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Posts tagged “David Brooks”

What The Law Is For

David Brooks, in a Passover frame of mind, writes about the virtues …

Posted April 15th, 2014

Inside Putin’s Head

David Brooks says that if we’re going to understand what makes Vladimir …

Posted March 4th, 2014

What Are Columnists For?

New Leonhardt “demystification” vertical has me thinking about the role of media …

Posted February 26th, 2014

Prodigal Son As Great Society

David Zahl and Will McDavid of the Mockingbird site critique my remarks on …

Posted February 24th, 2014

Brooks, The Prodigal Son, And Humility

David Brooks reflects on the parable of the Prodigal Son. You know …

Posted February 18th, 2014

How We Love Our God

David Brooks has a lovely meditation about the experience of God, highlighting …

Posted January 28th, 2014

Type A Potheads Vs. The Stoned Masses

Prof. Edward Hamilton posts an Evans-Manning-winning comment on the David Brooks On …

Posted January 4th, 2014

David Brooks On Pot

Brooks: “You shouldn’t cheat on your spouse.” Internet: “Brooks the fascist wants …

Posted January 3rd, 2014

GOP Boiler, Meet GOP Plate

The other day on the News Hour, David Brooks and Mark Shields …

Posted September 16th, 2013

The Limitations Of Place

Ross Douthat, continuing the conversation about place, stability, and happiness: As a …

Posted May 22nd, 2013

Culture (War) Is Everything

Everybody read my TAC colleague Sam Goldman’s piece about why contemporary progressives …

Posted May 21st, 2013

Man Hands On Mercy To Man

One of the most famous verses in modern English poetry is this …

Posted April 29th, 2013

The Orthodox Future

David Brooks goes on a tour of Orthodox (Jewish) Brooklyn, and likes …

Posted March 8th, 2013

Signs Of GOP Hope

A reader left an angry comment yesterday on my post about Jindal’s …

Posted January 29th, 2013

The Geographical Aristocracy Of Meritocracy

David Brooks has a thought-provoking column today on how meritocracy creates geography-based …

Posted January 25th, 2013

The Europeanization Of America

I support the Chuck Hagel nomination for Defense Secretary, in large part …

Posted January 8th, 2013

A ‘Crews Missile’ On Evolution

David Brooks writes today about the “Crews missile” — Capt. Nick Crews’ …

Posted November 27th, 2012