Matt Labash

Senior Writer
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The Cocked Fist Culture

Crossing the microaggressions minefield

Oct 5, 2015, Vol. 21, No. 04 • By MATT LABASH



And the Horse You Rode in on

Matt Labash, royalist.

Nov 21, 2005, Vol. 11, No. 10

The Second Time as Farce

Not that the first time was serious.

Oct 31, 2005, Vol. 11, No. 07

Freaky Tiki

Matt Labash's Maryland exotica.

Oct 17, 2005, Vol. 11, No. 05


Notes from Under Water

From the September 19, 2005 issue: The struggle to survive the disaster in New Orleans.

Sep 19, 2005, Vol. 11, No. 01

North of the Border

From the August 29, 2005 issue: With the Minutemen on the Mexican border.

Aug 29, 2005, Vol. 10, No. 46

Hunting Bubba

From the June 20, 2005 issue: Can political consultants Dave "Mudcat" Saunders and Steve Jarding win rural voters back to the Democratic party?

Jun 20, 2005, Vol. 10, No. 38

The Ward Churchill Notoriety Tour

From the April 25, 2005 issue: The worst professor in America meets his adoring public.

Apr 25, 2005, Vol. 10, No. 30

Welcome to Canada

From the March 21, 2005 issue: The Great White Waste of Time.

Mar 21, 2005, Vol. 10, No. 25

Freewheeling Protesters

From the January 31, 2005 issue: Critical Mass comes to the inauguration.

Jan 31, 2005, Vol. 10, No. 19

Step to It

Matt Labash, intolerable bore.

Dec 20, 2004, Vol. 10, No. 14


From the December 6, 2004 issue: It never ends in Arkansas.

Dec 6, 2004, Vol. 10, No. 12

Who Will Observe the Observers?

From the November 15, 2004 issue: Monitoring the U.S. elections with Bjørn, Galymzhan, the Kazakhs, and the Romanians.

Nov 15, 2004, Vol. 10, No. 09

The New Know-Nothings

From the November 1 / November 8, 2004 issue: On the making of celebrity get-out-the-vote documentaries.

Nov 1, 2004, Vol. 10, No. 08

When a Kiss Is Not Just a Kiss

From the October 18, 2004 issue: Reality TV comes to the Arab world.

Oct 18, 2004, Vol. 10, No. 06

The Good Baldwin

Stephen Baldwin comes to New York, comes to play, and comes out about his true ministry.

12:00 AM, Sep 8, 2004

Chasing the Dragon

Among the protesters.

Sep 13, 2004, Vol. 10, No. 01

Chasing the Dragon

Among the protesters.

9:00 PM, Aug 30, 2004

Getting Out the Phat Vote

The Hip-Hop Summit and the Nu America.

Aug 9, 2004, Vol. 9, No. 45


Rapping the Vote at the Hip-Hop Summit with Wyclef, Bone Crusher, and Reverend Run.

1:54 AM, Jul 30, 2004

Gender Bias at the DNC

Sure, Democrats say they welcome all, but at an EMILY'S List breakfast, it's no boys allowed.

12:40 PM, Jul 27, 2004


Matt Labash is a senior writer at The Weekly Standard. His collection Fly Fishing with Darth Vader: And Other Adventures with Evangelical Wrestlers, Political Hitmen, and Jewish Cowboys was published in 2010 by Simon and Schuster. He lives in Owings, Maryland, with his wife, his sons Luke and Dean, and his dog, Moses.

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