Breitbart Under the Bus

I am not outraged that ABC News caved to leftist pressure and canceled Andrew Breitbart’s participation in their election eve coverage.  The network that routinely suppressed inconvenient climate-gate stories, was American-phobic when it covered opposition to…

ID Man an Entertainment Weekly Must

My new novel The Identity Man has made Entertainment Weekly’s top ten “Must” list for the week of November 14th.  And, as you know, if Entertainment Weekly says you must, it’s fruitless to resist.  The list…

God and Baseball: Point to the Sky

Baseball has suffered a lot of indignities over the years – the designated hitter, commercials that add over an hour to playing time, the designated hitter, unions, pitching specialization and, of course, the designated hitter –…

The Shame of The “Times”

We all know by now how the left reacts to the presence of the truth:  the screaming, the name-calling, the hysterical slander; the way they designate the craziest Koran-burning, abortionist-shooting nutcase they can find to represent…

9/11

This special Klavan on the Culture from PJTV aired originally last year.  As always, Justin Folk did the backgrounds.

You Just Don’t Get It, Maureen

The left doesn’t even understand its own philosophy! New York Times columnist Maureen Dowd last week gave an unspirited semi-defense of Michelle Obama’s Marie Antoinette routine in Spain.  Michelle, as you no doubt know, spent vast…

What I Love And Don’t Like About “Mad Men”

AMC’s Mad Men is yet one more product of television’s new golden age.  The same combination of mindless leftism, foreign funding and ill-treatment of writers that caused the possibly fatal decline of American movies has chased…

Me in City Journal on the Media

The truly estimable City Journal has posted my reaction to–well, to several things:  Journolist, Breitbart and the cancellation of my novel Empire of Lies in France for “political and religious” reasons: The book’s French cancellation is,…