By David Alexander: In front of a passionate crowd at Bramall Lane in Brook’s hometown of Sheffield, England, Errol Spence Jr. (22-0, 19 KOs) made a strong case for pound-for-pound recognition by forcing Kell Brook (36-2, 25 KOs) to submit due to a badly swollen left eye. Show More Summary
By David Alexander: Errol Spence Jr. (21-0, 18 KOs), a member of the 2012 U.S. Olympic boxing team, will challenge Kell Brook (36-1, 25 KOS) on Saturday for the IBF welterweight title in Brook’s hometown of Sheffield, England, before about 30,000 fans. Show More Summary
Panel #1 Jennifer Bird-Pollan (Kentucky), Sovereignty, Tax, and BITs Commentator: David Herzig (Valparaiso) John Brooks (Georgetown), Income Tax as Wealth Tax Commentator: Rebecca Kysar (Brooklyn) Emily Cauble (DePaul), Tax Law’s Inconsistent...Show More Summary
By David Alexander: The 27-year-old mandatory challenger Errol Spence Jr. (21-0, 18 KOs) has been hailed as one of the hottest talents in America ahead of his first world title fight against Kell Brook (36-1, 25 KOs) at Bramall Lane,...Show More Summary
It was a high-drama week of big, anonymously-sourced anti-Trump scoops, and taxpayer-funded National Public Radio was ready to built momentum for impeachment. Its "Week in Review" panelists presented Trump as a crappy criminal, his team a "crew of vipers," and the American people by a "vast majority" wanting to end Trump's days in the White House. Show More Summary
Responding to a widely read David Brooks column in the New York Times this week about President Donald Trump’s seemingly childlike behavior, two developmental psychologists wrote a letter to the editor in which they explained that calling Trump a child is a grave insult — to children....
Ross Douthat, the "conservative" David Brooks mini-me at the New York Times, wants President Donald Trump removed from office pronto. Although Douthat admits in his May 16 column that Trump has probably not done anything actually impeachable, he still wants him out of office because his supposed "childishness" offends him.
Best sentence he ever wrote: We’ve got this perverse situation in which the vast analytic powers of the entire world are being spent trying to understand a guy whose thoughts are often just six fireflies beeping randomly in a jar. See also Digby at Salon.
David Brooks | When the World Is Led by a Child: David Brooks asks the most frightening question about Trump: Our institutions depend on people who have enough engraved character traits to fulfill their assigned duties. But there is perpetually less to Trump than it appears. Show More Summary
SALLY YATES. Russia had “real leverage” over Michael Flynn. REVEAL THE TRANSCRIPTS. Senator Chuck Schumer demands transcript of Trump’s conversation with the Russians: “Schumer called the allegation in the Washington Post that… Read The post Antonio Sabato Jr., Sally Yates, David Brooks, Trey Gowdy, Zac Efron, Apple, Planet of the Apes: HOT LINKS appeared first on Towleroad.
David Brooks has the line of the day: We’ve got this perverse situation in which the vast analytic powers of the entire world are being spent trying to understand a guy whose thoughts are often just six fireflies beeping randomly in a jar. ?
David Brooks: “At certain times Donald Trump has seemed like a budding authoritarian, a corrupt Nixon, a rabble-rousing populist or a big business corporatist.” “But as Trump has settled into his White House role, he has given a series of [...]
"We were talking about that," CNN political director David Chalian responded. "I can't think of one."
Got a live one for Jesus!
David Brooks leaving his wife for the millennial who helped him with his book about character is the kind of story turn we used to be above — Owen Ellickson (@onlxn) May 2, 2017 Bobo’s been busy: Knot, tied: New York Times columnist David Brooks wed Anne Snyder, his former research assistant, on Sunday. The […]
I mean obviously the first and most important point is: Mazel tov! After a few years of harrowing personal crisis for America’s Foremost Moral Decay Diagnostician, our boy David Brooks has at last found love, and gotten married (to his 23-years-younger former research assistant)! Read more...
Knot, tied: New York Times columnist David Brooks wed Anne Snyder, his former research assistant, on Sunday. The couple’s relationship sort-of went public in an inauspicious way — Politico noted in a wink-wink 2015 piece that the conservative columnist had devoted an outsized amount of verbiage in the acknowledgements of his book “The Road to Character” […]
It seems as if New York Times columnist David Brooks has crawled back from the Antifa ninja play warrior resistance limb he went out on just after the last election and has decided that he can now just barely tolerate the crease in the pants of President Donald Trump. Show More Summary
You will be shocked to learn that David Brooks and Matt Bai have both gone anti-anti-Trump and, thus, are now effectively pro-Trump. Here’s how being anti-anti-Trump works: yes, Trump isn’t perfect but the dirty hippies and the elites in their Accela Corridor bubble are worse. In other words, Trump changes nothing. We’re back to square […]
David Brooks: “In America, the basic fabric of civic self-government seems to be eroding following the loss of faith in democratic ideals. According to a study published in The Journal of Democracy, the share of young Americans who say it [...]