Consequentialists are allowed to think about the consequences of their actions. That’s the whole point.
… and not the job you have.
On meeting Phyllis Schlafly.
Trying to graphically represent the geographic relationship between share of GDP and red/blue voting.
Trump’s trolling prank in Mexico and the future of the Right in the United States.
The founder of Latinos for Trump on Thursday warned that if his candidate loses, America faces an uncertain future in which Mexican food is far too easily available.
The game, it turns out, is rigged. With nothing to lose, they burned it all down.
With no natural deaths in 70 years, maybe we worry a little too much about how old and infirm our presidential candidates are.
Why on Earth might someone actually support Donald Trump? Derek Stanley offers up his reasons.
The Trump/Khan debate has more or less come to its unresolved conclusion. Now it’s time to reflect on what we can learn from it.
You have got to be fishing kidding me.
It’s been well documented that Trump refuses to release his tax information in the run up to the election. But does it really matter?
A new Politico report presents a perfect test case on the question of why people really rally around litmus-test political issues.
…and do we even want it?
We look at the predictions we made last year about the nominations and we make new ones about the election in November!
With the nomination of Donald Trump, the Republican Party has fully embraced white nationalism. This means it is a party that can’t be saved.
I do not stand with the Bernie-or-Bust crowd. But I am of them.
What’s going on with Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin? The press is on it.
Donald Trump is not the person who said the most annoying thing about race this week.
So what exactly is Trump doing?
Reince Priebus defends himself.
In which a human Molotov Cocktail flings himself in the right direction.
You shouldn’t judge Melania Trump by the incompetent actions of her husband’s staff. But you sure as hell should judge the staff.
It’s been a heck of a ride.
On Email Servers, Government Use Thereof
Are you playing in Ordinary Times‘ Veepstakes Fundraiser? Why not?
Burt Likko stumbles into a Black Lives Matter rally.
Public opinion is a wonderful regulator of governments, but only when circumscribed by well-constructed institutions.
If you’re a liberal, you should think twice before rewarding the world’s lamest slumber party.
The nature of the party.
Everything went terribly. Here are some suggestions to make them go less terribly next time.
Like it or not, the 2016 POTUS race is already over.
We can all agree that violence at a political rally is wrong, right? Right? Well…
“Expect to be called a demogogue, but dont be a demogogue.”
Americans constantly re-elect a congress they despise, and they hold other contradictory views too. We are still deeply uncomfortable with this whole democracy thing.
Nobody knew jack about this.