Category Archives: Linkathons

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Paleo Retiree writes: With the current protests on campus, are liberal academics reaping what they themselves sowed? But maybe, Jonathan Haidt ventures, the problem begins in high school. Steve Sailer adds to the discussion. Lots of great comments on both … Continue reading

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Insanity Linkage

Blowhard, Esq. writes: You ever get the feeling that everyone has gone crazy? White girls stealing pumpkin spice is racist cultural appropriation. The University of Vermont holds a retreat for whites to self-flaggelate critically examine their privilege. The gender of Star … Continue reading

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Paleo Retiree writes: Octopi are awesome. Heather Mac Donald delivers a terrific teardown of some of the studies the current rape-on-campus hysteria is being based on. Slavic yoga! It’s amazing that anyone survives childhood, let alone adolescence. Scarlett Johansson puts … Continue reading

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Blowhard, Esq. writes: Will a free speech case few took note of prove to be the most significant decision of the Supreme Court’s current term? I thought this line was pretty funny: “Robert Post, the dean of Yale Law School and … Continue reading

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Paleo Retiree writes: Some eloquent praise for Nicolas (“Don’t Look Now“) Roeg from the very gifted Bernard (“Candyman“) Rose. I recently caught up with Roeg’s 2006 “Puffball: The Devil’s Eyeball” and enjoyed it a lot. Who was Sue Mengers? Stay tuned: … Continue reading

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Linkages

Fenster writes: Fenster agrees a lot with what Mickey Kaus has to say.  In this case, though he has no idea who Fenster is, it is Mickey Kaus who agrees with Fenster on the worrisome possibility of an emerging Downton Economy. The estimable Alex … Continue reading

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Blowhard, Esq. writes: Nearly every paragraph of this John McWhorter essay on Antiracism, the prevailing American faith, is quotable. Alex Kozinski of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals thinks the criminal justice system is tilted in favor of prosecutors and the … Continue reading

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