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Yearly Archives: 2002

Kennewick Man

Kennewick Man

An amazing story, that some of you might be familiar with. Several anthropologists suggest that the ancestors of Native Americans may have driven out older populations — some, perhaps, even… Read more »

From PunditWatch

From PunditWatch

Here’s a gem about the Sunday morning talk shows, where the prime-time pillorying of Trent Lott continues: Brit Hume of Fox, noting that Lott will continue his �apology tour� on… Read more »

Letters to a Young Conservative

Letters to a Young Conservative

George Packer, in The Nation, shockingly pans TDR alum Dinesh D’Souza’s new book Letters to a Young Conservative. One particularly choice quote: “one can imagine an intelligent conservative like David… Read more »

No Gore in ’04

No Gore in ’04

Today, Gore made his first smart presidential campaign decision ever — he announced that he will not run for president in 2004. No doubt he wants to set himself up… Read more »

Be on the lookout

Be on the lookout

Says John McWhorter in today’s featured article at OpinionJournal, “We can be sure that as the second semester begins in universities across the country next month, professors will be referring… Read more »

Red Storm subsiding

Red Storm subsiding

While at home on Strong Island, I’ve always rooted for St. John’s as a local college sports favorite. Unfortunately, they too are cutting men’s and women’s swimming, as well as… Read more »

Emmett, you’re wrong.

Emmett, you’re wrong.

Emmett, your passionate defense of Lott is inspiring, but wrong. He needs to go and he should have the courage to take one for the team here. I’m not suggesting… Read more »

Lott and Weblogs

Lott and Weblogs

Rhetorica is putting together a Lott/weblog timeline. If you didn’t read the Times today, Krugman points to Joshua Marshall’s Talking Points for driving the story. Enough of this; back to… Read more »

Overheard in the business center of the League

Overheard in the business center of the League

(There has been a big holiday party going on here since 11 AM) “Can you hear me now? Now? Can you hear me now? What about now? What about…ooops! No,… Read more »

Extremist flames

Extremist flames

A reader writes: Do you guys find it strange that very few opinion polls are being presented in the news as to how the general public thinks the Lott controversy… Read more »