The Trouble With Ben Sasse

Ben Sasse talks a fantastic game. When he laments a Congress whose members would rather be TV pundits than lawmakers, people cheer. When he talks about Congress not fulfilling its core functions, people take notice. But the response from some is that Sasse himself is all talk and no action. The...

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On Chuck Todd, Roger Ailes, and the Press

A lot of people are reacting to Chuck Todd’s piece in The Atlantic (full disclosure: I know and like Chuck and appear occasionally on Meet the Press, including this coming week). It seems a lot of those commenting on his piece are reacting to the picture and subtitle about Roger Ailes than...

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The Real Reason Twitter is a Garbage Platform

We could spend all day analyzing Twitter’s problems. It is a group of progressive programmers in California seeking to control and regulate human behavior on a platform that inherently brings out the worst in people. It’s a place where free speech purists are confronting the ugliness...

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