Media

David Brooks Is Right About One Thing
Edward Snowden is a symbol of our growing distrust of government
June 11, 2013

There is a lot that David Brooks gets wrong in his much, much, much reviled New York Times column today.

Can Gun Control Go Viral?
StopTheNRA wants to be like BuzzFeed and HuffPost. It has the brains, but that's not enough.
June 05, 2013

StopTheNRA wants to be like BuzzFeed and HuffPost. It has the brains, but that's not enough.

The Myth of the ‘Twitter Police’
What a Washington Post story gets wrong about online outrage
June 02, 2013

What a Washington Post story gets wrong about online outrage.

It's the Economy, Stupid. And Guns, Too.
Toward an understanding of the rise of suicides in America
May 24, 2013

Toward an understanding of the rise of suicides in America.

Gus Johnson Won't Ruin Soccer
Americans aren't yet sold on the sport. The Fox broadcaster is just the salesman it needs.
May 24, 2013

Soccer fans call the sport, without irony, “The Beautiful Game.” Sportscaster Gus Johnson, by contrast, does not luxuriate in the beauty of any game.

The Oklahoma Tornado Is Proof That Local TV News Can Still Be Powerful
May 21, 2013

Amid all the expensive camerawork and sharp matching windbreakers on the major TV networks’ coverage of Monday's tornado in Moore, Oklahoma, the best dispatches largely came from local TV news.

The Surge in Suicides Has Nothing to Do With Marriage or Religion
The data doesn't support Ross Douthat's argument
May 20, 2013

The data doesn't support Ross Douthat's argument.

Carney Barker
Jay Carney's rough week was a blessing to one man: his boss
May 20, 2013

Jay Carney's rough week was a blessing to one man: his boss.

LGBT PC
Being against marriage equality doesn’t make you a monster
May 17, 2013

Being against marriage equality doesn’t make you a monster.

Big-Government Liberalism Is Not to Blame for These Scandals
The IRS case shows that bad laws can have conservative roots, too
May 16, 2013

The IRS case shows that bad laws can have conservative roots, too.

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