Category Archives: Current Events

Happy 103rd birthday to Beverly Cleary, beloved by generations of readers

It’s hard to believe that some of author Beverly Cleary’s beloved characters are nearly 50 years old. Little Ramona, who got in trouble for pulling one of nemesis Susan’s curls, middle-aged? Henry Huggins, owner of beloved dog Ribsy, ready for … Continue reading

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Baseball’s Back

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What progressives should know about Trump voters By Victor Davis Hanson

(CNN)Progressives wonder how in the world could anyone still support President Donald Trump. So here are ten reasons why more than 40% of the electorate probably does — and will. Victor Davis Hanson 1. Voters appreciate that the economy is … Continue reading

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Socialism’s Bloody History Shows Millennials Should Think Twice Before Supporting It By Stella Morabito

Nikolai Bukharin was executed by shooting in Moscow on March 15, 1938. He had been revered as a giant of the Bolshevik Revolution in Russia, as one who even worked side by side with Vladimir Lenin himself. Alas, Bukharin’s Marxist chickens had … Continue reading

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Autopsy of a Dead Coup By Victor Davis Hanson

  The illegal effort to destroy the 2016 Trump campaign by Hillary Clinton campaign’s use of funds to create, disseminate among court media, and then salt among high Obama administration officials, a fabricated, opposition smear dossier failed. So has the … Continue reading

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Dodgers Dugout Remembering Don Newcombe By Houston Mitchell

Don Newcombe in 1951. (Associated Press) Hi, and welcome to another edition of Dodgers Dugout. My name is Houston Mitchell and this entire newsletter is dedicated to Don Newcombe. Don Newcombe (June 14, 1926 – February 19, 2019) Dodger great … Continue reading

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At 200, Marx Is Still Wrong by Russell A. Berman

Two hundred years ago this month, Karl Marx was born in Trier, Germany, a small town in the western part of the country. To celebrate his bicentennial, the People’s Republic of China donated a larger-than-life statue of the founder of Communism … Continue reading

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