Category Archives: Trump Stuff

What is a conservative? I found the answer

For several years, I’ve been wondering what conservatism is as a political philosophy, how an adherent of that philosophy would define himself now, after 2016. I have a firm idea about what it means to be a liberal. That’s easy. … Continue reading

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Why I’m not going nuts over the Trump v Dem candidates polling

They don’t make any sense to me. The Times recently published a chart of results from the Times-Siena new poll of election battleground states comparing Trump to the current top Democratic presidential candidates. Nate Cohn, the Times poll maven, writes: … Continue reading

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Thinking about joining a militia to defend Trump?

As I read and re-read favorite books, I find that so much of what is happening right now, in real life, is reflected in or addressed by passages in fiction. In 1968’s The Man On The Balcony, by Maj Sj√∂wall … Continue reading

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