Apr 17, 2021 • 1HR 6M

Alcohol-Free Ruminations

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Today’s refreshingly (or regrettably, depending on your perspective) sober Ruminant finds Jonah surrounded by boxes of books so nerdy that even Goodwill won’t take them. Preoccupied with thoughts on the strange state of the right, and the equally strange state of Joe Biden, he swiftly reaches levels of wonkiness so high that they could cure sleep deprivation. What’s the matter with the Claremont Institute? Will the oft-discussed “Liberal Fascism Revisited” piece ever be completed? And what new euphemism for a mild hangover will soon be sweeping the nation?

Show Notes:

- Jonah’s pre-coffee reproval of Ryan Williams

- The Wednesday G-File

- J.D. Vance’s Democrat-esque response to David French

- The decline of the Lincoln Fellowship

- The week’s first Remnant with Andy Smarick

- The week’s second Remnant with Mike Gallagher, which must be heard to be believed

- Horseshoe theory

- Last Friday’s G-File

- Jerry Nadler: “We are not packing the Supreme Court, we are unpacking it.”

- The Decadent Society, by Ross Douthat

- Biden wears a mask alone in Arlington National Cemetery

- Jonah: “Biden Puts Feelings Over Facts in Afghanistan Withdrawal”

- The Rectification of Names