Sebastian Junger, “Tribe”

Sebastian Junger, “Tribe”

Sebastian Junger, director of “Restrepo” and author of “The Perfect Storm,” “Fire,” and “A Death In Belmont,” returned to my show to discuss his new book, “Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging.” We talked about...

Best Thing I’ve Read Today

Andrew Shaver offers some perspective on how unlikely it is that you’ll be killed by terrorism today — you have a better chance of being crushed by furniture: You, your family members, your friends, and your community are all significantly more at risk...
Unrestrained and Uninformed

Unrestrained and Uninformed

It was a scene straight out of the Jake Gyllenhaal movie, “Nightcrawler.”  One of most ridiculous things I’ve seen on TV in a long time was the sight of TV reporters gaining access to the home of the San Bernadino shooters and then rummaging through...

Best Thing I’ve Read Today

Nicholas Kristof offers some historical perspective on keeping refugees from coming to America: In January 1939, Americans polled said by a two-to-one majority that the United States should not accept 10,000 mostly Jewish refugee children from Germany. That year, the...
Picture Of The Day

Picture Of The Day

Shepard Smith, the only sane broadcaster at Fox News Channel, had some harsh words today for politicians and blowhards (including most of his colleagues) who have leapt at the opportunity to over-react to the attacks in Paris. Without naming names (e.g. the 20...