D-Day has a hashtag this year: #DDay73. Meanwhile, last night I finally saw Wonder Woman, taking on a different world war, and it’s spawned a cascade of hot takes ranging from “Is it really feminist?” to “You sheeple don’t realize this film is propaganda!” What a time to be alive.
It’s been an otherwise stupid week for speech; the furor about comedian Kathy Griffin’s Judith-and-Holofernes portrait of herself with the severed head of the president is an exercise in one-sided performative outrage, which the left has self-abasingly internalized from the right.
Throughout my life, I have frequently had to yell at New Yorkers to stop writing, talking and behaving like 1) … More
I’m taking a social media detox at the moment, which feels great (yes, I’m going to do one of these). … More
How you holding up, East Coast? Or the entire northern Midwest, for that matter? For my part, I discovered this … More
You can’t help but click on a story titled “The Case for Becoming a Hermit” in this day and age. … More
My Jewish high school got a bomb threat today but thankfully the police were able to assure everyone that Ivanka … More
We have stripes. I don’t know why I’m amazed by this fact, but human people have stripes! Bless, Mental Floss, this really … More