Delayed Video To Release Independently Monday

A satirical political video Andrew made under the auspices of a think tank, originally slated for release earlier this month, will be released Monday October 29th. The video was delayed because the think tank objected to…

My Post-Debate Thoughts in City Journal

My friends at the terrific City Journal website seem to have caused a bit of a stir by posting my reflections after the first presidential debate: Even before his inauguration, Barack Obama was an imaginary man,…

KOC: The One State Solution

Just to show that PJTV’s Klavan on the Culture isn’t all frolicsome hijinks and mirthful merriment, in this edition we take time out to solve the problems of the Middle East.  Completely.  Once and for all. …

The Racism of the Left

[I originally wrote this post for last week, but pushed it because of the bin Laden killing.  It's no longer strictly topical, but I think it's still true.] I have to admit I know some individual…

More on bin Laden

Last night, as I was still watching the news, my friends at City Journal called to request a short piece for a symposium on the killing of bin Laden.  I basically wrote down what was in…

The Wisdom of the Depressed

As I mentioned on a Ricochet podcast last week, I have an annoying habit of holding commentators responsible for their predictions.  If a sports writer tells me the Red Sox are going to the series, and…

KOC: Barack the Magic Suit

Today, boys and girls, PJTV’s Klavan on the Culture presents a tale of enchantment, a fabulous story about a glorious place where whatever you think should be true is true.  And who should be president of…

My Speech for The President

I’m not the sort of person to point out that my insight into character is so searingly brilliant that I can predict the course of a man’s life two years into the future…  but if I…

Elites, We Hear You!

This weekend, leftist comedians John Stewart and Stephen Colbert held a large “Rally to Restore Sanity,” in Washington DC.  If sanity has to be restored, the implication is that Americans right now are insane. Leftist President…

Last Laugh?

The humorist – and James Bond scenarist – Bruce Feirstein once said to me, “Comedy takes no prisoners.”  By which he meant that good comedy mocked the mockable whether the comedian agreed with them or not. …