In 1831, four naval countries of Europe--Britain, France, Spain, and the then-independent kingdom of Sicily--argued over ownership of an island in the Mediterranean Sea. An island which lasted less ...
This isn't about politics or economics or cop shootings or any of the hot button topics we often discuss on DK. But it's at least as important as any of those. It's about saving hundreds of ...
Last evening, the weekly issue of the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) was released. The NEJM is one of the most prestigious medical journals published. Its weekly editorial is most often ...
Last week, I covered a story about the Conservative Radio talk show host, Rush Limbaugh, being dropped from the Indianapolis radio station, WIBC, after 22 years. WIBC parent ...
That's not my opinion. That's what the data says.
The phone rings.
It is my mother.
"Hi, Chauncey. What are you doing? Did you start your day yet?"
I reply, "yes mom, I am grading papers."
"What are you doing for Easter? What are you cooking?"
I ran this last year and couldn't resist running it again.
Just a little reminder of what can happen.
There are 61,064 structurally deficient bridges in the United States, according to an analysis of federal data, and just the highest-trafficked 25 out of ...
A line from this recommended diary . The full quote:
The most common tactic employed by Obama supporters, when deflecting criticism away from the president, is to play the race card. But that ploy ...
If they want to play hardball, so can the rest of us.