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Thomas Friedman: Wrong Again

Joseph Bottom of First Things, a conservative journal of religion, culture, and politics, thinks that David Brooks coined the term “beyondist.” A beyondist is one of those people who claims to go beyond the liberal/conservative divide, or beyond the sterile politics of left and right, yet, predictably, falls safely on one side or the other. … Continue reading

Thomas Friedman: Shittiest Columnist in America

Thomas Friedman may be the most read syndicated columnist in America. As such, he gets sent all around the world on the New York Times’ dime so he can offer expert opinion on trade, globalization, and anything else unlucky enough to get filtered through his dumbed-down banality-making mind. And we, the readers, suffer from his … Continue reading