The story behind “Night Moves”

For Bob Seger fans, this story in the WSJ about the creation of his most popular song will be a lot of fun. …I had kind of a tough childhood growing up, but after my dad left, things kind of calmed down. It was just my brother and my mother and myself, and we...

Well put…

A commenter named Simon at Gavin McInnes’s website: “…most anti-racist activism is just internal status competition among white people.” I’d add, “white progressive...

Chunky or Boney?

This spam arrived today — just in time for the holidays. I suppose if I had these magic pills I could become emaciated by Easter Sunday. But beyond the snake oil, are we to think the women on the left look good? Gawd, I think so but hope not. I’ve never...

Time to update our insults

Sarah Smarsh at McSweeneys Since the Pleistocene, when you tagged along on mammoth-hunting expeditions and complained about the flaps in your sealskin booties coming loose and the snow freezing your sensitive little tootsies, you have been among us. In those early...

Jon Stewart turned lies into comedy

Kyle Smith in NY Post So Brian Williams goes out (for six months) humiliated and derided. Jon Stewart goes out (permanently, one hopes) the same day, but on a giant Comedy Homecoming King float, with a 21-gun salute from the media, his path strewn with roses and...

He’s everywhere

Reuters / Friday, January 02, 2015 Amateur contestants (L-R) Phil Bailey, John Hindle and Eren Emir pose in telephone booths during the annual European Elvis Tribute Artist Contest and Convention in Birmingham, central England January 2, 2015. REUTERS/Darren...