A few months back, when the always excellent lineup of this year's Chicago Humanities Festival (CHF) was announced, I noticed a potentially appealing presentation: "Baseball and Politics: The ...
Many years ago, in conversation over dinner with a man I had just started dating, we got on to the topic of Thomas Jefferson. Turns out we were both reading Jefferson biographies. It didn't take ...
If you were to look for a political pollster or analyst who spent more time manufacturing a false narrative about the presidential election than Frank Luntz, you would probably give up in despair.
Republicans are kicking Rush Limbaugh in his privates over racial insensitivity, apocalyptic pronouncements, and feeding the right wing mis-information bubble. That hasn't stopped him from making ...
Brilliant! Why hasn't anyone thought of this sooner? If you are in debt, from medical issues or what have you, most companies sell that debt to a debt collection company that hounds you to pay it ...
The first by Dems and the second by Republicans.
This has been quite the campaign season for me. It has actually been more of an enormous awakening. My husband will tell anybody who will listen that eight years ago I couldn't tell you the ...
Over at Political Wire, Taegan Goddard has screen shots of the short lived Mitt Romney's Transition Site .
What I found most interesting was a familiar picture Team Romney chose for his wished ...
This is racist, rhetoric to the core. The constant threat of these fat cats to employees is horrific. The White Man's plight.
Oh, he keeps saying, "I did not layoff these people because they are ...
The Romney campaign lost no time shutting off the money faucet. Too bad his employees had not gotten done with the election night business before he did so.
Aides taking cabs home late that night ...