By Hobbes | Nov 2, 2007 | 26
The statements and actions of the Westboro Baptist Church are precisely the sort of offensive, unpopular, marginal viewpoint that the First Amendment was designed from Day One to protect.
By Hobbes | Nov 1, 2007 | 1
When liberals mail extra millions each year to the Treasury, then it might be time to listen to their ideas too.
By Hobbes | Oct 31, 2007 | 1
Obesity has now reached the point where serious engineering consequences are required.
By Hobbes | Oct 26, 2007 | 1
It's a far better thing, as well as much easier, for government to act to prevent a disaster, or at least to warn residents loudly and clearly of the potential consequences of their foolish choices.
By Hobbes | Oct 16, 2007 | 0
It does seem slightly odd that the famous Nobel Peace Prize should go to someone who is famous, more or less, for talking loudly.
By Virginia Fox | Oct 15, 2007 | 0
What is not acceptable, what is a non-starter, is the notion that we can dispense with the law.
By Hobbes | Oct 10, 2007 | 0
Larry Craig should resign! But he should not be alone.
By Virginia Fox | Oct 9, 2007 | 0
I stood on the bridge; I stood right there on the bridge looking down at the Rio Grande River, and what to my wondering eyes should appear, but a Mexican gentleman who had started himself a ferryboat service.
By Hobbes | Oct 1, 2007 | 8
Inspecting IDs is a waste of time and money, but it's ideal from the bureaucratic point of view because it doesn't solve the problem.
By Hobbes | Sep 28, 2007 | 0
We now know that Nancy Pelosi's Democrats are a bunch of crooked politicians, just like the ones they replaced last November.