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by glenn reynolds

LIFE IN TODAY’S ACADEMIC POLICE STATE: Laura Kipnis: My Title IX Inquisition: When I first heard that students at my university had staged a protest over an essay I’d written in The Chronicle Review about sexual politics on campus — and that they...
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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STEPHEN L. CARTER: Hillary Clinton and the New Litmus Test. You might have missed the news that John Paul Stevens, the retired U.S. Supreme Court justice, criticized Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton last week for her announcement...
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Friday, May 29, 2015
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CAMP OF THE SAINTS IS JUST A NOVEL, RIGHT? How many more can Kos take? Holidaymaker misery as thousands of boat people from Syria and Afghanistan set up migrant camp to turn popular Greek island into ‘disgusting’ hellhole.
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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J.D. TUCCILLE: Is On the Run Flawed Sociology or Interesting Impressionistic Journalism? There may be a touch of Hunter S. Thompson in Alice Goffman’s tale of inner-city life.
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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LIFE IN THE 21ST CENTURY: ‘Devious Defecator’ Case Tests Genetics Law. “Frustrated supervisors at a warehouse outside Atlanta were trying to figure out who was leaving piles of feces around the facility. They pulled aside two laborers whom they...
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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YEAH, WELL, HOW I FEEL ABOUT THAT DEPENDS ON WHICH SCIENCE FICTION WE’RE TALKING ABOUT: Our Robotic Future Is Going To Look Like Science Fiction.
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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THE FAIRY TALE OF GRANDMA’S COOKING. “As I’ve noted before, in Europe and much of Asia, the idea that everyone was constantly enjoying meat and fresh produce, or any of those lovingly hand-produced foods that Grandma liked to stuff you with, is...
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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AT AMAZON, Deals Galore in Lawn & Garden. Plus, Take an Extra 25% Off Men’s Suiting.
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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IF HE’D BEEN A CHILD MOLESTER, HE’D HAVE GOTTEN LESS TIME. IF HE’D BEEN AL SHARPTON, HE WOULDN’T HAVE BEEN PROSECUTED. Sunk: How Ross Ulbricht Ended Up In Prison for Life.
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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NEWS YOU CAN USE: The 9 Most Common Misconceptions About Hammers. I hear that, among themselves, hammers describe someone who isn’t very bright as “dumb as a bag of Bidens,” but that could just be a rumor.
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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AT AMAZON, deals on Father’s Day gifts.
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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VIDEO: My appearance on John Stossel’s show last night, talking about higher education.
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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CIVIL RIGHTS UPDATE: Open carry handguns will soon be legal in Texas. “Texas lawmakers on Friday approved carrying handguns openly on the streets of the nation’s second most-populous state, sending the bill to Republican Gov. Greg Abbott, who immediately...
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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FRACKING GOES GLOBAL: U.S. Shale Is Transforming the LNG Market.
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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IN THE MAIL: From Ryk E. Spoor, Phoenix in Shadow (Balanced Sword). Plus, today only at Amazon: 25% Off Diamondback 510lc and 510SR Fitness Bikes. And also today only: 40% Off Select Building Toys from ZOOB.
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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ALAN DOWD: Answer The Baltics’ SOS. NATO’s Baltic members—Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania—are formally asking the alliance to deploy a “brigade-level permanent allied military presence” on their territory to deter Russia from repeating its...
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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TAXPROF ROUNDUP: The IRS Scandal, Day 751.
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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WEIRDLY, FEMINISTS ARE UNHAPPY: GOP senators call for over-the-counter birth control. “Groups like Planned Parenthood have opposed the idea, which they argue could drive up contraception prices. The group has pointed to ObamaCare’s contraception...
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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ONWARD, CHRISTIAN SOLDIERS: This guy from Baltimore is raising a Christian army to fight ISIS. What could go wrong? Mother Jones is predictably appalled.
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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ROGER KIMBALL: The relevance of the House of Usher to the Way We Live Now. Towards the beginning of Edgar Allan Poe’s macabre romance “The Fall of the House of Usher,” the unnamed narrator describes his first sight of that gloomy old pile. Among...
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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RON RADOSH: The Long and Partisan Journalistic Career of Sid “Vicious” Blumenthal.
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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SCIENCE: Women of all ages more likely to have serious mental health problems than men, report says. “Pratt said she could not explain why women have higher rates of serious psychological distress. ‘As I’m sure you are aware, we see this in major...
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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TROLL LEVEL: GRANDMASTER. No One Wants To Live In A World Of Uncircumcised Penises.
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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WELL, YES: Feminist claims that bad consensual sex equals rape victimize women just as surely as the McMartin trials victimized children.
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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RECHARGING “EMISSIONS FREE” ELECTRIC CARS with a big diesel generator. You know, this just makes clear what’s always going on when you charge an electric car.
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Saturday, May 30, 2015
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I’LL BE ON JOHN STOSSEL’S SHOW TONIGHT IN THE 9PM ET HOUR, talking about higher education.
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Friday, May 29, 2015
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AT AMAZON, 20% off on Men’s Clothing. Plus, 20% off Women’s Contemporary & Designer Clothing.
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Friday, May 29, 2015
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DRIVING Richard Petty’s Superbird in North Carolina.
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Friday, May 29, 2015
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ERIK WEMPLE: CNN’s Jake Tapper won’t moderate panel discussion at Clinton Global Initiative confab. “The switcheroo on the workforce panel caps a frenzy of negotiations between CNN and the Clinton Foundation. About a week ago, USA Today reported...
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Friday, May 29, 2015
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MILEAGE CHAMP: 2015 Audi A3 TDI: Slick and stingy, far from quick.
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Friday, May 29, 2015
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CHANGE: Free Same-Day Delivery Is Amazon’s Gambit to Own All Retail.
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Friday, May 29, 2015
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AT AMAZON, Father’s Day Gifts in Kitchen & Dining. Plus, 15% off on Athletic & Outdoor Shoes.
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Friday, May 29, 2015
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EBOLA UPDATE: How Computer Modelers Took On the Ebola Outbreak: Did real-time epidemic modeling save lives in West Africa?
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Friday, May 29, 2015
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ED DRISCOLL: Interview: Jimmy Wallace on the Annual Dallas International Guitar Festival.
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Friday, May 29, 2015
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AT AMAZON, Father’s Day Gifts in Tools.
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Friday, May 29, 2015
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OBVIOUSLY, THIS CALLS FOR A HIGHER MINIMUM WAGE: Robots Start to Grasp Food Processing: Advances in robotics make it possible to automate tasks such as processing poultry and vegetables.
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Friday, May 29, 2015
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CAN BEDBUGS CARRY “TRENCH FEVER?” “The present work demonstrated for the first time that bed bugs can acquire, maintain for more than 2 weeks and release viable B. quintana organisms following a stercorarial shedding. We also observed the vertical...
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Friday, May 29, 2015
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TOM MAGUIRE: So What Did Hastert Do? “So, my current guess – Hastert is guilty of trying to do the right thing by supporting an illicit child and then was a damn idiot who lied to the FBI about it. The rest is politicized, Chicagoland, Obamaland...
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Friday, May 29, 2015
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HEY, HE BRIBED ‘EM FAIR AND SQUARE: Putin Fumes over FIFA Arrests. Vladimir Putin is loudly railing against the dramatic U.S. arrest of FIFA’s top officials in Zurich for massive corruption, using his favorite rhetorical tricks of reversing the narrative...
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Friday, May 29, 2015
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THE COUNTRY’S IN THE VERY BEST OF HANDS: Four U.S. lab workers treated for anthrax exposure. “More than two dozen lab workers, including four in the U.S., are now being treated for anthrax exposure.”
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Friday, May 29, 2015
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TAXPROF ROUNDUP: The IRS Scandal, Day 750.
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Friday, May 29, 2015
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IN THE MAIL: From Robert Conroy, 1882: Custer in Chains.. Plus, today only at Amazon: 50% Off Teva Shoes. And, also today only: Up to 69% Off Select Rubbermaid Commercial Products.
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Friday, May 29, 2015
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CULTURE OF ENTITLEMENT: Bill Clinton: Sure, you can give me an award — but first give $500,000 to my slush fund foundation. “The Clinton Foundation had rejected the Happy Hearts Fund invitation more than once, until there was a thinly veiled solicitation...
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Friday, May 29, 2015
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FREE SPEECH UPDATE: Texas student sues after college bans gun rights sign.
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Friday, May 29, 2015
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TUNKU VARADARAJAN: The reign in Spain is no longer on the wane: King Felipe and Queen Letizia, an “in touch” duo that’s trying to keep together a weakened kingdom.
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Friday, May 29, 2015
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MICHAEL BARONE: Colleges and universities have grown bloated and dysfunctional. American colleges and universities, long thought to be the glory of the nation, are in more than a little trouble. I’ve written before of their shameful practices — the...
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Friday, May 29, 2015
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SET YOUR DVRs: I’ll be on John Stossel’s show tonight in the 9 pm hour talking about higher education. Don’t miss it!
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Friday, May 29, 2015
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ED MORRISSEY: How Hillary And Bill Have Democrats Legally Conned.
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Friday, May 29, 2015
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UNEXPECTEDLY! U.S. economy shrinks .7 percent in first quarter. “The numbers released Friday were a revision of earlier figures that had showed GDP growing in the first quarter at 0.2 percent. The contraction was the U.S.’s third in the aftermath...
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Friday, May 29, 2015
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ROGER SIMON: A Mad Voter Looks at the May 28 Presidential Poll.
From: Instapundit | By: Glenn Reynolds | Friday, May 29, 2015
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