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The Essential Life Lesson in the Series Finale of ‘The Office’

The Essential Life Lesson in the Series Finale of ‘The Office’

From the comfort of our armchair, The Office shows us what we see in others, we can see in ourselves.

Don't Write Off Young 'Socialists'

Don't Write Off Young 'Socialists'

While public opinion has softened toward socialism, the public’s perception of what socialism is has shifted. 

Schools Renormalize Raising Adults

Schools Renormalize Raising Adults

It’s unfortunate, of course, that we need projects and play clubs to grant our children a taste of the freedom and fun we enjoyed as kids.

How Animal Farm is Playing Out in the Democrat Party

How Animal Farm is Playing Out in the Democrat Party

Today the revolution has passed over the once-edgy Obama (“bring a gun to a knife fight”). Now to the Left he sounds more like a crabby Bill Cosby ranting about falling-down trousers.

Nine Ways to Actually Help a Friend Through Tragedy

Nine Ways to Actually Help a Friend Through Tragedy

When you or someone close to you is facing the worst kind of tragedy, some kind of death (because every bad thing is some kind of death), you want to help. But you think: “There’s nothing I can do!”

Is Darwinism ‘Still True’? A Journalist Ponders the Question.

Is Darwinism ‘Still True’? A Journalist Ponders the Question.

If Darwinism was true, did it need to be touted as “still true?”

Homer on Why Hospitality is the Greatest Virtue

Homer on Why Hospitality is the Greatest Virtue

What would Homer tell us if he was alive today?

Experts Claim Assisted Suicide isn’t as Painless as We’ve Been Led to Believe

Experts Claim Assisted Suicide isn’t as Painless as We’ve Been Led to Believe

In all likelihood, assisted dying patients will have to take their chances, along with those tormented prisoners on gurneys in American prisons.

New York City Experienced Worst Decline in Restaurant Jobs since 9/11 After $15 Minimum Wage Win

New York City Experienced Worst Decline in Restaurant Jobs since 9/11 After $15 Minimum Wage Win

New economic research suggests their latest experiment is not going as planned.

Will the Future Judge Us in the Same Way We Judge the Past?

Will the Future Judge Us in the Same Way We Judge the Past?

The future will judge us. If we are fortunate, our descendants will extend to us more understanding and mercy than we have recently shown our ancestors.

Are Marie Kondo and Jordan Peterson Using the Same Method to Build Their Audiences?

Are Marie Kondo and Jordan Peterson Using the Same Method to Build Their Audiences?

In essence, Marie Kondo and Jordan Peterson are encouraging and equipping people to pull their lives together.

John Wayne: The New Confederate Statue

John Wayne: The New Confederate Statue

Hey, I don’t even like Westerns, but I believe it would be appalling to drive John Wayne out of the public square.

Effort to Abandon Electoral College Gains Steam. Here’s What It Would Ruin for America.

Effort to Abandon Electoral College Gains Steam. Here’s What It Would Ruin for America.

Colorado is joining a list of states attempting to overturn the way Americans have selected their presidents for over two centuries.

My Family Fled Communism When I Was 6. Now We Fear Our Nightmare Has Followed Us Here

My Family Fled Communism When I Was 6. Now We Fear Our Nightmare Has Followed Us Here

With children in tow, my parents escaped oppression and a lack of human rights—the right to pursue happiness and the right to own property.

4 Ways to Navigate Toddler Meltdowns While Shopping

4 Ways to Navigate Toddler Meltdowns While Shopping

Every parent has been there, and it’s every parent’s worst nightmare.

The Coming Socialist President?

The Coming Socialist President?

There is a strong prospect that 2020 will see the emergence of a new leftist president who represents democratic socialism of the European style—a brand of politics eschewed by America since at least the end of World War II.

How Government-Guaranteed Student Loans Killed the American Dream for Millions

How Government-Guaranteed Student Loans Killed the American Dream for Millions

There needs to be a major cultural shift away from the belief that college is a one-size-fits-all requirement for success.

The Double-edged Sword of Economic Sanctions Against Venezuela

The Double-edged Sword of Economic Sanctions Against Venezuela

Are economic sanctions an effective way to remove Venezuela’s satrap from power?

How to Win Arguments When You Haven’t a Leg to Stand On

How to Win Arguments When You Haven’t a Leg to Stand On

Arthur Schopenhauer should be named as the official philosopher of the internet.

Bonfires of Bigotry: The Sources of Our Present Anger

Bonfires of Bigotry: The Sources of Our Present Anger

Some journalists and commentators, anxious to prove American bigotry and blind to their own, throw gasoline onto the pyres of hatred.

The Soft Nihilism of John Lennon’s ‘Imagine’

The Soft Nihilism of John Lennon’s ‘Imagine’

In 1971, John Lennon asked us to imagine a world with "no heaven," "no hell," "no religion," and "nothing to kill or die for."

What a Judge’s Ruling on Drafting Women Means for Military

What a Judge’s Ruling on Drafting Women Means for Military

A federal judge's ruling that women must be included in a potential military draft is based on incomplete information.

New York State Budget Director on the 'Fundamental Ignorance' That Killed the Amazon Deal

New York State Budget Director on the 'Fundamental Ignorance' That Killed the Amazon Deal

New York State Budget Director Robert Mujica is not pleased his state is missing out on Amazon’s second headquarters.

‘Is It OK to Still Have Children?’

‘Is It OK to Still Have Children?’

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez asked the question in a video she posted on social media this weekend.

Alexandra Tolstoy and the Appeal of a Simple Life

Alexandra Tolstoy and the Appeal of a Simple Life

Alexandra Tolstoy's images portray the simplicity and the peacefulness that we all secretly crave for ourselves and our children, but feel we never can attain in our fast-paced modern world.

Is the Racial Gap in Suspensions Due to Racism?

Is the Racial Gap in Suspensions Due to Racism?

Neither racism nor subjectivity is the primary cause of the higher black suspension rate.

The Myth of Millennial Socialism

The Myth of Millennial Socialism

The real reason so many millennials gravitate toward Bernie Sanders.

Do You Want Fries With That? Thoughts on a Liberal Arts Major

Do You Want Fries With That? Thoughts on a Liberal Arts Major

Studying the liberal arts may seem like a one way road to unemployment. Nothing could further from the truth.  

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