ROGER SIMON ON SOVIET-STYLE BUREAUCRACIES AND OFFICIAL FAVORITES LISTS, THEN AND NOW: WikiLeaks Exposes Workings of an American ‘Nomenklatura.‘ Reminder: Terry Gilliam now views Brazil as a how-to guide for growing the bureaucracy.
The trend of fancy minimalist movie posters is still helping us see our favorite films in a new light — and one of our favorites is this poster for Terry Gilliam's Brazil. Experience the dystopian weirdness all over again! More »
OUTRAGE OR GENIUS? TRUMP REFUSES TO ACCEPT RESULTS OF ELECTION IN THIRD DEBATE: Roger Simon, writing from Vegas, ponders how much of a hustler The Donald is.
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: Growing academic bureaucracies are eating academic programs. McHugh notes that additional costs of growing academic bureaucracies is not only that they expanded so rapidly in the good times of higher ...