Boris Johnson Resigns as Tory Leader

He plans to hang on as PM through the fall but likely won’t be able to.

A Quick Comment on Presidential Power

The pressure and expectations of a king, but with considerably less power.

White House Rudderless, Aimless, and Hopeless?

Some Democrats are less than pleased.

Originalism and the Declaration of Independence

The implications of modes of interpretation.

The USA at 246

The Nation is unusually divided and melancholy on its birthday.

Comparative Gas Prices

It’s a global commodity.

Contacts on Hunter’s Laptop

Remarkably, he had contact information on there!

The Capitol Riot and Fox News

A large plurality of the network’s viewers think left wingers trying to make Trump look bad are to blame.

Saturday Afternoon Tabs

It’s been more of a reading than writing morning.

The Weak Case Against the January 6 Committee

Republicans killed their parents and demanding mercy for being orphaned.

A Photo for Friday