A Time to Heal, A Time to Grieve

It’s weird. Where we are right now, it feels sometimes like when I was a little kid and I got this new toy, but the friends I would share such a toy with, those friends who would make the toy so much better just by virtue of enjoying it with me, they’re gone. As the primary season comes to an...

Cutting Off Your Nose To Spite Your Face

There is a line that separates support and obsession. That same line acts as the boundary between activism, and self destructive action. This line is etched in anger, and what ultimately decides which side you are on is your ability to control that anger. It’s strange; as we are drawing to a close...

Unity Tour

Todd Beeton has an absolute must read for both Clinton and Obama partisans who must now start turning to the difficult task of reconciliation. For me, there are two salient things to take away from Beeton’s post; an idea, and a concept. The idea is that Clinton not necessarily drop out and endorse...

Bush’s Surge Little More Than A Bumper Sticker, News At Eleven

Reconciliation.  That was the ultimate goal of the military “surge” seeked to achieve when first implemented earlier this year.  The rationale was simply that what kept Iraqis from reconciling within the halls of parliament was the bloodletting in the streets, and so an increase in US troop...