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About Paleo Retiree

Onetime media flunky and movie buff and very glad to have left that mess behind. Formerly Michael Blowhard of the cultureblog 2Blowhards.com. Now a rootless parasite and bon vivant on a quest to find the perfectly-crafted artisanal cocktail.

Weekend Linkage

Paleo Retiree writes: An interesting history of the index card. Dinosaur that I am, and despite going around with an iPhone in my pocket, I’m still a regular user of 3×5 cards. It’s a big inconvenience that most index cards … Continue reading

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Paleo Retiree writes: For how much longer will biological women be able to compete in women’s athletics? And how crazy (and maybe evil) is the trans lobby anyway? Why have Israel’s younger voters been growing more conservative? Roger Scruton reflects … Continue reading

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Paleo Retiree writes: OK, maybe Trump didn’t collude with Putin. What about the way a Pakistani family may have infiltrated the Democratic Party? Steve Sailer highlights one of Mueller’s triumphs. Do NYC’s prosecutors want crime rates to go up? Do … Continue reading

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Paleo Retiree writes: What are crowds of African youths doing in smalltown Ireland? Italy shows how to take care of the “migration problem.” If you impose purity tests, maybe you really ought to expect to have your own purity given … Continue reading

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Paleo Retiree writes: So hipsters really are all alike. Why does CalTech, of all places, need an “assistant vice president for equity and equity investigations and Title IX coordinator”? Awesome. Where’s the evidence that supports what the Trans lobby is … Continue reading

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Paleo Retiree writes: A young evo-psych prof discovers conservatism. Bo Winegard has written such a clear, concise piece that it’s become the standard thing I steer people who are curious about conservatism to. Bo Winegard’s Twitter stream is worth following … Continue reading

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Paleo Retiree writes: Amid all the other remarks that have been made on the Jussie Smollett fiasco, I found John McWhorter’s musings especially worth pondering. OK, the Hodge Twins’ reaction is worth paying attention to as well. Steve Sailer has … Continue reading

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