By Steve Sailer on 2018-11-18 22:14:00 -0500

The Luck of the Irish...Or At Least People With Irish Names

With the Notre Dame Fighting Irish 11-0, from the Chicago Sun-Times: He ran for judge, lost, changed parties, took Irish name, won Cook County race Phillip Spiwak lost a judge’s race as a Republican....
By Barton Cockey on 2018-11-18 21:02:00 -0500

Political Correctness Lays An Egg—Who Will Cry Fowl?

One of the pleasures of Facebook is the opportunity to see the latest virtue signals. Possibly because our President is “literally Hitler” and prominent Republicans are actually suggesting that it migh...
By Paul Kersey on 2018-11-18 15:05:00 -0500

90% Of Fare Evaders In The D.C. Metro Are Black, So They're Trying To Make Fare Beating Legal

Previously on SBPDL: Since Blacks are arrested disproportionately for fare evasion on public transportation, nationwide movement for decriminalization Can we just make it illegal to arrest black people...
By Steve Sailer on 2018-11-18 14:40:00 -0500

William Goldman, RIP

William Goldman, perhaps the most famous screenwriter of the later 1970s, author of Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid and The Princess Bride, has died at 87. Mark Steyn has an obituary. Generally sp...
By Audacious Epigone on 2018-11-18 14:34:00 -0500

More Secession: Not Your Grandfather's America

An overarching reason political dissolution seems likely is how starkly generational feelings about it are. Among Jews, for example, while just 6.8% of those aged fifty and older favor peaceful secessi...
By Nathan Doyle on 2018-11-17 18:16:00 -0500

It's Official: Brian Kemp Will Be the Next Governor of Georgia!

Ever since Brian Kemp won Georgia’s gubernatorial election on November 6th, his Democratic opponent Stacey Abrams and her various allies have wailed and gnashed and filed lawsuits in an attempt to over...
By ICE News on 2018-11-17 15:37:00 -0500

ICE Busts Hispanic Child Pornographer José Carrillo

ICE press release, emphasis added by VDARE.com: On Nov. 15, 2018, the United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania announced that an Oxford, Pennsylvania man, was charged wi...
By Steve Sailer on 2018-11-17 13:53:00 -0500

"Geno-Economics" And The Black-White Income Gap (In ALL CAPS)

From the New York Times Magazine: THE ‘GENO-ECONOMISTS’ SAY DNA CAN PREDICT OUR CHANCES OF SUCCESS CRITICS COUNTER THAT THEIR METHODS ARE NAÏVE, OFFENSIVE OR BOTH, BUT ALL AGREE: EITHER WAY, MULTIGEN...
By Steve Sailer on 2018-11-17 13:38:00 -0500

In Baltimore, There Has Been No "Ferguson Effect," Just a "Freddie Gray Effect"

The Ferguson Effect is one of the more blatant in the history of social science. It occurred both on a modest scale nationally, and on an acute scale locally in cities where BLM triumphed, such as St....
By Allan Wall on 2018-11-17 00:01:00 -0500

Defeated GOP Congressman Steve Russell “Breaks Silence” On Facebook, But Can’t Quite Come To Terms With Defeat

One of the Republican casualties of the recent midterm elections was Steve Russell (right) of Oklahoma’s fifth congressional district, who lost in an upset to Democrat Kendra Horn. This loss was explor...