R.I.P. Hans Rosling

Renowned Swedish doctor and statistician Hans Rosling has passed away from pancreatic cancer at 68. Rosling dedicated his life to promoting a more positive, hopeful and realistic view of the world than most people see. He spent decades arguing against harmful theories like the overpopulation myth and central planning, and later became well-known for […]

Tuesday Open Thread 

Well played, biology textbook. I see what you did there. pic.twitter.com/HndTRmoozy

— You Had One Job (@_youhadonejob1) February 6, 2017

Social Justice: Pygmalion In Reverse

You’ve probably seen videos of these tattooed, dyed and overly pierced social justice warriors screeching about the patriarchy and white privilege and wondered to yourself, “how on Earth did (s)he get that way?” Well, to answer that question, check out these screenshots from a young woman’s YouTube channel – note in particular the timestamps underlined […]

Tuesday Open Thread 

Farewell and godspeed  (from writing syndicated columns) Thomas Sowell

“Father, forgive them, for they do not know what they are doing.

Let me see if I have the facts correct:

1. DePaul University a Vincentian*, Roman Catholic University founded in 1898 in the United States of America forbids Ben Shapiro from speaking on their campus. 2. DePaul University had security forces meet Mr. Shapiro on the border of their campus, threatening him with arrest if […]

How To Avoid Raising A Spoiled Snowflake

In the latest for Prager University, family psychologist John Rosemond discusses an issue that is crucial for parents wanting to raise happy, well-adjusted kids (and one that is often overlooked in favor of more oft-discussed topics like education, discipline styles, etc.): saying no to them. If conservative parents (and future parents) want to ensure […]

Wednesday Open Thread 

Floyd…. coming to you live from Atlanta the rest of the week.

The Kids Are Alright, Part 3

In previous posts, I made the argument here and here that millennials are alot conservative than how they are portrayed/stereotyped in the media and popular culture. Now, a new study has come out showing that, in fact, teens and twentysomethings are more conservative than their parents and grandparents were at their age. Via liberal […]

Mind The (Gender) Gap

I would say that this cartoon sums up modern feminism in a nutshell, but I wouldn’t want to trigger anyone with a reference to “nuts”.

Why Trump is Right and Floyd Is An Elitist Hypocrite

The view from Floyd’s office.

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Floyd Turbo gets on his high horse and tells unemployed blue collar folks they need to suck it up. Our Wal-Marts are full of cheap goods from China that make life for the Turbos peachy-keen, so the Trump’kins can take their protectionism and stuff it.

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