Month: October 17, 2009

Oct 17,2009

HOPE is a fraud

As Joe noted this morning, Shepherd Fairey, the artist responsible for the “HOPE” portrait of President Obama, has admitted to tampering with and manufacturing evidence in a lawsuit related to...

Oct 17,2009

Authenticity is fake

My old friend Dara Horn has a great column in the WSJ. She writes, Americans crave authenticity, culinary and otherwise. But most of what we consider authentic is just an...

Oct 16,2009

California hates our freedoms

Like the freedom to watch the biggest TV possible: The influential lobby group Consumer Electronics Assn. is fighting what appears to be a losing battle to dissuade California regulators from...

Oct 15,2009

Machine guns and the zombie menace

Jonah has posted a series of zombie-related hits over at The Corner; here is the latest. As someone who both dreads the eventual zombipocalypse and has played around with automatic...

Oct 15,2009

Since when is Petraeus a Republican?

Andrew Sullivan: How do we know that Petraeus is, or will be, a Republican? Does anyone actually have evidence of this? Or is all this speculation based on the stereotype...