There have been a lot of articles suggesting that the best outcome is to just default, have Obama save the day and dare the Republicans to do anything about whatever remedy he chooses.
I think this ...
The Gadsden flag having become a cliché, we present:
THE GASBAG FLAG
In two versions.
There is apparently a human aversion to accepting the certainty of a loss, and that aversion helps illuminate the behavior of the Republicans in their present quandary.
That's one of the things I'...
Someone at the National Weather Service office in Anchorage, Alaska inserted a hidden "PLEASE PAY US" message in this morning's forecast discussion (a product that gives the forecaster's scientific ...
Mr. Wolverton was working in his office and watching his guilty pleasure, Live with Kelly Ripa & Mike Stranahan this morning when the station preempted the broadcast. There was a shooting of two ...
In a rare moment of agreement with President Obama, House Speaker John Boehner in March admitted that "we have no immediate debt crisis." But despite Tuesday's analysis from the ...
No chronic medical condition is as common and commonly unrecognized at obstructive sleep apnea. Somewhere between 10 and 16 % of Americans over 40 stop moving air in and out of their lungs/...
[Full disclosure: I am Lutheran (ELCA)]
Everyone and their grandma knows that mainline liberal Protestant denominations are going the way of newspapers. Right? Demographic trends show mega-church ...
you will be able to watch the water coming in, which begins to be clearly evident about 3 minutes in, and then to watch the water recede. So much water. So much damage.
With today's deal avoiding the "nuclear option" in the Senate, Republicans essentially agreed to drop the filibusters that had provoked the "crisis" in ...