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Frightened Dogs in a Bowling Alley

We’re all supposed to nod approvingly at overweening prudence. Self-denial has become an orthodoxy, a new and more powerful form of wokeness.

“THAT’S BEEN THE STORY OF LIFE.”

The watering hole is shrinking, as the African saying goes, and the animals are starting to look at one another differently. The weaker ones are feeling their mortality, beginning to understand that they just might not make it through

ALL OF US VERSUS THE ALIENS

Interesting, isn’t it, how much barbed wire has suddenly slithered out of the conversation? How fear, and a threat that ignores borders, combine to encourage civility and prod us closer? How, suddenly, rigid ideology and blinkered partisanship seem awfully

So. Who gets the ventilators?

I wish Sophie Gregoire Trudeau good health, and a complete recovery in her quarantine. The same for the lovely Margaret Trudeau, if she comes down with COVID-19. Both women were at the same speaking engagement in London; presumably, that

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