IN “THE SCIENCE OF INTELLECTUAL TRIBALISM”, Jonah Goldberg writes: ‘David Gelernter, fiercely anti-intellectual computer scientist, is being eyed for Trump’s science adviser.” — Washington Post, January 18 Um. Well, huh. For those unfamiliar...Show More Summary
To the editor: Jonah Goldberg demonstrates that the editorial counterpart to “fake news” is “fake logic” in the opinion section. (“Trump says he'll unite the country. Yeah, right,” Opinion, Jan. 16) He starts by blithely stating, “Put aside Trump’s specific shortcomings for the moment,” and then...
To the editor: Jonah Goldberg calls Donald Trump’s Twitter addiction a management style of “government by Twitter.” The very thought is frightening. The crass and vitriolic nature of Trump’s tweets is what one might expect from an angry adolescent, not from someone who is about to assume the highest...
[guest post by Dana] Unsurprisingly: In an unprecedented diplomatic rebuke of Israel, the United States abstained Friday on a United Nations Security Council resolution demanding an end to Israeli settlements, allowing the highly charged measure to pass. The resolution was approved 14-0 with the one abstention. The vote was greeted with loud applause in the […]
THE SMITHSONIAN MAGAZINE: The Nazis Fought the Original War on Christmas. Who knew? Other than everyone who read Jonah Goldberg’s Liberal Fascism eight years ago, that is. But it’s good to see this sort of thing in the Smithsonian’s house organ. Or as author Dave Shiflett quipped over a decade ago in National Review, “A […]
JONAH GOLDBERG: Will Trump Be the Transformative President Obama Wanted to Be?
Mr. Jonah Goldberg, everyone: The thing is: Never Trump is over. Never Trump was about the GOP primary and the general election, not the presidency. The Left wants to claim it must be a permanent movement, denying the legitimacy of Trump’s election forever, or we were never serious. Well, that’s not what we — or […]
To the editor: Following adverse reactions to some of Donald Trump’s comments during the presidential election, the public was advised by his supporters to take him seriously but not literally. Jonah Goldberg reminds us that words matter, as do several other articles in the same edition of the...
To the editor: Jonah Goldberg’s column on the passing of Fidel Castro relegates what ought to be a serious discussion of the late Cuban leader’s political legacy to a kind of non-historical rhetorical jousting. (“Fidel Castro died as he lived — praised by useful idiots,” Opinion, Nov. 28) Certainly...
Jonah Goldberg on the desire to think that wild animals are just like us.
Above: Steve Bannon and Jonah Goldberg On Saturday, I wrote a post about Fidel Castro. It is titled “Castro–It’s Complicated!” That’s because he was a complex man with a complex legacy. I used the post and a boatload of historical literature on these issues to do two things. First, I attempted to place Castro within […]
JONAH GOLDBERG ON THE FALL OF THE HOUSE OF CLINTON: I feel a little like a hungry Sid Blumenthal looking down at a box full of live, white mice: Where to begin? Well schadenfreude is always a good way to get your day going. The stories about Hillary measuring the drapes are all over Washington. […]
Mongol General: What is best in life? Conan: To crush your enemies, to see them driven before you, and to hear the lamentations of their women. Jonah Goldberg made those lines immortal in 2002, when he relished the lamentations of the C-SPAN women. Show More Summary
#NeverTrumper Jonah Goldberg has insulted Donald Trump and his supporters for over a year now. On Thursday after Donald Trump... The post Jonah Goldberg’s Final Insult to Trump Supporters: Many Republicans Could Have Beat Hillary (VIDEO) appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
EXCLUSIVE — MUST CREDIT INSTAPUNDIT — LIVE VIDEO OF JOHN PODESTA’S VISIT TO ANTHONY WEINER’S SAFEHOUSE TONIGHT: (Via Jonah Goldberg.)
I DON’T THINK THAT WILL BE A PROBLEM WITH THIS ELECTION: Reporters’ Political Biases Should Be Clear, Jonah Goldberg writes. See also: 2008 election, and 2004 election.
OH, CANADA: SJW Seeks Canadian Court Order Banning Cleveland Indians Logo and NAME at MLB Playoff Games. So, second look at Jonah Goldberg’s modest proposal to finally resolve squabbles with our hyper-blue 51st state?
In Friday’s Goldberg File ”News”letter, Jonah Goldberg stated, in a fit of writerly pique, that he will be voting Evan McMullin. There’s some confusion about whether or not Goldberg has “unendorsed” the Sweet Meteor of Death, AKA SMOD. Show More Summary
ANALYSIS: TRUE: In Her Criticism of Trump, Hillary Forgets Her Own Past as a Slut-Shamer. And as Jonah Goldberg adds in his latest G-File, “I honestly can’t get my head around the fact that Hillary Clinton’s closing ‘argument’ in this election is sexual harassment. Bill Clinton’s lifelong enabler has managed to turn this topic into […]
To the editor: Kudos to Jonah Goldberg for pointing out where the Republican Party has gone astray. (“Trump wants the star treatment with women. He certainly gets it with the GOP,” Opinion, Oct. 10) Donald Trump is not the cause but the result of this once unified but rational conservative party...