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The Book That Drove Them Crazy by Andrew Ferguson. Allan Bloom’s ‘Closing of the American Mind’ 25 years later. More at TWS.

Pony Express

The Story Of The Pony Express by Nancy Pope. The Pony Express is one of the most colorful episodes in American history, one which can be used to measure not only the growth of the nation, but the pioneering spirit […]


“Too much happiness can make you unhappy, studies show” The happier you are, the better, right? Not necessarily. Studies show that there is a darker side to feeling good and that the pursuit of happiness can sometimes make you .?.?. […]


Iran’s Narrative for the Arab Uprisings by Majid Rafizadeh. For most of the world, the Arab Spring has meant the Arab people’s struggle for democracy, rule of law and freedom of expression as well as government transparency and accountability. For […]

Don’t Care

Conservatives Don’t Care About Science. (Neither Do Liberals.) by A. Barton Hinkle. Neither side is really looking for the truth. What they’re looking for is ammunition. More at Reason.