California

trump

Confessions of the secret suburban Trump moms: California

September 26, 2020 8:04 am

‘We’re like Freemasons: we have our own secret code’

How environmentalists destroyed California’s forests

September 21, 2020 5:27 am

Short-sighted eco-measures helped cause the devastation we see today

electoral college

In defense of the Electoral College

September 20, 2020 8:35 am

Why should California decide the presidency?

san francisco

Insufferable San Francisco

September 7, 2020 9:38 am

Suburban rockers have ruined my city

nancy pelosi hair

Nancy Pelosi’s bad hair day

September 3, 2020 10:21 pm

The shear hypocrisy!

2027

A view from 2027

September 3, 2020 1:06 pm

‘The Pink Shirts are now knocking on doors daily to ask if any Deplorables live there’

california fires

California burning

August 29, 2020 11:46 am

Mismanagement of the environment will finish the state

kamala obama

Kamala Obama

August 15, 2020 12:15 pm

Who really is the new Democratic vice-presidential nominee?

attorney general

Kamala Harris’s troubling record as California’s attorney general 

August 14, 2020 5:37 am

The new Democratic vice presidential nominee is accused of using justice as a political weapon

soft bigotry

The soft bigotry of lowering exam standards

August 4, 2020 2:38 pm

The educational elite has found another way to keep black students down

bandol

A rosé by any other name

August 4, 2020 12:18 pm

Lynch, Lulu and the love of Bandol

timothy gordon

Another teacher targeted by the thought police

August 3, 2020 5:58 pm

Calling Black Lives Matter a terrorist organization loses you your job

san francisco

San Francisco in decay

July 29, 2020 8:39 am

Somewhere on the rebound from the tough-on-crime 1990s, criminal law lost its teeth

school

In Los Angeles, school’s out…forever?

July 15, 2020 7:15 pm

The LA Teachers’ Union exploits the pandemic

Las Vegas

Viva Las Vegas?

May 22, 2020 3:35 pm

The future of Sin City is the future of every American city

gavin newsom california

California spreads the wealth…to illegal immigrants

May 19, 2020 3:51 pm

Illegal immigrants living in California are now eligible for $1,000 household stimulus checks from their state government

Elon Musk

Elon Musk slays California’s anti-business beast

May 14, 2020 4:49 pm

California will allow Tesla to resume operations amid COVID crisis

gavin

Gavin Newsom’s beautiful walls

May 8, 2020 2:09 pm

If Newsom’s beach closure defied the data and the counties’ performances during the crisis to date, why would he do it? Politics

solnit

A love letter to San Francisco’s mean streets

March 26, 2020 5:43 pm

Recollections of My Non-Existence by Rebecca Solnit reviewed

civilization costs debate

Consider the costs

March 22, 2020 6:33 am

The rush to impose sweeping restrictions on public and commercial life across the entire economy should be more carefully evaluated

raymond chandler

The prophetic Raymond Chandler

February 24, 2020 3:50 pm

Chandler’s California is a cultural desert stretching along the western edge of a continental wasteland

Award winning bottles of wine

California bound

February 15, 2020 5:34 pm

Wine may have been born in Virginia, but it matured elsewhere

2020

Why Trump will win again in 2020

January 2, 2020 3:44 am

There is a growing wrath in the country, either ignored, suppressed or undetected by the partisan media

pax mahle california

California drinking: forgive them their granola

November 20, 2019 6:02 pm

Homer spoke of the ‘wine-dark sea’. He could not, but should, have had a Syrah like this in mind

california

California is a gigantic asylum

November 5, 2019 12:34 pm

Before the 1960s, the culture of lunacy in California was confined to Hollywood, Beverly Hills and Carmel