Progressives, who Jonah Goldberg referred to as “nice fascists” in his book Liberal Fascism, have been gaga for Elizabeth Warren from the first. They willing ignored her blatant lies about being a Native American, because of racial politics. Show More Summary
Jonah Goldberg: Taking Exception to Exceptionism "Why liberals have become so comfortable running down America is no doubt complicated, but I think one part of the answer is obvious. Liberals tend to equate patriotism with the government. Obama was supposed...
National Review contributor Jonah Goldberg had some harsh words for the media’s lack of outrage over press restrictions detention facilities for illegal immigrants. Goldberg appeared on Fox News’ Media Buzz on Sunday, July 13 and proclaimed to be “shocked that the press isn’t protesting more the rules at these detention centers.” [See video below.] read more
In response to Do not doubt the power of the Cloward-Piven strategy: I'm surprised that a pundit as intelligent and insightful as Jonah Goldberg doesn't see the humanitarian disaster on the border as an obviously manufactured crisis....Show More Summary
Jonah Goldberg at National Review has a fine column today in which he dynamites the Obama talking point that our cross-border invasion is a flood of refugees from shocking new war-zone conditions in Central America, and has nothing to do with Obama's failure to enforce immigration laws. Show More Summary
Happening Now's Martha MacCallum and National Review editor Jonah Goldberg considered a photo tweeted yesterday of President Barack Obama and Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper playing a game of billiards, and agreed it presented terrible optics given Obama's decision not to go to the border during his upcoming trip to Texas.
From the July 8 edition of Fox News' Special Report with Bret Baier: Previously: Media Consecrate Their Latest "Obama's Katrina": Unaccompanied Minors Edition
JONAH GOLDBERG: Resenting The Republic: Liberals Take Exception To Exceptionalism. “Why liberals have become so comfortable running down America is no doubt complicated, but I think one part of the answer is obvious. Liberals tend to equate patriotism with the government. Obama was supposed to usher in a glorious new era of European-style big government. [...]
The right's lame talking points on Hobby Lobby are wrong -- and show a misunderstanding of health insurance and sex
Jonah Goldberg, livin' the dream Every once in a while the Worst Possible Thing happens, which is that conservative "thinker" Jonah Goldberg says something so fantastically stupid (in this case, about Hobby Lobby and our new glorious...Show More Summary
In politics as in war, people tend to overestimate the strength of their enemies. Jonah Goldberg provided a recent example of this, arguing that the left is formidably united while conservatives are not. He may have a point that conservative...Show More Summary
JONAH GOLDBERG: Obama, Quit Crying ‘Crisis’ Crises give politicians more power, but actually Americans are doing pretty well. Politicians and journalists have a common interest in crises. When there’s a crisis, people buy newspapers and turn on the news to learn how our political leaders will fix the problem. Indeed, crises give politicians more power, [...]
Charles Murray had written a piece distinguishing between "liberals" and "progressives," noting that while the former are in favor of state control over the economy, only the latter are outright in favor of state control over the citizen's mind. (One...
Jonah Golberg at the National Review Online says Hillary Clinton is ripe for being picked off, just as she was when challenged in 2008 by Barack Obama. A more populist candidate, Elizabeth Warren, says Goldberg, could do the trick. Of course Republicans are right to promote an “anybody but Hillary” campaign. Goldberg recalls the year [...]
But the arguments for a pluralistic Israel-friendly Iraq WERE SO GOOD! Jonah Goldberg: I supported the war, and I still think the arguments in favor at the time were superior to the arguments against. Alas, the facts on the ground didn’t...Show More Summary
New York Times columnist and economics Nobelist Paul Krugman showered ecomiums on French economist Thomas Piketty's Capital in the Twenty-First Century calling it a "magnificent, sweeping meditation on inequality" and "an awesome work."...Show More Summary
On Monday’s “Special Report,” conservative columnist Jonah Goldberg criticized former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s book rollout, which has been fraught with gaffes. Goldberg noted how often the pundit class tried to read into Hillary Clinton’s rhetoric as it might pertain to her potential 2016 presidential run. Show More Summary
Jonah Goldberg is outraged that there continues to be no outrage over the endless IRS "scandal." Most of his column is the usual collection of misleading innuendo, but there is one new item: the IRS's claim that Lois Lerner's computer crashed in 2011 and thousands of her emails were lost. Show More Summary
The voice cast of Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg's animated R-rated comedy Sausage Party was already top notch. Rogen was already lending his voice to the film along with Jonah Hill, Kristen Wiig, Salma Hayek, Edward Norton, Michael Cera, David Krumholtz, Bill Hader, James Franco and Craig Robinson. Show More Summary
Back in January, we learned that Seth Rogen, James Franco, Jonah Hill, Michael Cera, David Krumholtz, Kristen Wiig, and Nick Kroll will star in Rogen and Evan Goldberg’s R-rated animated movie Sausage Party. Well, if that cast weren’t unsurprising enough, Paul Rudd and Danny McBride have been added. Craig Robinson (obvs),... More »