I was introduced to the Athenian statesman and poet Solon by Russell Kirk and Nassim Taleb.
If you haven’t read George Will’s recent article about Justin Amash, you really should remedy that moral failing now.
Hot takes are like bottle rockets. They flash, move quickly, startle, and burn out in a second. Most fall harmlessly to the ground. Others strike objects or start fires.
As long as there is no meaningful restraint on government spending, limited government will be a loser.
Modern man doesn’t know what freedom is, nor does he know what to do with it when he has it. If you survey the trending news stories, you’ll notice that our most contentious fights are caused by competing freedoms and confused ends.
The barbarians aren’t just at the gates, they’re running our institutions, policing our culture, and creating Amazon Original Series.