The Passion of Michael Avenatti

Michael Avenatti wasn’t happy. He often appears unhappy in his television interviews, of which he has done hundreds this year alone. Shaved bald and tanned […]

Jeff Flake’s Spineless Betrayal

Watching the Senate Judiciary Committee’s final vote on Friday, it was hard not to feel sorry for Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.). The shrieking and obstreperous women […]

#MeToo and the Death Rattle

The final victory of feelings over facts was almost confirmed this week, at least until the pre-condemned Brett Kavanaugh was afforded the old-fangled notion of […]

Accusation Studies

Anyone can make an accusation. Me, too. I accuse American higher education of fostering an epidemic of unprovable and often unfounded accusations; accusations aimed not […]

Obama Won

We are five days away from fundamentally transforming the United States of America. —Barack Obama, October 30, 2008 By traditional metrics, Barack Obama’s presidency was […]