Government

General Goodwrench, Meet Agent Cellphone+

After a spate of recent articles in the press detailing serious problems in the nation’s…

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Who Really Won? (Not You.)+

Unsurprisingly, we have been misinformed. One of the election themes emerging from…

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Talk Cheap, Lives Dear+

The first confirmed case of ebola in the US has been identified in Dallas today, which…

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Dog Days+

Summer recedes, and with it, so does our President. Crisis these days has as many heads…

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Roll On, Green River+

What if we could do one thing and achieve all this: • Pay down the national debt yet lower…

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Peeping Toms+

An old friend, whom we shall call Ms. Chief, sends us this: What a disgusting turn of events.…

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Diversity Redefined+

Can’t we all just get along?  It seems that everyone wants a divorce these days.  …

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Flying Toilets+

Funny what cheers you up.  From today’s New York Times, which sometimes still…

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We Hope He Changes+

It’s all in how you look at it, we know, but still, some takes on last night’s…

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Obama’s Butt+

Pundits nationwide wail “Where was the Obama we know” after last night’s…

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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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Obama to Backpage.com: VETO!+

“Did you say…slavery?” This is turning out to be a pretty poor week…

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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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U.S. Military Can’t Contain Itself+

And that’s not the price for renting those shipping containers; no, that $610…

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Older, Not Wiser?+

It's their future, grandad. As people age, do they become more conservative?  …

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Only One "Democratic" Party+

Undemocratic, probably The recent Walker recall election result and the reactions…

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Sticks and Stones+

I know you are, but what am I? There was a delightful coincidence today in the gay world…

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