And then this happened:
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I just needed to say that outloud.
I understand that there is justifiable concern about the surveillance tactics used by the NSA and other government intelligence agencies.
I understand that ...
I procrastinated in writing this piece. Then I delayed the process by not making it public. Perhaps because the first part of this story got attacked by a bunch of rightwing idealogues.
I was selected for jury duty this week. We've all been there - we get the summons, blow off the first one and then get a sternly worded note telling us to show up this time, for realz and so we do.
In today's Allen West news, Allen West gets angry at Lady Gaga on Facebook, which may be the single most depressing sentence ever written. I need to lie down now.
All right, I'm back. The ...
If you're going to execute someone, the least you can do is be frugal about it, right?
Missouri's Attorney General called on the state's Supreme Court ...
A trial should be a crucible for the truth. While the legal outcome remains much in doubt, George Zimmerman’s murder trial is a reminder of the semi-permanence of race and the reality of the color ...
I don't want to diminish Paula Deen's racism (and sexism), whether latent or active, as a problem. That's what's being litigated right now.
But what I haven't seen clearly discussed, even in some ...
I am still trying to figure out why the Paula Deen debacle is of so much interest to the American public.
There are certainly more important matters of public importance that go beyond a TV ...
Selma March, 1965
It looks like all the right people are praising the Supreme Court's declaration that racial discrimination at the polls is over, or at least over enough that we really oughtn't ...