Category Archives: Politics

Tuesday Redux

If the election cycle itself is neverending, you can’t fault me too badly for posting a couple more thoughts. Continue reading

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Don’t Make Me Vote. You Wouldn’t Like Me When I Vote.

I voted this morning, a straight ticket for the Meh Party. Here’s what I was thinking while it went down. Continue reading

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Facebook’s Ultimate Conflict Kulture

Politics serves a purpose, but there needs to be a time when we put it away, too. Continue reading

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God Bless the Tea Party

I think the Tea Party movement has presented Republicans with an incredible opportunity to move back into the center in American politics. Will anyone have the vision or courage to do so? Continue reading

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Union Delusions

I want people to have good jobs as much as the next guy, but I wonder whether unions are really a good way to accomplish that anymore. Continue reading

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National Essential Radio

National Public Radio is an indispensible service that wouldn’t survive in a modern market without federal funding. Those trying to take it away are doing nothing but further dumbing down the programming available to us. Continue reading

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Back It Up

Reporting anything accurate is no longer any kind of priority in politics or journalism. All one has to do is to say something, without regard for its veracity, and let events take their course. Continue reading

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Court of Public Opinion: Can v Should

Freedom of speech and of religion is only important when you’re exercising it in a way that someone wants to stop, but that doesn’t make it any less obnoxious. Continue reading

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