Ed Driscoll

Some thoughts on Mark Lilla's hot new book, The Once and Future Liberal: After Identity Politics.
Hollywood learned from its mistakes in the early '70s. Can it do so again?
A pajama-clad trip down memory lane.
An otherwise excellent new biography of David Letterman pulls one big punch.
Making sense of 21st century Hollywood's schizophrenic product: comic book movies and "progsploitation."
I've got a bad feeling about this.
A time, long long ago, in a year called 2004...
Of White Gods and Bearded God-Killers, and Darwin and Chomsky.
The album that heralded the home music recording revolution, and anticipated the Blogosphere.
Closing time on California.
William Shatner stars in a surprisingly watchable documentary on the chaos behind the scenes at Star Trek: The Next Generation.