In-Humanities

I know Floyd disagrees with me on this topic, but I find this nearly criminal.

FEWER HUMANITIES COURSES, MORE PH.D.’S

(emphasis mine)

A new report says that humanities departments in the United States produced 5,891 doctorates in 2015, the largest since the numbers were first tracked in 1987.

Meanwhile, the chief market for those […]

Classic Ignorance

Here’s an interesting op-ed from a couple of weeks ago from the New York Post about Millennial ignorance of classic movies.

It appears that the “Golden Age of Cinema” has lost its sheen to the young over the years, as millennials are turning their back on classic movies.

A new study finds that […]

Dealing With Liberal Logic - It's A Dirty Job

As many of you know, the Facebook feed of former Dirty Jobs host and all-around awesome guy Mike Rowe is full of win, and his recent response to a message from an arrogant liberal is no exception.

Here is the message he received, from someone named Chuck Atkins (sic):

“One of the tenants […]

Friday Night Fight - The Kingsman: SJW Edition

Looks like the Thought Police have finally pushed Chris and Meg too far.

Warning: NSFW violence.

When even Family Guy – freaking Family Guy – has had enough of SJWs and their bullying, you know they’re losing popularity, even on the Left.

And Family Guy is in good company, as The Simpsons has […]

The High Road to China

I promised to write something up about my two week sojourn to China so here goes. Let me start with bit of backstory. Last January I met a woman — “Jane”, a law professor from the China University of Political Science and Law (CUPL) in Beijing. She was looking for a base of operations […]

Saturday Open Thread 

For 2 weeks in late July I will be teaching a course in American constitutional law at a university in Beijing, China. I got final visa approval yesterday. 

Tuesday Open Thread 

Congratulations to the oldest Little Turbo as he graduates from high school today

Monday Open Thread

Floyd the night after failing students who don’t follow clear instructions. It’s finals week. Saddle up!

Campus Injustice

You’ve probably heard about how, over the last few years, the feminist Left has started setting up kangaroo courts on college campuses to try and punish students accused of rape, sexual harassment, etc. with minimal or no involvement from the police or other outside authorities. The government has allowed this, on the condition that […]

Nein Furor!

Got milk? Racist.

I shit you not — some SJW opines in Cal. State University Long Beach’s newspaper opinion page that milk is the new white power beverage

The federal endorsement of milk in American diets contributes to the problem by uncritically pushing people to drink milk, despite the potential detriment it has on […]