Never interview with someone who uses the word “Twittering” and called Rachel Maddow a genius.Read More Saying ‘no’ to this guy.
The University of Wisconsin at Madison turned out to be a depressing place. Getting into Madison was the pinnacle of my success as a person, my recognition as an intellectual–someone worthy of being considered among fellow intellectual elites at one of America’s most esteemed public universities. It was proof that my junior year “F” in […]Read More Learning to Hate Yourself
Where the right got it wrong….Read More Defending Milo
President George W. Bush: I need a phony excuse for an unnecessary war. New York Times: Leave that to us. Cause, meet effect:Read More Trump: the Iraq War was based on lies
Months ago, before the presidential election, ad agency J Walter Thompson asked me to join a panel at South by Southwest (aka SXSW) on “trolling,” which was a term assigned to my Rep. Steven Smith Twitter parody account by Time magazine writer Joel Stein in an article last fall. I had never heard of SXSW […]Read More Fighting the Creators and Defenders of Fake News