Emily Jashinsky
Emily Jashinsky
Emily Jashinsky is culture editor at The Federalist. She previously covered politics as a commentary writer for the Washington Examiner. Prior to joining the Examiner, Emily was the spokeswoman for Young America's Foundation. She is a regular guest on Fox News and Fox Business, and her work has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, the New York Post, Real Clear Politics, and more. Emily serves on the Young America's Foundation Board of Directors and the National Journalism Center's Board of Governors. Originally from Wisconsin, she is a graduate of George Washington University.
Taylor Swift’s ‘You Need To Calm Down’ Is Breathtakingly Elitist

The stereotypes are so crude they border on parody. You would think someone who was thrust into super stardom by country music fans might have more respect for people from different backgrounds.

How Greg Gutfeld’s Success Exposes The Media’s Cultural Blindspots

The relative invisibility of ‘The Greg Gutfeld Show’ in late-night media coverage helpfully illustrates a big problem with the press.

In Abortion Debate On House Floor, Democrat Dismisses Republicans As ‘Sex-Starved Males’

Rep. Norma Torres made an abortion debate bizarrely personal, seeking to undercut her Republican colleagues by calling them ‘sex-starved males.’

‘Historical Roasts’ Didn’t Quite Get The Formula Right

Netflix let Jeff Ross play with the concept of ‘Historical Roasts’ for six half-hour installments, and the results were pretty mixed.

Blaming YouTube’s Algorithm Is A Cop-Out

Without a moral anchor, we’re swayed easily by the breeze—and YouTube is a windy place. For those who don’t wish to idle, it’s the go-to resource. 

Don’t Minimize Conservative Concerns About Big Tech Censorship

To assert with such confidence that ‘most red Americans either don’t know or don’t care about social-media censorship’ seems very unwise indeed. 

A Modest Proposal For Jimmy Fallon

In the late-night wars, Jimmy Fallon might want to start looking at Stephen Colbert as more of a blessing than a curse.

‘Bachelorette’ Botches Basic History: ‘No Taxation Without…Represation?’

‘I don’t know much about Boston except that they threw a bunch of tea in some body of water,’ said Hannah Brown, ABC’s current Bachelorette, on Monday.

Perpetually Outraged Celebrities Boycott Georgia, Remain Silent On China

While Hollywood boycotts Georgia, its cozy relationship with China fails to stoke the outrage of our perpetually outraged celebrity class.

Meryl Streep Says The Phrase Toxic Masculinity ‘Hurts Our Boys’

Meryl Streep, of all people, is speaking out against the popular feminist concept of ‘toxic masculinity.’ And with some gusto. 

Robert Mueller Formally Resigns As Special Counsel

In a Wednesday morning press conference, Robert Mueller announced the formal conclusion of his two-year special counsel investigation.

Kirsten Gillibrand Botches Lizzo Lyrics, Inducing Cringes Nationwide

Kirsten Gillibrand committed an egregious pop culture blunder when asked on the campaign trail to name her favorite Lizzo song.

Lizzo Illuminates The Perils Of Millennial Self-Love And Singleness

As she finally makes her well-deserved entree into the mainstream, Lizzo is revealing the identity of her soulmate. It’s Lizzo.

Pete Buttigieg’s ‘Moderate’ Style Is Limited By His Hard-Left Ideas

All those Democratic voters whose first priority is beating Trump should take note. Pete Buttigieg is probably not their guy.

Even After Alleged Outbursts, Media Just Couldn’t Quit Michael Avenatti

New reporting suggests Michael Avenatti revealed glaring flaws in his character to the press while many of its members were boosting him.

18 Months Into Me Too, Male Bosses Are Afraid To Meet With Female Employees

A recent poll commissioned by Lean In found some men are increasingly struggling to interact with women in professional settings.

Why Howard Stern Thinks Hillary Clinton’s Refusal To Sit For An Interview With Him Cost Her Big

Add Howard Stern’s platform to the list of places Hillary Clinton should have campaigned in 2016.

‘Wine Country’ Is Just Terrible, And The Inside Jokes Might Be Why

‘Wine Country’ is outright cringe-inducing from start to finish, save for a merciful flash of comedy every 20 minutes or so. Not even a bottle of cab can dull the pain.

The Gravity Of Josh Hawley’s Culture War Against Big Tech

As both parties grapple with surging populism, Missouri Sen. Josh Hawley has identified Big Tech as a worthy battleground.

Depraved As Ever, ‘Veep’ Went Out At Its Peak

In an era when even comedians question the value of comedy, ‘Veep’ proved the enduring value of sharp edges.