Articles by David Waywell

No Moore

Some quick notes from the bleary-eyed side of last night, which marked a great victory for Democrats that might not mean very much in the…



History in the balance

One of the most profound truisms of history is that which rests fate on the head of a pin. Scholars in mid-15th century Constantinople were…



Daily Mail Fury

I suspect that Martin Rowson has been trying to get into this kind of trouble for years. Most cartoonists attempt it but rarely achieve a…





My Manchester — A Reaction

It would be easy at this moment to say that it’s hard to find words for what happened in Manchester but that would be one…


Micromanaging a Superpower

The presidency of Donald Trump took one of its more outlandish of outlandish twists on Friday when the sitting president of the United States used…