Auld Lang Syne

As I write this, it is 2011 already in some parts of the world.  To me, it feels like it should still be 1984.  Be that as it may, Peggy Noonan wrote a splendid column about New Year’s . . . . Continue Reading »

Predictions for 2011

At the beginning of 2010, I compiled a list that included 1,034 predictions for the coming year. I later went through and narrowed it down to the top 500 that I was absolutely certain would happen. . . . . Continue Reading »

Family Matters

While I’m willing to agree with Michael Barone that at least some of the heat in the culture wars has been turned down a bit (but see this post for a qualification), a lot of interesting things . . . . Continue Reading »