Culture

A TALE OF TWO MOBS

Vassar Bushmills Since 2006 I’d watched Republicans, including many conservatives, fed up with Party choices going back to Bob Dole in ‘96, hand our government over to first the Congressional Democrats, then, even after the Democrat’s dark side had revealed itself, still refuse to stop the bleeding. I thought perhaps that Obama [Read More]

Nominations

NO MORAL EQUIVALENCE BEWTEEN WITNESSES AT KAVANAUGH HEARING

Vassar Bushmills Very clearly, Christine Blasey Ford lied during her time in the spotlight at Thursday’s Senate confirmation hearing for Brett Kavanaugh. It’s a sort of law that when an accuser, under oath, says a thing was done to her by a named fellow “100%”, as Blasey Ford did yesterday, and then that named [Read More]

Culture

LAWYERS’ WIVES AND REFORMED WHORES

Vassar Bushmills I’m not sure who first used this title, and it may even have been me, in 2009, when I wrote a short essay on “Homer Simpson and the Constitution” at RedState.com The line had nothing to do with the content of the essay, and the content of the essay flew [Read More]

Professional Women Traditional Family
Social Issues

A very informal survey of highly educated professional women reveals that biology may be destiny

An informal survey 30 years after graduating shows that professional women, given the choice, want jobs, not careers, so they can care for their families. Not too long ago, I attended my law school reunion. I am pleased to report that those who attended — comprising about one-fifth of my [Read More]