Musk takes Twitter amid a media firestorm and the changing meanings of free speech

The Twitter board officially approves the sale to the world’s richest man, and the media responds by arguing openly for censorship, turning recently held positions regarding free speech upside down, claiming free speech is racist, and pretending there is transparency in the current social media content moderation regime. Sometimes, you think the media simply has… Continue reading Musk takes Twitter amid a media firestorm and the changing meanings of free speech

Progressives have discovered the root cause of violent crime and it isn’t actually criminals

In a rational world, a 55% spike in homicides would prompt an equivalent increase in arrests, but instead arrests have fallen over the same period, putting more criminals on the street. Meanwhile, progressives insist that guns are actually to to blame and they have the non-causative data to prove it. As New York City reels… Continue reading Progressives have discovered the root cause of violent crime and it isn’t actually criminals

Coronavirus: Why can’t we trust a single statistic on the pandemic?

Multiple studies find that up to half of reported hospitalizations for coronavirus aren’t actually for coronavirus or are for cases with mild symptoms that likely don’t require hospitalization, calling into question panic-inducing reporting on the issue and raising questions of massive fraud.  In response, the public health experts claim this means the vaccine is working. … Continue reading Coronavirus: Why can’t we trust a single statistic on the pandemic?

Fauci: Back to normal by Mother’s Day, make that next Mother’s Day

Incredibly, Dr. Fauci might be the optimistic one.  Other scientists are claiming masks might become a seasonal requirement to fight the flu while The Atlantic runs an interesting piece on the liberals who can’t quit lockdown.  Apparently, normal just wasn’t good enough... “I hope that next Mother’s Day, we’re going to see a dramatic difference… Continue reading Fauci: Back to normal by Mother’s Day, make that next Mother’s Day

Coronavirus: Variants, vaccines, and boosters, oh my!

The CDC says the vaccine is only good for 3 months of exemption from quarantine, booster shots every year are all the rage even with that limited impact, variants are about to cause another wave, and the tentative end date for the pandemic is a year away.  Are we really talking 730 days to slow… Continue reading Coronavirus: Variants, vaccines, and boosters, oh my!

The Capitol Attack one month later: Who’s responsible? Trump? Right wing militias? White supremacy? A new domestic terror threat?

A new report from The Atlantic of all places suggests a much more complex picture of the supposed insurrection than any of the prevailing Trump as would-be Osama bin Laden narratives, even as Trump’s historic second impeachment trial looms next week. Former President Trump’s second impeachment trial begins next Tuesday, February 9.  The charge before… Continue reading The Capitol Attack one month later: Who’s responsible? Trump? Right wing militias? White supremacy? A new domestic terror threat?