Butler Adams

Tabling the Content of Their Character+

Politicians’ ethical lapses – Who cares?   The Huffington Post, that…

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We’re Not Gonna Take It+

What, exactly, are we supposed to “take back”?   My college days…

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Embraceable Us+

Come on, let’s have a hug.   Seriously? A vest that inflates to give you a…

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Wandering Veterans, Fiscal Cliffs+

While Congress grinds its wheels…   In case you needed a reminder of why…

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The New Raj+

The super-rich are seceding from America.   The smartest explication of Occupy…

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Speech! Speech!+

Islam vs. the West: This “clash of cultures” ain’t so simple.  …

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Anti-Abortion Extremism: No Joke+

Extremist activists aren’t just pissing in the wind. Among those generally…

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Citizenship+

Citizenship: a casualty of modern politics? The other night in his speech at the Democratic…

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Four Houses, Six Wives+

Which is better: owning four houses, like Mitt Romney, or having six wives, like Zulu…

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We Don’t Need No Education+

The GOP undermines education every chance it gets.   Busy for the last few decades…

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That’s It, I’m Cutting You Off+

Worldwide, it’s getting harder to retain all our body parts.   Ack. It’s…

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Dumb and Dumber+

Sad but true: we need government because we’re dopes.   Not long ago a commenter…

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Abort That Argument+

Paul Ryan: The serious thoughts of a serious man.   This past weekend Paul Krugman…

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Power to the People? Sure, That’ll Work+

James Hansen and Eliot Spitzer say carbon-emitters should pay up.   Climate scientist…

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Render Unto Pharaoh+

Should we be taxing our churches? Here’s one good reason why.   The honorable…

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A Tax Holiday…Please+

Mitt won’t show us his tax returns. What a relief.   You know what? Screw…

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Wannabe Tyrants of Health Care+

Imposing religious beliefs on employees.   Just the other day I found myself in…

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Losing Our Grip over Greenland+

Greenland Greens Lose Heads Over Melting Ice In the winter, there’s lots of ice…

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