AS GAWKER LEARNED, MEDIA CORPORATIONS AREN’T ABOVE THE LAW, Jonah Goldberg writes: Gilles Wullus of the group Reporters Without Borders told the BBC that the Gawker case poses a dire threat to press freedom. “Journalism ethics should be taken care of by journalists themselves,” he said. “In case they do not, we think that nobody […]
I’m delighted that my most recent article on white identity politics, Trump, and the GOP drew responses from Jonah Goldberg (whose fine initial piece prompted me to write) and the equally prolific and incisive Avik Roy. Even better news...Show More Summary
Jonah Goldberg and Jeremy Carl have had an interesting exchange this week on the role of white identity politics and Donald Trump’s support. Jonah rightly notes that to call Trumpian nationalism a purely economic phenomenon is to ignore that low-income non-whites are not voting for him. Show More Summary
Bestselling author and National Review senior editor Jonah Goldberg discusses his update to legendary conservative fusionist Frank Meyer’s seminal...
“Donald Trump has the GOP trapped in not one Catch-22, but two. Call it a Catch-44,” Jonah Goldberg writes. “The first Catch-22 has been the subject of widespread conversation over the last few weeks. As GOP pollster Glen Bolger summed [...]
Morning Joe has done a lot to legitimize Donald Trump's candidacy, relentlessly pushing the narrative that Trump was unstoppable. As Jonah Goldberg put it so well in the blog linked above, Mika and Joe were like Mean Girls whenever anyone...Show More Summary
To the editor: If I read Jonah Goldberg’s essay correctly, he has now accused Hillary Clinton of 1) being a woman, 2) formerly holding an elected office and, perhaps most devastatingly, 3) running for President. ( “Clinton’s gender advantage,” Opinion, Aug. 2) His indignation is palpable,...
MY GOD, SHE’S RUNNING AS HILLARY CLINTON, writes Jonah Goldberg in his latest G-File: Not every speech over the first three nights was a homerun — or even a success. But cumulatively they succeeded in building a narrative arc that begged for a rhetorically pyrotechnic crescendo. The angry denunciation of Trump by a Muslim father […]
To the editor: Curiously, in his castigation of the “mainstream media” for failing to stop Donald Trump, Fox News, where Jonah Goldberg is a contributor, is never mentioned. (“The media has cried wolf about GOP candidates for ages. Now no one will listen to warnings on Trump,” July 26) This despite...
Speaking of Republicans and Hillary Derangement Syndrome.... Jonah Goldberg writes today that the conventional wisdom about the DNC email leak is that Russia engineered it in order to help Donald Trump, its preferred candidate: But there’s another theory with wide currency out there. Show More Summary
LIVE FROM CLEVELAND IT’S THE GLOP CULTURE PODCAST AT RICOCHET, with Rob Long, John Podhoretz, and Jonah Goldberg. In addition to the political talk, nice Spinal Tap callback on the opening, and loads of Garry Marshall stories along the way.
We guess they could have, but they probably didn't.
I don't ever really do posts like this, but really the only thing I wanted to do here was to make sure you go and read this post by Jonah Goldberg about Ted Cruz's speech last night. I could not possibly agree with anything more than I agree with Jonah's analysis of the fake outrage the media is willingly participating in. Show More Summary
To the editor: Jonah Goldberg’s comparison of Indiana Gov. Mike Pence — Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s running mate — and Sansa Stark from “Game of Thrones” conveyed the reality of a codependent person who suffers abuse while continuing to name his abuser as not only “normal” but...
Jonah Goldberg is in this bar right now but we haven't decided how to sexxxily start a conversation yet.
VIDEO: Bill Kristol and Jonah Goldberg on Donald Trump’s Candidacy, Liberalism, and Conservatism.
Happy Bastille Day: Here’s the classic Jonah Goldberg article on the subject. How to Cook a Pig in the Ground, Hawaiian Style. Man Spends $51,000 On Supercomputer That Only Plays Tetris. From Kurt Vonnegut in 1988, a letter to the Ladies & Gentlemen of A.D. Show More Summary
Jonah Goldberg has some sensible things to say about both Black Lives Matter and the killing of five police officers in Dallas: At least for a moment, antagonists on either side of polarizing issues could see beyond the epistemic horizon of their most comfortable talking points. Show More Summary
JONAH DOES POLITICAL JIU-JITSU: The conservative principle behind Black Lives Matter, as explored by Jonah Goldberg in the L.A. Times: Liberals have seemingly boundless faith in the power and nobility of government, but many draw a line around cops, creating one of the strangest ironies of modern liberalism: Many of those most eager to support […]
JONAH GOLDBERG ON THE ADVENTURES OF SUPER HILLARY! “There has never been any man or woman more qualified for this office than Hillary Clinton,” President Obama declared this week. Take that Jefferson! Sit your mansplaining ass down, Ike! Hillary’s here. There’s a reason she wears those smocks that make her look like the United Federation […]