Category Archives: General

Robert Conquest, 98

One of the greats. If you don’t know who he was, find out. Reflections on a Ravaged Century. For instance. (Part One: Mindslaughter) And… The Great Terror: A Reassessment.

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When all of America looks like Detroit

It will look like Venezuela. Richard Fernandez: “Desperate gangs of looters are roaming the streets, forcing the remaining businesses to shut down. “One person was killed and dozens were detained following looting of supermarkets in Venezuela’s southeastern city of Ciudad … Continue reading

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Welcoming “The People’s Cube”…

…to the New Paltz Journal blogroll. “America through the eyes of a former Soviet agitprop artist.”

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New Paltz: The village hires a planner

Less sure of what the planner will do after reading the article about him in the Fidelpaltz Smileyface-Brownnoser* than I was before I read it. But I’m going to help Mr. Gilmour out because he sounds like an unpretentious sort … Continue reading

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Diana West again violates the first rule of Fight Club

She talks about Fight Club.

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“Auschwitz commandant outraged over Mengele video”

The People’s Cube: “”It makes my blood boil!” the commandant stated to reporters. “The treachery! The deceit in the underhanded way that sound bite was secretly filmed and subjected to selective editing! And don’t even get me started on the … Continue reading

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Margaret Sanger’s Vivisection League

Planned Parenthood has always been an organization that would put a smile on Josef Mengele’s face. These people who have been caught engaging in a brisk market for fetal organs, and who are so glib about it, and then try to spin their way out … Continue reading

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The Clinton-UBS story

So perfect and breathtaking in the sheer balls of it. She comes in as SecState in 2009 and fixes a problem UBS (the Swiss bank) is having with Americans allegedly stashing cash with it to avoid U.S. taxes. (She intervenes … Continue reading

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New Paltz: The surveillance tape of the last village board meeting

Not sure why I watched it. Well, I didn’t really watch it. I took in some of the early moments and then kept jumping forward, compressing the ordeal down to about twenty minutes of hard viewing. I will not pick … Continue reading

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Human sacrifice update

Don’t look at this if you’re over your horror quota for the quarter: “On the tape, Planned Parenthood’s senior director of medical services, Dr. Deborah Nucatola, casually sips her Merlot and discusses the sale of post-abortion infant body parts.  She even … Continue reading

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Naturalism, A Comedy

“On what ground is the house of nature built, Dr. Watson?” “Why, Holmes, it is built on the ground of nature.” “And where does the ground of nature sit?” “It sits in nature, of course” “And where did nature come … Continue reading

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“In Defense of Language”

Jeff Nyquist: “This poisoning of the mind, as the fruit of middle class prosperity and education, has led civilization into the fiasco of the intellectual. Human beings are not generally competent thinkers. We tend toward incompetence, and intellectual excellence largely … Continue reading

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“Through Orwell’s Eyes”

Diana West writing for the occasion of Orwell’s 112th birthday, quotes this nugget: “The autonomous individual is going to be stamped out of existence.”

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“The Microagression Farce”

Oh, it’s a farce all right. Heather Mac Donald in last Autumn’s City Journal.

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Ann Coulter

Fresh off the publication of her new book on illegal immigration, she’s arguing that Donald Trump is being attacked because he told the truth about the criminality of Mexican illegals. And that the U.S. government and the media have been … Continue reading

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The counter-revolution is truth

Angelo Codevilla: “The ruling class’s component groups jointly dismiss America’s traditional liberties because they aim to replace them with their own primacy. Having seized the power to redefine liberty, our rulers tighten their definitions around their opponents’ necks like nooses. … Continue reading

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