Charles Murray

  • Blogs

    June 1, 2014

    Rightbloggers Talk Conservative "Reform," But Who's Listening?

    According to Theodore Roosevelt biographer William Roscoe Thayer, the trenchant political observer Roscoe Conkling once said, "when Dr. Johnson told Boswell that 'patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel,' he had not sounded the possibilities of 'reform.'" It's observably true, alas, that many w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 7, 2013

    Beaten on Gay Marriage, Rightbloggers Begin Berating Straights

    Maybe it's because everyone's sick of fighting over gay marriage. Maybe it's because our rightblogger friends' tactic of Adam-and-Steving the issue hasn't helped their increasingly hopeless cause, even within the Republican Party. In any case some of the brethren are working a new angle. Well, not ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 31, 2013

    Rightbloggers Take Cover as Gay Marriage Reigns Supreme

    Last week the Supreme Court heard a couple of gay marriage cases and, with so many politicians and even some conservatives running to grab the rainbow flag, it seemed as if a corner on the contentious issue had been turned. How went the rightbloggers? Most continued to -- paraphrasing Buckley -- s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 24, 2012

    The 12 Months of Crazy: Rightbloggers' Greatest Hits of 2012

    It's been a hell of a year for conservatives, so naturally it's been a flaming, bloody hell of a year for our subjects the rightbloggers. If this is the sort of thing that gladdens your heart, then sit by the fire and let us brighten your holiday season by reviewing, month by month, the rightblogg ... More >>

  • Books

    November 27, 2001
  • News

    June 19, 2001

    The Real Andrew Sullivan Scandal

    His Private Life Is None of Our Business. His Public Life Certainly Is.