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Weekend Linkage

Paleo Retiree writes: Get to know AOC’s chief of staff. Does identity politics create right-wing populism? Why has the respectable press been so reluctant to question Jussie Smollett’s unlikely “beaten by guys in MAGA hats” story? Steve Sailer contributes some … Continue reading

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Weekend Linkage

Paleo Retiree writes: The Daily Telegraph eats a huge amount of shit for mistakes in its recent feature about Melania. Has the FBI become our very own Gestapo? Heartiste thinks so. Best commentary I’ve read on that Gillette’s disguting “toxic … Continue reading

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Elsewheres

Fenster writes: Mostly on Mommy and Daddy themes. “As a human being we should pay attention to fear and not logic”.  As a friend puts it, pathos beats logos any day of the week these days. Kirsten Gillibrand seems to … Continue reading

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Weekend Linkage

Paleo Retiree writes: Interested in podcasting? This cool cat is sharing a lot of helpful tips. Getting some sun: the upside. Despite their history of screwups, I’m absolutely sure our health authorities have got it right this time. Authoritarian power, … Continue reading

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Weekend Linkage

Paleo Retiree writes: By over-protecting our children, are we driving them crazy? Jonathan Haidt thinks so. My wife and I enjoyed this Brendan O’Neill conversation with Jonathan Haidt. The very smart Stuart Schneiderman responds to the American Psychological Association’s distaste … Continue reading

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Weekend Linkage

Paleo Retiree writes: Coming soon from Mr. Finger-on-the-Pulse-of-the-West’s-Mood himself: a new novel by Michel Houellebecq. The book’s debut in France last week was “a national event.” The English translation will be released in November. I loved-loved-loved “Submission,” Houellebecq’s last novel. … Continue reading

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Weekend Linkage

Paleo Retiree writes: Do today’s journalists really deserve to be called “Guardians of the Truth“? An excellent — and even nuanced — five-minute case for nationalism. The book version. What are today’s young neohippies seeing in the Unabomber? Bu-bu-but … … Continue reading

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