It turns out that “David Frenchism” has much in common with “Sohrab Ahmari-ism”
Ben SixsmithSober and insightful background in the Ahmari/French debates from @justindeanlee, though the conclusion inadvertently demonstrates how far removed these discussions are from actual politics
"I’m a comedian who pushes boundaries. I sometimes miss," Gillis said about using racist and homophobic slurs.
Ben SixsmithThe "Chinese people" riff that Vox also fulminate over is, as they say, stale and unfunny but when people produce hours of content every week, expecting them not to have stale, unfunny bits is downright sadistic.
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Presenting her EU Commission nominees to reporters, president-elect Ursula von der Leyen said:
Ben SixsmithHeh, I see you aren't entirely consistent according to your own standards. You can't recover from this.
Ben SixsmithThe year is 2029. The Labour Party has just banned assigning a gender to one's newborn child and the Telegraph is carrying articles lol'ing about Labour never having had a transgendered leader.