When Dreams Collide

I am in full agreement with Armando for once, and I mean that neither ironically nor sarcastically. Even now, at the eleventh hour, I still remain skeptical; I still refuse to believe that it is over until Hillary delivers a concession speech. But as it looks increasingly more likely that Obama will be the...

The Right’s Neurotic Addiction to War

Just to add on to Kyle’s piece about the Addicted to War crowd, their understanding of history is to laugh at. Take Jennifer Rubin’s rehash of the Great Cold War Myth: And then there is is unbridled faith in diplomacy, unaffected by the lessons of history. Was it presidential visits with the...

The Stoning of Deborah Jeane Palfrey

Sad news today as Deborah Jeane Palfrey, the woman persecuted as the “D.C. Madam,” has committed suicide rather than face a lengthy, federal prison sentence (a possibility of up to 55 years though prosecutors described her likely sentence as no more than 6 years). The whole sordid affair struck...

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