Month: April 2017

Sunday

Happy birthday to oldest son, Alex, my only kid who works harder than me. If you need a home loan, give him a call at QuickenLoans. (You’re surprised I …

Friday

BYCU Thursday evening, 6:45. I’m sitting down with my first gin and tonic tonic and gin after a miserable day. I started at the dentist office, where I had …

Thursday

Bullets *Add “white nationalist” to the list of insults that have no meaning. “Racist” lost meaning long ago, as did “bigot” and “Fascist.” All words to connote someone who …

Bibliophiles' jewel of the Highlands: Leakey's Book Shop, Inverness. Simply stunning stock over two floors of a converted church. pic.twitter.com/aGumCTYjGq — Lyppard Books (@LyppardBooks) April 22, 2017

Tuesday

Miscellaneous Rambling I listened to a Tom Woods podcast last night, in which he said he had an excellent debate night at Yale recently. At a time when colleges …

Monday

Miscellaneous Rambling Happy birthday to my mom. She’s a wonderful woman. They say a mother’s love is unconditional. My mom proves they are right. I took Michael and Meg …

Manent is great. A 2016 interview with him: On the eve of the French election, it’s worth asking again whether French culture has a future:https://t.co/IJeLU0kZDm — First Things (@firstthingsmag) …

Saturday

The "white working class family is today more fragile than the black family was at the time" of the Moynihan Report https://t.co/xmwwjhG2kf — W Bradford Wilcox (@WilcoxNMP) April 18, …

Friday

Brews You Can Use The warm weather, combined with kids sports tonight, drove me to the gin and tonic last night. I even made a return trip to the …