Posted:Feb 5, 2015
- Jonathan Chait’s piece, “Not a Very P.C. Thing to Say”
- Freddie’s first response to Chait, “I don’t know what to do, you guys”
- Amanda Taub’s piece, “The truth about ‘political correctness’ is that it doesn’t actually exist”
- Wikipedia on “PCU”
- Everyday Feminism on “ableist language”
- Freddie on campus activism
- Art Spiegelman’s graphic novel, “In the Shadow of New Towers”
- Chait’s piece, “The Democrats Have Two Choices Now: Gridlock or Annihilation”
- Doug Henwood on Hillary Clinton
- Alex Pareene on Chait
- Aryeh’s piece, “Robo-Chait”
- Tom Wolfe’s piece, “The ‘Me’ Decade and the Third Great Awakening”
- Freddie on civility
- Jacob Weisberg’s 2006 piece on Ned Lamont
- Andrew Sullivan’s 1989 TNR story, “Here Comes the Groom”
- Interview with Adolph Reed
- Freddie on Reed
- Wikipedia on “kayfabe”
- Dan Lyons’s post, “The Shanley Show”
- Tom Wolfe’s book, “Radical Chic & Mau-Mauing the Flak Catchers”
- Michelle Goldberg on “Feminism’s Toxic Twitter Wars”
- Michael Brendan Dougherty on P.C.
Culturally Determined | Feb 5, 2015 | Aryeh Cohen-Wade & Freddie deBoer
The Wright Show
Robert Wright and Fox News host Greg Gutfeld discuss a way to counter the divisiveness that social media encourages.
Bill Black and historian Ted Miller discuss how John F. Kennedy’s assassination continues to shape Lyndon B. Johnson’s presidential legacy.
The Wright Show
David Frum, author of the new book Trumpocracy: The Corruption of the American Republic, on the lasting damage Trump could inflict on American norms and institutions.
Matt Lewis argues that Kelly should keep his position as chief of staff for one reason: there’s no one better around to replace him.