Archive for May 2010

Groovin’ with Arthur Schlesinger

The great libertarian journalist Jesse Walker calls this Cold War liberal folkery ( “the most earnest song ever written.” Hilariously bad. Enjoy! 

Wrong Lesson, Senator

Soon-to-be-former United States Senator from Utah, Bob Bennett, gives some advice to the Tea Party activists who helped unseat him at Utah GOP convention: don’t be like Jimmy Carter, be like Ronald Reagan. I think he has it exactly ba...


We are here, in part, because choices made in big places have worked against rural places and rural people.