Diary of a Sane Conservative

Adam Graham
Thoughts on politics, religion, and culture from a conservative who didn't lose his mind since 2016.
Created 04 Dec 2020
  • Rittenhouse Wrong But Not Guilty
    22 Nov 2021 • 4 min read
    The acquittal of Kyle Rittenhouse in Wisconsin was predictable, particularly on the two large counts. Kyle Rittenhouse had reason to believe his life was in danger and under Wisconsin law, it seemed a...
  • Four Reasons the Deck is Stacked in Trump's Favor For the 2024 GOP Presidential Nomination
    15 Nov 2021 • 13 min read
    Glenn Youngkin’s victory in Virginia created a wave of what former fed Chairman Alan Greenspan once called “irrational exuberance” among anti-anti-Trumpers and reluctant Trump voters that Youngkin’s w...
  • Being Anti-Trump is Not Enough
    08 Nov 2021 • 7 min read
    Former Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe (D-VA) lost his bid to reclaim his old job last week. While I think there are some important messages regarding education and the Democrats being out of touch ...
  • A Conservative Look at Andrew Yang and the Forward Party
    01 Nov 2021 • 16 min read • 1 0
    No one should know who Andrew Yang is. He announced his campaign for President in 2017. He had never been elected to office. He had two relatively minor honors from the Obama White House. Yang was wel...
  • Democracy Dies in Dumbness
    24 Oct 2021 • 7 min read
    Apologies for the break from the newsletter. I moved and life has been very hectic the last few weeks. The GOP’s Getting Crazier After Donald Trump lost the Presidential election, enough Republicans s...
  • Untimely Solutions Won't Solve COVID
    24 Sep 2021 • 6 min read
    There’s been a question online raised by many on the right, “Given that the overweight are more likely to have negative COVID outcomes, shouldn’t the government be doing something to lower obesity?” M...
  • Who's Killing the Chick-Fil-A Dining Room?
    13 Sep 2021 • 7 min read
    Writing over at Babylon Bee spin-off Not the Bee*, Joel Abbott highlights the plight of several Chick-fil-A franchises from Alabama being short-staffed and having to take steps like closing the dining...
  • Who Will Stand for Private Enterprise?
    09 Sep 2021 • 2 min read
    President Biden’s proposed new OSHA rule requiring all employers with more than one hundred employees to have their employees vaccinated or pass a negative COVID test weekly is a massive big governmen...
  • Australia is Going to Be Alright
    09 Sep 2021 • 3 min read
    There was a country that styled itself as a free liberal Democracy. Due to the excuse of an emergency, government-imposed great restrictions on freedom. The government took strict control of the econo...
  • Will Roe Be Preserved by a Supreme Court Justice's Vanity?
    31 Aug 2021 • 8 min read
    Harvard Law Professor Noah Feldman had a piece in Bloomberg on the Supreme Court’s upcoming ruling on abortion rights that deserves more attention. The piece isn’t particularly good, but it’s one of t...
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