Filet of David Frum

Welp, Buffalo Beast has the 2011 edition of their annual list of the 50 Most Loathsome Americans up (actually, it's been a couple of days now). As usual, it's hilariously schadenfreude-filled, even if most of it is merely speculative or wishful. For anyone who hasn't read it in years past, it's an arbitrary listing of the 50 top offenders in American culture, politics, society, etc, as chosen by...

Empty Words and Conundrums on Health Care

Regular readers of this blog may start to wonder - especially after this post - whether I'm in some way obsessed with conservative moderate David Frum. As much as I'd like to be able to tell you that no, I'm not...I worry it may be true. It may seem a bit strange to you, since Frum is far from the worst ranter on the right side of the American political aisle currently. In fact, if anything, it's...

Fe, Fi, Fo, Frum

...I smell the blood of a propagandist! Recognize this guy? He's David Frum, former Bush speechwriter and current talking head on many a cable outlet's political TV show. He also runs his own group blog called the Frum Forum. If you're unfamiliar with him, I've posted a lengthier bio with more context, so the rest of this post will make more sense. Frum is also the guy I got into a Twitter-fight...