Daily Archives: August 10, 2018

THE ALT-RIGHT ONE YEAR AFTER CHARLOTTESVILLE

Jacob Siegel writes for Tablet: Here’s what I thought might happen. Spencer and his wing of the alt-right, which already had their own think tank and book publisher, would spread their ideas and influence through sympathetic elements in the new … Continue reading

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Book Club: Hackers: Heroes of the Computer Revolution by Steven Levy

From Amazon.com: This 25th anniversary edition of Steven Levy’s classic book traces the exploits of the computer revolution’s original hackers — those brilliant and eccentric nerds from the late 1950s through the early ’80s who took risks, bent the rules, … Continue reading

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The Jewish Urge To Schmooze

Frame Game Radio tweets: 1. This is a thread about SCHMOOZING. I was at a business lunch today with a fellow Jew and it suddenly hit me – one reason for Jewish success is *The Jewish Urge To Schmooze.* 2. … Continue reading

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Why Adopted Children Still Struggle Over Time

Greg Cochran writes: “I noticed an article in the Atlantic, about much higher rates of disability, behavior and learning problems, suspensions. Lower achievement on reading, math, and science assessment tests. They can’t figure it out.” * Steve Sailer writes: In … Continue reading

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Japanese Strategists

Greg Cochran writes: “In World War II. It’s not clear that there actually were any. This isn’t always mentioned in histories, but a lot of what Japan did in the Pacific made no sense at all.” COMMENTS: * The US … Continue reading

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