by Robert VerBruggen on June 15, 2021 at 12:33 PM
Republicans want to keep infrastructure spending down. Democrats want to ‘compromise’ and then pass everything else they want later.
You Ain’t Never Woke Enough
by Kevin D. Williamson on June 15, 2021 at 12:17 PM
Lin-Manuel Miranda makes a groveling apology.
Standing Athwart Space
by Kevin D. Williamson on June 15, 2021 at 12:15 PM
An amusing perspective.
Satire, But . . .
by Kevin D. Williamson on June 15, 2021 at 2:04 AM
Once again, the Babylon Bee hits the nail on the head. This time about reaction to Israel’s new prime minister.
First, Assume Lots of Boats
by Dominic Pino on June 15, 2021 at 1:20 AM
What’s elegant and simple in economic theory is chaotic and complex in the real world.
Hanks and Tulsa
by Kevin D. Williamson on June 15, 2021 at 12:53 AM
I’ll bet there are more Americans under 35 who could tell you what happened at Tulsa in 1921 than who could tell you what happened at, say, the Battle of New Orleans.
Once Again: Everyone Opposes Rank Majoritarianism
by Charles C. W. Cooke on June 14, 2021 at 8:08 PM
Against the pretense that only conservatives believe that some areas of policy should be beyond the reach of the voters.
Center-Left Think Tank: Biden Budget Would Hike Taxes on More Than Half of Filers
by Robert VerBruggen on June 14, 2021 at 6:52 PM
You can’t hike corporate taxes through the roof and pretend no one making less than $400,000 will pay more.
Unintended Consequences of a Minimum-Wage Hike
by Robert VerBruggen on June 14, 2021 at 5:53 PM
A minimum-wage hike is a simple policy with extremely complicated consequences.
by Ramesh Ponnuru on June 14, 2021 at 5:27 PM
A proposed change in the law would make organ procurement easier. That’s a bad reason to make it, I argue.