These people are morons…

In their determination to turn a minor and inconsequential hiccup on the part of Chief Justice Roberts during Obama’s Oath of Office ceremony, you’d think that “The Glorious Opposition” would at least give us a chance to collect a betting pool on who the first moron would be to try...

Drug War Insanity

If anybody else had done this it would be classified as sexual assault (h/t Balloon Juice). The strip-search case was brought by the mother of Savana Redding, who in 2003 was an eighth-grade student at a public middle school in Safford, Ariz. Another student, found with ibuprofen pills in violation of a...

Craven Partisanship At Its Worst

In case there was any doubt left that RNC Chair candidate Ken Blackwell epitomizes the worst aspects of GOP partisan politics his recent article “Obama’s Trojan Horse” in the hyperpartisan Townhall.com should remove all doubt. While only a few details are known, one overlooked issue is...

Which Decade Is This?

Somebody’s going to have to remind me which decade we’re in, because from the news I’m beginning to feel like I’m back in my middle-school days in the 90’s. I was looking over a daily almanac and saw that Vincent Foster would have been 64 years old today.  In the 1990s, I spent...

Targeting Schools

In case anyone still doubts the plausibility of earlier reports that the Israeli attack on the UN school in Gaza wasn’t entirely to blame for the ensuing damage and death toll, there is now video evidence showing just such booby trapping and explosives planting in a Gazan school. My friends, this is...

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