The ideal is one is which, "We're on safari to stay" (from Surfin' USA, Beach Boys again). I, a pasty-faced, landlocked white boy have never actually been on a surfin' safari. In fact, I have to confess I've never even been
Anyways... I am a world class web surfer and I am on safari to stay, so, I thought that a tab on my website where I post links to shtuff I've found/I find on my travels might be interesting. Going forward I'll only use Facebook to announce a new column (and accept comments...) and to pass on shtuff from the Wall Street Journal (the only possible way to share WSJ articles due a to a paywall and WSJ policy).
° The Crank believes in miracles
° How to Pronounce Châteauneuf-du-Pape
° Reality Check
° "...civilization consists not in formal authorities nor in written laws, but in everyday social relationships."
° The Pursuit of Happiness
° The sin of blasphemy is back.
° Genius at work
° Does Postmodernism Pit Us Against Each Other? Yes.
° A tribute to J. Edgar Hoover
° A house divided against itself cannot stand
° Postmodernism is bullshit but alive and well and out to brainwash your kids
° First, watch this.
Then, watch this...
Congratulations! You're now an armchair expert on cognitive dissonance,
the shithole controversy, and gender studies.
° We're already bankrupt
° Individual intelligence is overrated. Here's why.
° Why Socialists Don't Believe In Fun
° The more things change the more they stay the same
° "Trade-tested betterment"
° Don't fall off the Welfare Cliff
° Of Trophies and Traumas
° Major schools that don't have football teams
° Get yer head right
° How I spend my weekends
° Sanity breaks out in Canada
° Original Liberalism vs. socialism, New Liberalism & Progressivism
° Turns out it's not only Dr. Seuss that's warping the kids
° Yet another reason Cranky don't tweet
° The cartoonist explains the Donald
° Counterintuitivenessly speaking...
° The soft bigotry of low expectations
° All Cultures Are Multicultures
° Certificates of Performance
° Xi Dada loves Peng Mama
° Communism comes to America
° Poof! You are now less dumb
° Like Jordan Peterson, I like to get to the bottom of things
° "...the moral order of the West is primarily a Christian order blended with the ancient wisdom of Greece, Rome, and Israel -- no matter if the modern man of the West refuses to admit it."
° Professor Peterson explains why you should Try To Be Some Kind of Hero
° Accidental Nirvana
° And now, gentlereaders, for your listening and dancing Pleasure
° Are you a Phubber?
° Matt Ridley on Amara's law and why predicting the future is unpredictable