The Mind-Reading Style In Film Criticism

Win A Copy Of "American Resistance," A Book About, Well, American Resistance

Three More Gender-Dysphoria Stories, Three More Sources Of Misinformation

This Potentially Society-Destroying Party Game Blew My Mind And You Should Play It

Some Lingering Thoughts On Cancellation, Whatever That Is

This Book About Knowing Our Cognitive Limits Is Fantastic And I Have Copies To Give Away

I Am Becoming Addicted To Getting Angry At Terrible Anti-Free-Speech Arguments

On White Progressive Solipsism

This Salman Rushdie Story Is So Good I Want To Marry It

Belief, Identity, Bias, And The Osmium Parable

Nicole Cliffe Is A Poor Choice Of #MeToo Moral Guardian

A Michigan Town Hall Reveals The True, Paranoid Face Of Late-Stage Trumpism

Don’t Be A Gongoozler*: Win A Copy Of This Book About Obsolete Words We Should Bring Back

Is Hate Speech Like A Greenhouse Gas?

Ask Me Anything, Round 6

LGBT People Deserve Accurate Information From LGBT Organizations

A Followup Point About Narcissism In Journalism 

This Book Of Haikus About The Elements Is Cool And I Have Three Copies To Give Away To You

Impeaching Trump Shouldn’t Be Complicated, But It Is, Because Our Country Is Pretty Broken

On "Cancel Culture," The New Republic, And Slalom Punditry


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