Just a Couple of Quibbles

With the current popularity of Ayn Rand, it becomes worth taking a look at her again--even by those of us who find her beliefs rancid. Normally, I don't need to taste old butter to know that it is bad... the smell is enough. The same is true with Rand. Yet so many people are gorging … Continue reading Just a Couple of Quibbles

Horowitz on Woodward

It’s Bad to Change Your MindYesterday, David Horowitz responded to Michiko Kakutani’s review (subscription required) of Bob Woodward’s new book State of Denial. What is absolutely fascinating is that Horowitz tries to take Woodward to task for having changed his opinion—something Horowitz, though he switched from left to right—has never done. Kakutani’s headline is “A … Continue reading Horowitz on Woodward