Culture

Ben Shapiro: Why We Embrace Conspiracy Theories

August 22, 2019

This week, convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein was found unresponsive in his jail cell from an apparent hanging, the day after a court unsealed a cache of documents from a lawsuit against his alleged [...]

Ben Shapiro: Anger for Anger’s Sake

July 10, 2019

In the last two weeks, America has learned that a bevy of heretofore relatively uncontroversial objects and ideas are, in fact, extraordinarily controversial. We have learned that the Betsy Ross [...]

John Stossel: Breakfast Isn’t Important

April 10, 2019

I skipped breakfast again this morning. I won’t worry about it. Yes, I’ve heard the advice. “It’s the most important meal of the day.” It balances blood sugar levels, [...]

Ben Shapiro: 2019: The Year of the Wokescolds

January 3, 2019

2018 was a chaotic year. It was a chaotic year for the markets, for domestic and international politics, and for social mores. 2019 promises more of the same, if the end of the prior year was any [...]

Ben Shapiro: The Left’s War on Parenting

December 27, 2018

Last month, the New York State Education Department made a crucial decision: Commissioner MaryEllen Elia handed authority to local school boards to veto the right for private schools to operate. [...]

Erick Erickson: Family Time at Christmas

December 13, 2018

In our hyper-partisan age, it seems every newspaper and magazine writes columns on dealing with crazy uncles at holiday parties and their crazy conspiracies.  But it is true. Every family has [...]

Erick Erickson: A Dreadful Time for Some

December 8, 2018

Set your oven to 375 F. Line a cookie sheet with parchment paper. Cream together 3/4 cup of shortening, 1 cup of light brown sugar, 1/4 cup of molasses and 1 egg. In a separate bowl, sift together 2 [...]

Ben Shapiro: The Ungrateful Nation

November 22, 2018

Here are a few facts about America. The unemployment rate among those with a high school education is 3.9 percent. The poorest quintile of Americans have seen their post-tax incomes increase 80 [...]

Ben Shapiro: What Do We Have In Common?

October 17, 2018

America stands at a precipice. It’s a moral precipice of our own making: We’re not facing any external existential threat, or any serious economic crisis. Nonetheless, we’re at each [...]