Erick Erickson's writings about the intersection of life, politics, and faith in a divided America.
Created 24 Jan 2020
Just a Suggestion22 Oct 2021 • about 22 hours ago • < 1 min read • 66 41It probably is not wise for Democrats and members of the media to tell Americans they should just stop buying so much in light of shortages. It is probably not wise for Democrats and members of the me...
Testing the Education Hypothesis in Virginia21 Oct 2021 • 6 min read • 29 7This is a transcript from my radio show. You can listen live now. There's a saying I use a lot. "Anecdote is not data." I am aware of private polling that senior Republicans and senior Democrats have ...
The Stories We Tell Ourselves21 Oct 2021 • 2 min read • 34 7Narcissus was a beautiful hunter in ancient Greece. He shunned all romantic advances. None were as beautiful as he knew himself to be, so there was no reason for a relationship with anyone. Eventually...
China Delenda Est20 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read • 20 0The Chinese communists may be on the rise or on the decline. Critics have differing opinions about which, but either way it makes China dangerous. They are either trying to assert their authority as t...
The Democrats Claim Elections Are Stolen19 Oct 2021 • 7 min read • 38 4This is a transcript from my radio show. You can subscribe to my premium newsletter for only $7/month or $70/year. You’ll get exclusive content and know more than your friends. When I was a kid, I lov...
The Supply Chain Dishonesty19 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read • 35 16There are a lot of problems with the supply chain right now. There is a labor shortage. There are lockdowns and slowdowns around the world. The Port of Los Angeles is not a 24-hour operation. Pete But...
Flying Blind With Polling19 Oct 2021 • 14 2Read more
Don't Drag Colin Powell Into Anti-Vax Conspiracies18 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read • 104 21Having never run for office, Colin Powell received 3 Electoral Colleges in 2016. He was a remarkable man. In 1996, Republicans tried to draft Powell to run for office. Ronald Reagan, in 1994, tried to...
The Old Gods Creep Back In17 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read • 36 11In my city, a crystal shop opened. It advertises itself as a “metaphysical/spiritual” store. You can get crystals to give you energy or calm you. You can learn to cast spells and explore astrology. Yo...
The Humorless Left Wants to Dictate Humor16 Oct 2021 • < 1 min read • 36 6Humor is one of those concepts that has seemed to fade. People on the left have suddenly decided there is a direction in which jokes can flow. One must not punch “down,” but should punch up. Up is alw...
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