Life with no government? “Somalia is a pure free market,” one diplomat told me. Driving 50km (30 miles) from one of the airstrips near the capital, Mogadishu, to the city, you pass seven
Yet remarkably funny, from Roger Ailes: [Brooks:] It’s totally different. I always swore that I would never agree to be a columnist because it’s like slavery. You’ve got to come up
At some point last year, Christopher Hitchens took an insurmountable lead in the “idiocy in the name of contrarianism” contest he was having with Gregg Easterbrook. I missed this when it c
While I generally (if tentatively) agree with Ezra and the Moose that overturning Roe would be bad for the Republican Party at the national level (although, for reasons I’ve previously discus
(warning: long boring post. read at your own risk) It’s time we came up with a nice catchy name for the tireless army of people who’ll fight tooth and nail against any suggestion that glob
Oh, dear. Prominent Chinese American author Iris Chang, whose international bestseller “The Rape of Nanking” resurrected the long-ignored atrocities by the Japanese military on Chinese ci
Via the Washington Post: Agency officials have criticized the four former Capitol Hill staffers Goss brought with him for their inexperience. Goss’ first choice for executive director — the ag
I’m not sure if Kenneth Baer is one of the people, specifically, that Atrios is talking about, but his article certainly exemplifies the central issue Atrios and Josh Marshall have identified.