, Esq. writes: “Victimization Pokemon Points” is definitely a phrase I’ll be stealing. Nerds worry about nonexistent crap, wonder why non-nerds don’t worry too. Because nothing is more important than making sure poor kids have sufficient reverence for one of the … Continue reading

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Elsewhere

Paleo Retiree writes: Al Sharpton, shakedown artist? Should female tennis players really be paid the same amount as male tennis players? A great post by Peter Frost about how globalism and antiracism prevent people from accepting the realities of evolution. I’d add … Continue reading

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Our Favorite Things from 2014

Blowhard, Esq. writes: For approximately the 14th year in a row my pop music taste slid into middling mediocrity, but I’m perfectly OK with that. I long ago abandoned caring about or following new music. I loved The Black Keys’ “Turn … Continue reading

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The Best of UR 2014

Blowhard, Esq. writes: Once again, your staff of crack culture connoisseurs were snubbed by those moronic idiots at National Magazine Awards. When I wrote a formal letter of protest to the judges’ panel I got back some boilerplate claptrap about UR … Continue reading

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