Watch what you say. Don’t offend anyone.Be sensitive to the feelings of others. Censor yourself. These are probably suitable pieces of advice if you’re going to Sunday school, but if you’re trying to engage in political talk they are impossible to attain. Yet, somehow, our nation finds itself at a crossroads at which free speech often yields to silence in an ever-increasing mania of political correctness.

As conservative media figures, Guy Benson and Mary Katharine Ham finds themselves at the nexus of good manners and heated rhetoric. So they’ve combated this insanity with their new book and with a healthy dose of humor. Timely and informative, this is the right conversation at the right time.