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Some people know more than others; the left’s jihad on Rush Limbaugh and truth

Charles Lamb is among the greatest essayists: surely among the portraits in any pundit’s private gallery of useful reminders. He was and should still...

Getting cooler

A few months ago, I wrote a series of unflattering columns on current trends among the Gaia worshippers. The last of these opened, “The...

Detached observers

The word “detachment” has several meanings. It may refer, for instance, to the state of being free of prejudice or bias, to being “disinterested”—a...

Our cynical democracy

Learned a new word this week: “bobbleheads.” More precisely, I learned a new metaphor, having heard the word itself long before, applied to those...

In Iran, you win or you die

Everything is on the line in Iran, at present—not only the future of the Iranian regime, but also of the Middle East, and by...

They who confront false gods

We have just celebrated our northern Thanksgiving; and I, for one, am still assimilating an infusion of pheasant, stuffed with wild rice; of lamb...

Decline of the media dinosaurs

It wasn’t the dinosaurs’ fault the asteroid hit them. Okay, let’s back up a bit. I am alluding to an hypothesis, first advanced by Luis...

A police-patrolled brothel

By striking down all laws that limited the practice of prostitution in Canada, this week, Judge Susan Himel, of the Ontario Superior Court, was...

Obama, the world’s saviour

That we cannot solve, or even assuage, any problem, on the basis of wrong information, is one of those articles of faith to which...

What ‘population control’ really means

Why is abortion so popular with women who would never dream of having an abortion? This is among the questions I’ve been asking myself for...

Descartes for breakfast

Given world enough and time, perhaps given a little better education than I had, I should like to sit down and write a long,...

They came for the sushi

You just have to laugh: when leaders of the G8, meeting in Hokkaido to solve the world food crisis, step off the plane to...

Canada stands tall

There was a moment this week in which I felt very proud to be Canadian. There could be moments like that in any...

Testing a president

People abroad, who do not like the United States, and do not wish her well, overwhelmingly support Barack Obama for president. This is clear...

Witless in Gaza

The biggest spectacle of the week, was the “breakout” from Gaza of several hundred thousand Palestinians, after Hamas agents took out much of the...

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