A Quick Cure for News
However, it doesn't mean I can't exploit someone else's intelligence, in this case, Nicolás Gómez Dávila's.
I was thinking, wouldn't it be nice if we could replace our worthless news media with a guy who simply reads a few astringent aphorisms into the camera?
Todays top stories, via Don Colacho's Aphorisms:
With a picture of campus crybullies in the background:
Liberty is the right to be different; equality is a ban on being different.
Over a stat showing broad support for Bernie Sanders among young adults:
Civilization is what old men manage to salvage from the onslaught of young idealists.
The gender perversion and bathroom confusion of the left?
Conservatism should not be a party but the normal attitude of every decent man.
Bernie Sanders' free stuff?
Compassion is the best excuse for envy.
Farcebook's anti-conservative news aggregation?
The journalist collects the previous day's garbage in order to feed it to us for breakfast.
Hillary's six figure speaking fees (not to mention the somehow wealthy community organizer occupying the White House)?
The only man who should speak of wealth or power is one who did not extend his hand when they were within his reach.
The man who says he is respectful of all ideas is admitting that he is ready to give in.
The cost of progress is calculated in fools.
"Social justice" is the term used to claim anything to which we do not have a right