December 23, 2021 2:20 am

In ‘A Christmas Pig,’ J.K. Rowling Tucks Morality Into Fantasy

J.K. Rowling’s story of virtues and vices, paired with her knack for creating deep fantasy, is a salve to a broken world.

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December 20, 2021 11:47 am

Biden’s Christmas Gift To America: Inflation, Debt, And Recession

Expanding government and limiting financial mobility has taken its toll on the U.S. economy.

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December 20, 2021 3:10 am

A 2021-Wearied World Can Still Rejoice Over The Same Old ‘Thrill Of Hope’

In your despair and weariness this tired Christmas, embrace the thrill of hope and the glorious morn it brings.

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December 20, 2021 2:00 am

Your Guide To Hallmark Christmas Movies 2021: Castles, Kittens, And Time Travel

Yes, Hallmark movies are predictable, full of blatant product placement, and unrealistic holiday decorating goals, but that only makes me love them more.

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December 17, 2021 10:25 am

Milk Street’s Christopher Kimball On Holiday Cooking, Fake Milk, And Instant Pot Ribs

Read Ben Domenech’s full interview with chef and Milk Street Kitchen founder Christopher Kimball on The Federalist Radio Hour.

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December 17, 2021 3:00 am

10 Christmas Songs That Must Be Cancelled By The End Of 2021

To make ‘the most wonderful time of the year’ more inclusive and tolerant, I’ll be leaving you with a list of the most offensive Christmas songs that absolutely must go this holiday season.

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December 15, 2021 1:33 pm

Chef Christopher Kimball Shares What’s Cooking This Christmas

Christopher Kimball joins Ben Domenech to offer his advice on the best ways to prepare food for the holidays.

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December 15, 2021 9:25 am

Newark’s Scrooges Want To Ban Giving Food to Homeless People

Donating to the needy, in addition to being a generally nice thing to do, is a protected First Amendment activity.

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December 13, 2021 3:00 am

Your 2021 Guide To Streaming These Top 25 Christmas Classics

The fire is roaring and hot cocoa is almost ready. Here’s how to navigate all the endless streaming services to see these 25 beloved Christmas classics.


December 10, 2021 3:10 am

Bad News In The World Reminds Us We Still Await A Second Advent

Because of the future Advent we long for, we are not just free but emboldened with confidence, even commanded, to engage the present.

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December 9, 2021 2:35 am

Auto Industry Targets Non-Union Workers With Vaccine Ultimatum Right Before Christmas

Employees at Chrysler and Ford, including many remote workers, are being forced to take a Covid vaccine, receive an exemption, or risk losing their jobs.

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December 8, 2021 3:10 am

12 Simple Christmas Gifts To Show A Friend You’re Thinking Of Her For Under $20

Here are some of my favorite simple gifts that are still lovely and thoughtful — and inexpensive enough to justify buying ‘just because.’

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