Andrea Shea King Absolutely Nails it on the GOP & Trump

I really like Jonah Goldberg, he's a fun writer, a sci fi geek like me and a clever fellow but I think Andrea Shea King absolutely nailed it in her open letter to him concerning Trump particularly with this list: Here’s a list of those modern conservative “small(er) government” principles: • Did the GOP secure the … Continue reading Andrea Shea King Absolutely Nails it on the GOP & Trump

Goldberg Absolutely Nails it on Hillary

No Truer words were ever spoken about Hillary Clinton and her emails than what Jonah Goldberg said yesterday  First concerning the delivery of them: First, the dead cat of lies. If Hillary Clinton wanted these e-mails out ASAP, she would not have printed them out and delivered hard copies — some double-sided, some not, for extra inconvenience — to … Continue reading Goldberg Absolutely Nails it on Hillary

Putin plays Pat Buchanan for a Useful idiot

Michael Corleone: Your enemies always get strong on what you leave behind. Godfather III 1990 Jon Sable: I've never liked Terrorists, not even the pretty ones Jon Sable Freelance 1985 Pat Buchanan has Jonah Goldberg shaking his head: This is very sad to see, but hardly surprising given the path Buchanan has been on since … Continue reading Putin plays Pat Buchanan for a Useful idiot

Rand Paul, Jonah Goldberg and the Media that cried Wolf

Any person with a rudimentary knowledge of politics understands that Rand Paul has been grooming himself toward a presidential run doing his best to win plaudits from both the right and the Rand Paul's willingness to move in a direction the media likes. While Paul has been quietly building strength in the background Jonah Goldberg … Continue reading Rand Paul, Jonah Goldberg and the Media that cried Wolf

Tyranny of Cliches Amazon Review

My review of Jonah Goldberg's book The Tyranny of clichés is now available at Amazon.com here a peek: And all this is done in the context of so many pop culture references that it's hard to turn a page without them. He can start a point quoting Edmund Burke on example and finish with: "Similarly, … Continue reading Tyranny of Cliches Amazon Review

Michael Graham Jonah Goldberg and the Bloggers

Jonah Michael Graham and Bloggers galore, streaming we've got streaming Update: Pictures we've got Pictures: Update: Video we've got Video! I shot this when the feed failed.

Off to Boston to see Michael Graham & Jonah Goldberg…

...as he tours to promote his book The Tyranny of clichés How Liberals Cheat in the war of Ideas We'll be starting at the Boston Studio's of WTKK around 1 P.M. Later on Jonah will be a Cafe Escadrille in Burlington from 6-9. I'll be liveblogging the bloggers luncheon event, I don't know the internet … Continue reading Off to Boston to see Michael Graham & Jonah Goldberg…

Pure Goldberg

Jonah Goldberg writes a column in the LA times the once and for all proves that there are lies, damn lies and statistics: According to the FBI, hate crimes against Muslims increased by a staggering 1,600% in 2001. That sounds serious! But wait, the increase is a math mirage. There were 28 anti-Islamic incidents in … Continue reading Pure Goldberg

The only good conservative is a dead conservative

...so explains the liberal view by Jonah Goldberg: Let's start with the left, which certainly has different motives than Klinghoffer's. The urge to lament how far today's conservatives have fallen from the "golden age" of Buckley & Co. is a now-familiar gambit. You see, this is what critics on the left always say: "If only … Continue reading The only good conservative is a dead conservative