As I go through the second holiday season since the death of my wife, I have been thinking again about the process of healing, why it is so difficult sometimes, and what happens when it cannot ...
TU-104 on display in Russia.
Yes, it's true. There was a brief period from around 1956 until 1958 when the only operational jet airliner was Russian.
How could this be? Well, the British beat ...
We got to see the Tupolev 104 a while back, now let's take a look at the other Russian airliners.
Any time you're talking about Soviet airlines you have to keep a couple things in perspective. They ...
I found some faded and blurry photos of the Great Lakes biplane I used to fly, and, as old photos always do, they brought back memories.
Who's that behind those Ray-Bans?
A shocking 72 percent of all resisting arrest charges are brought by only 15 percent of the NYPD. Resisting arrest is a charge that is often used to cover the use of excessive force by police. Why ...
For days people have been asking me what I am doing for Thanksgiving.
They know I have no family in the area. Maybe they are concerned that I might be spending Thanksgiving alone, or maybe they ...
In evaluating a scientific claim made by anyone, the only thing that matters is the quality and quantity of evidence. It does matter who is making the claim, it does not matter if you believe ...
I'm a transwoman in my mid '40's. I awakened, as I say it, about four months ago. With my 'male' life almost literally in flames around me. I endured a frightening assault by the person who lived ...
Many feel helpless when they read about or hear about the thousands of people that ISIS is beheading, the thousands of women that they are forcing into slavery, and the genocidal manner in which ...
Steve Benen provides an update on an issue discussed last week on the Rachel Maddow Show.
Civil rights groups sue over Ga. voter backlog
Georgia may be considered a reliably “red” state in the ...