David Brooks: “The Sanders people have 90 percent of the Democratic Party’s passion and 95 percent of the ideas. Most Sanders people are kind- and open-hearted, but there is a core that is corrupted by moral preening, an uncompromising absolutism [...]
DAVID BROOKS: A MARTIAN WATCHING WOULD THINK DEMOCRATS ARE MORE PATRIOTIC, CONSERVATIVE. And have better pants creases as well. UPDATE: Youthful David Brooks Identified as a “Social Democrat.” David Brooks’ life-long hatred of free markets.
By Yannis Mihanos: It always feels great to watch encounters that bring in mind the mythical battle of David vs. Goliath, the tiny vs. the giant. IBF welterweight champion Kell Brook (36-0, 25 KO's) [...] The post Brook vs. Golovkin = David vs. Goliath? appeared first on Boxing News 24.
On the latest episode of The Real Housewives of Orange County, Vicki Gunvalson, after getting into a very heated argument with Shannon Beador’s husband, David Beador, tearfully called someone during the car ride home. Likely to the surprise of many viewers, Vicki didn’t call a good girlfriend but her ex-boyfriend Brooks Ayers. Show More Summary
More of this please, Bravo! Real Housewives of Orange County has really bounced back from last season's cringe-worthy fake cancer plot, but the docuseries still knows how to squeeze some drama out of Brooks Ayers' disgusting lie. That's because nearly everyone got into a heated argument at Shannon Beador's '70s party on Monday night's all-new episode… and [...]
YEP: FLASHBACK: As Ye Sow, So Shall Ye Reap: Brooks is, of course, horrified at Trump and his supporters, whom he finds childish, thuggish and contemptuous of the things that David Brooks likes about today’s America. It’s clear that he’d like a social/political revolution that was more refined, better-mannered, more focused on the Constitution and, […]
Jeremy Jordan jokes around with Tyler Hoechlin at the Supergirl panel during 2016 San Diego Comic-Con on Saturday (July 23) in San Diego, Calif. The two actors joined Melissa Beniost, David Harewood, Mehcad Brooks, and Chyler Leigh for the panel, where Tyler opened up about becoming Superman. “Definitely incredibly surreal. I know the character represents [...]
The Republican National Convention this week has received mostly negative reviews from reporters and pundits. The Washington Post’s Dana Milbank said the convention was “ a triumph of narcissism.” The New York Times’ David Brooks lamented that Trump had turned the party and convention into “a personality cult.” Others noted the negativity of the Republican […]
David Warsh: Dani Rodrik and Mr. Trump: David Brooks, of The New York Times, wrote the single best piece I read last week on the Republican convention: “Death of the Party.” Like him, I was riveted by Donald Trump’s acceptance...
SUPERGIRL stars Melissa Benoist, Mechad Brooks, Jeremy Jordan, Chyler Leigh, and David Harewood — along with executive producer Sara Schecter — took to the stage at San Diego Comic-Con to tease what’s coming up in season 2. Newcomer to the show Tyler Hoechlin — who has been cast as Superman — also made a surprise […]
The cast of Supergirl gather up for a group photo at SiriusXM’s Entertainment Weekly Radio Channel at Hard Rock Hotel on Saturday (July 23) in San Diego, Calif. Melissa Beniost, David Harewood, Jeremy Jordan, Mehcad Brooks, and Chyler Leigh welcomed Tyler Hoechlin to the gang before heading to a signing event at 2016 San Diego [...]
(Photo: David Ngo) For the San Diego Comic Con, the famous cosplayer Leeanne Vamp dressed as Dark Helmet, the Darth Vader analog from the Mel Brooks parody film Spaceballs. I doubt she'll find the suit as suffocating as Rick Moranis did.
David Brooks: “On the surface, this seems like a normal Republican convention. There are balloon drops, banal but peppy music from the mid-1970s and polite white people not dancing in their seats.” “But this is not a normal convention. Donald [...]
Tony Perkins, president of the Family Research Council, appeared in live PBS/NPR convention coverage on Wednesday night and walked into a barrage of liberal questions designed to shame him and separate him from Donald Trump, who they implied was a terrible Christian. Show More Summary
Why oh why can't we have a better press corps? A classic from eight years ago: one of many reasons that the _New York Times_ owes its subscribers a lot of money: John Amato: [Memo To David Brooks: Applebee's Doesn't Have A Salad Bar](http://crooksandliars.com/2008/06/03/memo-to-david-brooks-applebees-doesnt-have-a-salad-bar): "In an earlier post... >C&L and...
Here is my deliberately short review: It is a good book. Here is David Brooks’s NYT review, he notes “The book is interesting on nearly every page.” I am well aware of Lehrer’s previous failings, but today I am evaluating only this book. Paul Celan went so far as to try to kill his wife, […] The post A Book About Love, by Jonah Lehrer appeared first on Marginal REVOLUTION.
When the PBS NewsHour turned to its Friday week-in-review segment with staff pundits David Brooks and Mark Shields, both the pseudoconservative and the liberal agreed that FBI director James Comey’s non-indictment of Hillary Clinton this week was a damaging blow to her credibility. Show More Summary
Having fled the monstrous Republican political and policy catastrophes he helped to midwife, we once again join Mr. David Brooks far from the scene of his crimes. Today he is spending his priceless New York Times column inches safely...Show More Summary
Gandhi was asked, "What do you think of Western civilization?" "I think it would be a good idea," he replied. ~ CBS News Special, "The Italians" "Power tends to corrupt and absolute power corrupts absolutely." ~ Lord Acton I have been...Show More Summary
Two professional conservatives, the New York Times Op-Ed columnist and Arthur Brooks (no relation), president of the American Enterprise Institute, offer some ideas convincing enough that the leftish Atlantic is willing to post them...