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S. T. Karnick

S. T. Karnick is editor of The American Culture.
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IPCC Backpedals on Extreme Weather Claims

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013 - by S. T. Karnick

They backed off warming to focus on extreme weather. Now, they retreat from those claims as well.

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Andy Griffith’s American Humor

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012 - by S. T. Karnick

Griffith's best characters were surprisingly complex men, stubbornly retaining their traditional values in a world that had cast them aside.

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In Defense of Soap Operas

Saturday, May 7th, 2011 - by S. T. Karnick

Even lowbrow drama may have a more human voice than highbrow reality TV.

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Once Again, Progressives Prove Willing to Politicize Everything

Friday, January 14th, 2011 - by S. T. Karnick

Of course they politicized Tucson. That's what progressivism is.

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The Ministry of Silly Bans

Sunday, May 30th, 2010 - by S. T. Karnick

The nannies who want to ban Silly Bandz bracelets from America's schools are bending themselves into so much Mobius loop-like pretzel logic that they bring Dan Aykroyd's classic Irwin Mainway toy manufacturer character full circle.

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Climategate 2010: The Inconvenient Facts About Global Warming

Tuesday, May 18th, 2010 - by S. T. Karnick

Scientists, economists, and other experts present the case against manmade global warming fears at the Heartland Institute’s Fourth International Conference on Climate Change. (DON'T MISS PJTV: LIVE COVERAGE AND INTERVIEWS FROM THE CHICAGO CLIMATE CONFERENCE.)

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PBS’ Masterpiece Mystery Deals with Communist Atrocity and UK, US Complicity

Saturday, May 8th, 2010 - by S. T. Karnick

The long-running Foyle's War series establishes a foothold on the eastern front.

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Cultural Kommisar Attacks Filmmaker Reitman

Friday, April 2nd, 2010 - by S. T. Karnick

Like old-fashioned Marxist criticism before the fall of the Berlin Wall, a critic at Slate characterizes Oscar-nominated filmmaker Jason Reitman's deviancy from progressive politics as revolting decadence.

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Buckley Critique of Mount Vernon Statement Misses Point

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010 - by S. T. Karnick

Politics is a lagging indicator to cultural trends, something this master satirist has ironically missed.

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