Articles by A.J. Rice

The Virus Is Speaking Chinese

magine this scenario: You have a bunch of kids on a school bus. Most of them, all but one, are behaving themselves. They’re bathing regularly. Brushing their teeth. They’re not going around touching everyone else. They’re not acting up, not sneezing on other kids, or getting in anyone else’s face or causing problems. But then […]

The Swamp Goes to the World Series

Real sports fans take their teams with them. Even when they move to work for the federal government.  Nothing brings Red Sox, Yankees, Mets, and Phillies fans together better than a bar full of sloppy K Street Nationals fans because no one is actually from D.C.—though too many do acclimate to this swampy place. Wander […]

We Need Bullies So We Can Be Heroes

For decades now, public schools and society at large have fretted about how to stop bullying. At some point in the 1990s, some time around the Columbine High School massacre, bullying became a public crisis. Public crises must have a government program, which must have a logo, and must have posters and handouts and a […]

How I Did Not Meet Your Mother

The produce aisle has become a minefield; church isn’t safe—and the workplace is far more dangerous than ever. If this continues, the species may not. No joke. Men and women used to meet—and sometimes flirt—at such places. Often, they ended up married. Ronald Reagan met Nancy on a movie set; so did Ayn Rand (who […]

The Chernobyl Primary, An Inevitable Accident

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What If Thanos Snapped the Wrong People?

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Will The Woke Mafia Whack Tony Soprano?

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Memo to Amazon: Free Woody from #MeToo Jail

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Why Haven’t SJW Bullies Destroyed A Christmas Story Yet?

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Lindsey Graham’s Finest Moment

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