The Carl Sagan Prophecy: When and How Did it Come True?

Future historians will characterize the early 21st century in America as a period of humiliation. Unfortunately, the humiliation did not…

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The Biden Bubble is About to Pop (Preview)

Fortune rules the fates of men far more than we, in our arrogance, would care to admit. Herodotus reminds us…

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America’s Long Humiliation

“OK, Boomer!” This meme began circulating in 2019. Mostly driven by Generation Z, it pokes fun at the mores and…

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Enter 2021: The Empire of Lies

At the end of 2019, I was cautiously optimistic that woke culture was coming to an end. America was experiencing…

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The Biggest Winners and Losers of 2020

2020, definitively, was the year that history began again. If you had any more doubts that the “End of History”…

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Election 2020 Results: The Seventh Party System is Here

Yes, there was fraud. No, we don’t know the extent of it. No, it probably won’t change the result, even…

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What is the Key to a Cultural Renaissance?

At the end of 2019, I pondered whether that had been the year woke culture peaked. That was just before…

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The Stronger, Safer, Prouder, 21st Century Republican Party Platform (Part 2)

Last week, we discussed the emergence of a new Republican Party for the coming epoch in American politics. Now, we…

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Are the Coronavirus Lockdowns Chinese Information Warfare?

One of the reasons why it was easy to overreact to the Chinese coronavirus was because China was taking it…

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The 2020 Forecast – Episode 5: Fortune Frowns

Ancient people had deep respect for the will of fortune and Homer’s “strong force of fate.” These, they said, were…

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