Author Archives: Daniel Koffler

Adventures in Pundit Idiocy

Long-time browsers of the career of Gregg Easterbrook know that one of …

Kagans’ March on Peshawar

His mercy fills the Khyber hills — his grace is manifold; and …

Nobody’s Ever Gone Wrong Invading Somalia

It’s easy to miss the fact that Bill Kristol has, somewhat at …

Time To Play “Guess Who”

One is a radio talk show host in clear need of emergency …

Movement Conservatives for a Permanent Democratic Majority

Via Conor Friedersdorf, the latest field demonstration that fools and their money …

The Leper Colony

If your reading habits are anything like mine, the video of Carl …

Defacing Barry Goldwater’s Grave

Bill Kristol, always one to double-down on a mistake rather than concede …

Pre-Post-Election Hangover

No one could have predicted… In a move that is sure to …

A Pup Tent Party

For a glimpse into the reasons why the prospects for a revival …

The Wages of Partisan Loyalty

Ta-Nehisi Coates posts video of Paul Wellstone’s last speech on the floor …

Was Socrates a Crip or a Blood?

There’s been a debate among the Postmodern Conservatives (and also our own …

Paddington Bear Hates America

Just ask K-Lo. I always suspected that furry little Islamofascist. Did Jonathan …

Conservative Principles Ctd.

Apropos of John’s post downblog and mine immediately below, I would like …

Conservative Principles

On the other hand, maybe I’m wrong about all this, and what …

Tribal Party All Night Long

A week ago — which is 5 dog years in blog time …

Ostentatiously Exotic Elites

BoingBoing digs up footage of General David Petraeus pronouncing the name of …

Punditry and Innumeracy

Here is a bit of blinding brilliance from Mickey Kaus: If Ohio …

The Asquith Analogy

Georgia is the new Belgium.