Saturday, January 06, 2018

Less Than 2 Weeks Away

Where is Lyft on the Convergence Scale?

Vox Day: The gradations of convergence and The five stages of corporate convergence

How converged is Lyft? The commercial would just be as effective if they showed a glimpse of the future, a la Interstellar Movie. But they had to rewrite "diversity" into the past instead.

How much did Tilda Swinton and Jordan Peele get paid for this propaganda?

Fortunately I am not wealthy enough to use Lyft (or Uber), so boycotting Lyft isn't an option.

The Unwilling Poster Girl for WN?

She is currently, with all those memes floating on the internet.

Not Just Blake Hate

Blake Shelton: People's Sexiest Man Alive -- celebrities react.

I don't care for his relationship drama, which doesn't speak well of anyone involved.

Part of his appearance on Ellen.

Anyway, as an occasion for ugly identity politics to rear its head, it should be a wake-up call for whites. But it won't be, for the vast majority living in blue megapolitan areas.

The End of White Celebrity by Gregory Hood
Whiteness is a birth defect

Paul Craig Roberts

Bradley Birzer on the Modern Nation-State

Part III: A Mighty Symbol of Free People Over a Millennia

Parts 1 and 2

I Think My Nephew Should Get One

Surprised my sister hasn't dressed him up in one and taken a p hoto of him.

What Does a ‘Real Man’ Wear Under His Kilt? by Harrison Scott Key
He wears courage, which I’ve come to see is made of both strength and

Anti-Semitic Because It Opposes Israel?

Is the United Nations Anti-Semitic? by Paul Gottfried
Evangelicals and neoconservatives certainly want us to think it is.

Andrew Bacevich on Darkest Hour

Learning from Churchill

Wednesday, January 03, 2018

Tuesday, January 02, 2018

The X-Files Returns Tomorrow

A Straussian Protests

And fails to persuade this paleo/alt-righter that he isn't part of the group trying to destroy historical America.

Good Grief, More Straussianism!

See also: More Straussianism


Not free from controversy.

Monday, January 01, 2018

Too Much Tocqueville?

Is that the foundation of his understanding of the American political tradition? Or is the source someone or something else?

An interview with Patrick Deneen: Why individualist liberalism wins, and the Catholic side loses

See also: The Tragedy of Liberalism by Patrick J. Deneen

(h/t to Oz Conservative)

Not Even Alt-Lite

In many cases, fake right.

Right-wing Celebrities Play Fast and Loose With History by Paul Gottfried
Forget Trump—Goldberg, Prager, and D’Souza muddle facts to sell books all the time.
A light day... not eager to return to work.

Sunday, December 31, 2017

The last young adult events, yesterday and tonight?