Multiculturalism, which is not so much about the appreciation of diverse human cultures, as it is about the theology of gender, race and class oppression, is the academic religion that sanctions these campus witch-hunts. Its imperatives are established in the “student orientation” sessions required of every entering freshman. “A central goal of these [orientation] programs,” [...]
Former Vice-President Al Gore has been more elusive then the “endangered” polar bear when it comes to answering difficult questions about global warming. It’s not surprising, given Climategate, the recent growth of Arctic ice caps, cooling trends over the last ten years and other truly “inconvenient truths” that have melted away the underpinnings of global warming alarmism.
Catching a glimpse of Tipper Gore these days is about as rare as seeing a family of polar bears frolic in the Arctic. Unless of course, you’re a deadhead in DC. No, not the ones in the White House, those who attend Grateful Dead concerts. If so, you might have caught the performance of the [...]
I wrote this blog post yesterday responding to Rolling Stone’s Rob Sheffield’s lament for the past 10 years. The political reflection proceeded the unveiling of the magazine’s list of best albums, songs, artists, and films of the decade.
For tonight’s Midnight Snack, here’s the complete list of albums along with a few remarks on select titles:
Father Earth, Algore, is in Copenhagen valiantly trying to convince the world that unless the United Nations immediately institutes a massive redistribution of wealth from rich countries to poor countries, the earth is in imminent danger of catastrophic ‘weather’ events. In his speech yesterday, Gore stated that the latest research has shown that the Arctic [...]