Latest from Megan McArdle
  • Opinion

Clubhouse illuminates the stark cultural divide between journalists and tech people

The two groups make for an explosive mixture.
  • Feb 28, 2021
  • Opinion

The looming disasters we don’t prepare for

Instead of blaming others for what we can see perfectly in hindsight, we ought to prepare more for the dangers that haven't struck.
  • Feb 24, 2021
  • Opinion

Affluent professionals and unions: Can this marriage last?

If what is best for the employees happens to be good for employers or customers, great, but if it makes them worse off, that’s not the union’s problem.
  • Feb 19, 2021
  • Opinion

There is no Trumpism. There is only Trump.

The former president’s supporters won’t rally to his imitators and henchmen in the same way.
  • Feb 16, 2021
  • Opinion

Why Democrats must make the full case against Trump

The former president’s second trial already looks too similar to his first.
  • Feb 9, 2021
  • Opinion

A tax break for paying your taxes? Please.

The SALT deduction's time has come and gone.
  • Feb 6, 2021
  • Opinion

The covid questions we don’t want to face

As the virus mutates more and more, we must consider: What if the pandemic never really ‘ends’?
  • Feb 2, 2021

Las instituciones importantes deben sacar a sus empleados de Twitter

El formato de Twitter fomenta mensajes breves y sin contexto, redactados en un instante y publicados sin reflexión. El resultado se asemeja al famoso duelo en el que todos tienen una pistola cargada apuntando a la cabeza de otra persona.
  • Jan 26, 2021
  • Opinion

Biden’s covid-19 plan needs to be more ambitious

With new strains of the coronavirus comes even more urgency.
  • Jan 26, 2021