Category Archives: family

The Chuck Finale: What Network TV Tells Us About Love and Marriage

Most people don’t go to church anymore. Charles Murray notes that regular religious attendance is pretty restricted to the White Upper Class. But people, still, even with network audience erosion, park themselves in front of the TV every day. Television, … Continue reading

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Arrow of Desire: Sexy Not Dependable Men

A couple of recent articles in both Larry Auster’s site and the Wall Street Journal show how the arrow of female desire in America (and really the West) has changed over the years. Towards Sexy not Dependable men. It is … Continue reading

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Woman Marries Herself

A Taiwanese woman is marrying herself. Uninspired by the men she’s met but facing social pressure to get married, the 30-year-old Taipei office worker will hold the reception next month in honor of just one person. “Age thirty is a … Continue reading

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The Duke F List and the Dog in the Night-Time

In the short story “Silver Blaze” from “the Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes,” the famous dialog between Holmes and Inspector Gregory of Scotland Yard occurs: Gregory (Scotland Yard detective): “Is there any other point to which you would wish to draw … Continue reading

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Sandra Tsing Loh and The State of Marriage

In my previous post, How Many (White) Men Are Getting Married I noted that there was a definite trend for White Men, between ages 35-40, to be unmarried. Using the GSS Data, the increase was from 5% in 1972 to … Continue reading

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How Many (White) Men are Getting Married?

Recently, several bloggers have challenged my assertions that fewer and fewer (White) men are getting married. They cited the GSS Data, available here as evidence that I was wrong, that White Men are getting married at the same rates now … Continue reading

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