In the nineteenth century, savvy American bar-owners offered free lunches to attract noontime patrons. The diners would inevitably get thirsty and buy expensive drinks—the expression “there’s no such thing as a free lunch” was born. . . .
One in Five American Residents Speak a Language Other than English in 2017 New US Census Bureau data finds that roughly half (48.2 percent) of residents living in America’s five largest cities speak a language other . . .
Charting Academic Freedom: 103 Years of Debate is a Great Resource for Anyone Concerned with Preserving Free Speech on Campus In a landmark report, the National Association of Scholars charts the decline in academic freedom on American college . . .
Science Confirms: Conservatives are More Attractive than Liberals Researchers at Illinois State University have finally answered the age old question: who’s more attractive, conservatives or liberals? The answer? Conservatives are, on average, more attractive. As . . .
African Americans are the Racial Group Most Opposed to Immigration A new Harvard-Harris poll shows that 85 percent of black Americans want a reduction in immigration levels to 1 million or lower. Also interesting: more . . .
The National Institutes of Health Spent $167,045 on Study to Fight “Fat-Shaming” Although obesity increases the risk of diabetes and heart disease, which kills or shortens the lives of millions of Americans, the National Institutes . . .
The National Endowment for the Humanities Wastes 100 Percent of Its Funding No government-funded enterprise wastes taxpayer dollars with as much wanton flourish—pizzazz, even—as the National Endowment for the Humanities, and its cousin, the National . . .
State Department to Spend $592,500 on Studying Masculinity in Kenya, Blames Terrorism the “Patriarchy” The US State Department announced that it will fund a nearly $600,000 study to explore whether “ideals of masculinity” in Kenya . . .
Canadian Culture Cannot Survive the Current Immigration Wave—it Will Either Evolve or be Replaced Canada’s demographic landscape is changing fast. This is due to immigration, which accounts for the bulk of Canada’s population growth. In . . .
New Polling Data Shows that 66 Percent of Americans Favor Imposing “Significant Restrictions” on Abortion New research reveals that 66 percent of Americans support “significant restrictions” on abortion, which would include banning abortion after the . . .