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Daniel Finkelstein
Times columnist, Conservative peer, Dad of 3. Please read the article not just the headline. Book of columns Everything In Moderation published 2020.
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Daniel Finkelstein 1h
The Wiener Library remembers my Mum.
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Daniel Finkelstein 5h
I am unfortunately unable to comment on DesperateDan’s response as she/he has blocked me. But to be fair I think his/her objection to my Times radio appearances is not that I underestimate public opinion but that I misunderstand and thus mischaracterise it.
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Daniel Finkelstein 7h
Replying to @RussellRussjm
Indeed. He or she decided to block me. But my theory is that you have to behave to others as you wish them to behave.
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Daniel Finkelstein 8h
How did you find out about it, of the media keeps a lid on it? Why would the media want to keep a lid on it? The fact that conspiracies exist does not mean this is a conspiracy. Obviously.
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Daniel Finkelstein 8h
interested in where the ideas come from and to share a bit of the experience I’ve had. But I’ll reflect on your point and ask a few others in order to see if your view is widely held or just yours. Thank you though for sharing your view, it’s valuable.
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Daniel Finkelstein 8h
I am not making this as a challenge, I am genuinely interested as perhaps there are things that can help me. As for pomposity I get your point and I will reflect on it. I see why mentioning experience grates, and maybe I do it too much. My thinking is that people might be....
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Daniel Finkelstein 8h
I’m sorry you feel that. I am, of course, wrong often. I try to study public opinion and political science to improve my judgment about what people think. In order to conclude I am wrong you must have your view of what is correct. What do you use to help you reach conclusions....
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Daniel Finkelstein 10h
I’m sorry, simply trying to divert your aggressive and eccentric scientist conspiracy theory with a bit of good humour. Difficult otherwise to deal with it.
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Daniel Finkelstein 11h
Looking forward to these. Jimmy is always fascinating on the shape of things to come.
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Daniel Finkelstein 11h
Matt and I think we can crack on with other things since we have you on the case.
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David Frum 18h
Wow this account found video of my late mother interviewing Joe Biden in 1982
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Daniel Finkelstein Oct 19
Great opportunity, but so sorry you are going.
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Daniel Finkelstein Oct 19
Seems pretty hard to me.
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Daniel Finkelstein Oct 19
Thanks! Hope you enjoy it.
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Daniel Finkelstein Oct 19
Replying to @mrjoelclark
Some have, that's fair.
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Daniel Finkelstein Oct 19
I don't know. It is a reasonable question. It wasn't the question I was answering.
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Matthew d'Ancona Oct 19
Here’s my first weekly column for ⁦⁩ - how the stand taken by ⁦⁩ is good news for British democracy
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Daniel Finkelstein Oct 19
I think they are, and I must say I'd expected to find more Trump support than I did.
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Mark MacGregor Oct 19
shiny new book just arrived as recommended by some amazing people
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Olivia Marks-Woldman Oct 19
“The Dutch House” by Ann Patchett “How to argue with a racist” by “Everything in moderation” by
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