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Notes of a Reformed News Weasel

Do you wonder why the legacy media are such puzzled otherworldly twits? Why, for example, they had no idea what was happening in the recent election? Why they seem to know so very little about America or much of anything else?

Trump of Arabia

The Great White Father came to Saudi Arabia last week to harangue some 50 Arab and African despots on the glories of Trumpism, democracy and the need to fight what the Americans call terrorism. Having covered the Mideast for many

A Brief History of Politicians Body-Slamming Journalists [New at Reason]

In the twilight hours of a special election to replace Montana’s lone congressman, Republican hopeful Greg Gianforte reportedly “body-slammed” and punched a Guardian reporter after the journalist tried to ferret out an answer about GOP health care plans. In this

Movie Review: Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

Walt Disney StudiosCan it really be said that dead men tell no tales? Even the long-deceased might have an indignant response to the latest entry in the never-frickin’-ending Pirates of the Caribbean franchise. Well, the news isn’t all bad, I