When was America great?

One of the most banal challenges from the left regarding President Trump is challenging his assumption that America was ever great. When was it great? When we were killing off the native Americans? When we had slaves? When women couldn’t vote? When blacks had no...

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7 Lessons from The Funeral Oration of Pericles

One of my new precious book acquisitions is another anthology by William J. Bennett, The Book of Man: Readings on the Path to Manhood. Today, I read The Funeral Oration of Pericles. At the end of the first year of the 27-year Peloponnesian War between...

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GUIDE: Restoring Infected WordPress Installs on Dreamhost

So your Dreamhost WordPress account is infected, and you’ve received an email that you have to clean it up. What do you do? DISCLAIMER: If you totally bork your sites, please don’t blame me. This procedure is safe as of the publication date, and tech support can...

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Study: Poverty not main cause of out of wedlock births

Freakanomics radio just published a fascinating interview entitled The Fracking Boom, a Baby Boom, and the Retreat From Marriage. Melissa Kearney, professor of economics at the University of Maryland, has been concerned about the relationship between the breakdown of the family and outcomes for children....

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