This week’s hot Internet story was Julia Ioffe writing in The New Republic about her whooping cough. [Mention on DK FP ; Volokh Conspiracy ;
Let me begin by saying I don't believe in ghosts. When it comes to the afterlife, heaven, hell, God, spirits and everything else in the non-corporeal universe, I'm agnostic. I tend to believe that we'
Slate has an interview with a food stamp recipient. No mention of lobster or living high on the hog.
Instead it is about the gut wrenching choices families have to make to continue existing. Things ...
I believe I started leaning left in direct response to my father's lean to the right. The more he grumbled his indignation about "youngsters" who had no sense of patriotism, the more stridently he ...
From Bloomberg Business Week :
CBS News’ “60 Minutes” said it is weighing whether to correct a report about the 2012 attack on the U.S. mission compound in Benghazi, Libya.
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I spend a little bit of time over at RedState, and I have to report that there is an air of desperation taking over there about the possible outcome tomorrow.
First, understand that they HATE ...
Jason Thigpen A few weeks ago Texas Republican Judge Carlo R. Key decided to leave the Republicans Party. He pulled no ...
Hello, 'lo, 'lo, 'lo. Is there an echo in here?
In Congress and the State Senate, I am represented by corporate shill Democrats. I voted for them both and will do so again. In the White House, I ...
The US political world changed dramatically when Franklin Roosevelt was first elected President in 1932 and began an intense and intensive struggle to lift the country out of the Great Depression, ...
In his Friday column for the New York Times , after noting how Republican Governor of Ohio John Kasich has called out his own party, he bliuntly writes Republican hostility toward the poor and ...