On Jonathan Krohn’s Defection

    Promoted from the diaries Among the other stories that surfaced in the news yesterday, I found out that former 14 year-old conservative wunderkind Jonathan Krohn, he of the book Define Conservatism and the CPAC 2009 speech, has now defected. Though he asserts, according to Politico, “I want to be Jonathan Krohn…and I’m tired of being an ideology, and it’s not fun and it gets boring and it’s not | Read More »

    On Jonathan Krohn’s Defection

    Promoted from the diaries Among the other stories that surfaced in the news yesterday, I found out that former 14 year-old conservative wunderkind Jonathan Krohn, he of the book Define Conservatism and the CPAC 2009 speech, has now defected. Though he asserts, according to Politico, “I want to be Jonathan Krohn…and I’m tired of being an ideology, and it’s not fun and it gets boring and it’s not | Read More »

    The ‘This video clip is apparently driving them insane’ Sunday open thread.

    I’m putting this up not because it’s really all that much of a prodigy-type situation – if the subject was dinosaurs nobody here would be surprised at (or challenging*) Krohn’s knowledge of the subject – but because an examination of Allahpundit’s comment section reveals that this fairly innocent clip engenders a level of spittle-flecked, obsessive reaction in lefty trolls that I normally only associate from | Read More »