Tucker Carlson’s life lessons

Tucker Carlson’s life lessons. By Scott Johnson.

Watching Tucker Carlson’s December 19 speech to the assembled multitude at the Turning Point USA 2020 Student Action Summit in Palm Beach (video below), I thought of Michael Anton’s Claremont Review of Books essay/review “Tucker’s right” [early 2019].

Anton describes Carlson as “the de facto leader of the conservative movement …. He didn’t seek the position. I doubt he wants it. He’d probably disclaim it, in fact. But the mantle settled on him nonetheless, partly by default, though it’s more than that.”

The highlight is perhaps the part starting at 10:40: