Sorry Mark Jackson, but I’m talking about you; and others too.

For those who don’t know who former NBA player from 1987–2004 Mark Jackson is, this is not merely a rant against one ESPN color commentator. This is a cogent rant against the stagnant nature of NBA broadcasting. …

What is the most important political value you should hold?

Arguing about politics is great sport. It gives ordinary folks who have no political power feel like they’re in the arena. And if only those stupid politicians would listen to us the country would be saved.

The underlying truth from…

Why the NBA is a free, fair, and competitive market.

The NBA season is upon us. And for those of us who are diehard fans we are about to root passionately for our teams (Knicks and Spurs for me), in a quest for the ever elusive championship. Some will be…

The three most famous people in the U.S. by Instagram followers are Cristiano Ronaldo, The Rock, and Ariana Grande. And by Twitter followers, we get President Obama, Justin Bieber, and Katy Perry. While we as a society idolize fame, largely to our detriment, no sane person would argue that these…

How we can improve the U.S. education system

Fredrick deBoer’s recent book (2020) The Cult of Smart: How Our Broken Education System Perpetuates Social Injustice makes a lot of compelling and accurate arguments. What is rare about deBoer’s ideas is that he gets at inconvenient truths which many like to ignore.

Here are two central arguments that deBoer…

On the left is Marc Lamont Hill a professor at Temple University. And on the right is Douglas Murray. Source Youtube.

Do you like or hate Douglas Murray?

Douglas Murray is a British author and journalist. To some people, he may be most known because he is hated by many liberals. And he probably has had every negative adjective in the dictionary thrown at him. But like many of today’s best intellectuals, he is principled and intellectually nimble…

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