Allen West Announces Gubernatorial Bid

He will challenge Greg Abbott for the GOP nomination.

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Culture Wars are a Long Game

Conservatives have lost it one generation at a time.

The Unvaccinated and the Numbers

The pandemic isn’t over.

Ohio, Trump, and the Primaries

Thinking about party evolution and behavior going into 2022.

Culture Wars the Liberals’ Fault?

Some people claim there’s a woman to blame.

Masking in a Post-Vaccination World

The politics of face coverings continues to shift.

The Impending Fall of Afghanistan

For years, American troops fought a ‘forever war’ to delay the inevitable. It’s now coming.

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“Flag on a Bridge”

Tab Clearing

Some interesting stories or columns that I’ll never get around to writing full posts on.

Garland’s Moratorium on Federal Executions

A thorough review of the fairness of the process will be conducted.

SCOTUS Strikes Down Disclosure Law

Another 6-3 decision along ideological lines.

SCOTUS Upholds Arizona Voting Rules

A completely unsurprising 6-3 decision.

McCarthy’s Continued 1/6 Investigation Obstruction

Short-term politics and long-term harm.

Trump Organization and its CFO Indicted

A big shoe has dropped.

Donald Rumsfeld, 1932-2021

He was both the youngest and oldest man to run the Pentagon.