Graduation speaker stuns crowd, gets standing ovation for shaming ‘arrogant’ liberal student protesters

Richard Berkow BizPac Review 5/19/2014

…Birgeneau had refused to travel to the ceremony, replying to the radicals’ letter with a curt email. Bowen upbraided this behavior also, saying, he should have made “proper allowance for the immature, and yes, arrogant inclinations of some protestors. Aggravated as he had every right to be, I think he […]

My Boy, Sweet Andrew

Orson Bean Big Journalism 1 Mar 2013

…The New Yorker announced that it was going to publish a major piece on him and sent a female journalist to L.A.. I feared a hatchet job. After hanging out with him for ten days, she wrote a love letter.

As his fame spread, well known political […]

Quote of the day

14 October 2011

“There is only one basic human right, the right to do as you please. And with it comes the only basic human duty, the duty to take the consequences.”

~ P. J. O’Rourke

Why it’s so irksome being governed by the Obami.

A Plague of ‘A’ Students

P. J. O’Rourke The Weekly Standard 5/3/2010

Barack Obama is more irritating than the other nuisances on the left. Nancy Pelosi needs a session on the ducking stool, of course. But everyone with an ugly divorce has had a Nancy. She’s vexatious and expensive to get rid of, but it’s […]

Quote of the day

“This country was founded by religious nuts with guns.”

–P. J. O’Rourke

Outsourcing Hate

The burdens of conservatism in the Obama age. by P.J. O’Rourke The Weekly Standard 10/05/2009, Volume 015, Issue 03

Whew, I’m pooped. Jimmy Carter has got me run ragged with all the hating I’m supposed to do. Jimmy says I’m a racist because I oppose President Obama’s health care reform program. Even Jimmy Carter can’t […]