By Will Offensicht | Jan 22, 2008 | 5
Rich people are voting with their feet: they're grabbing their wallets and running away.
By Petrarch | Jan 18, 2008 | 5
The Vice President will be leaving a slimy, black legacy.
By Will Offensicht | Jan 17, 2008 | 0
We gripe about bias in the mainstream media because freedom of the press is only meaningful if you happen to own a press, but enough people have presses to keep politicians on their toes.
By Will Offensicht | Jan 12, 2008 | 8
Principals have be to able to fire teachers, or you can't run an effective school.
By Will Offensicht | Jan 11, 2008 | 5
Some idealists suggest that election campaigns be paid for by the Treasury -- taxpayers would pay for campaigns intended to elect people we don't like. In fact, we DO have public campaign funding but nobody wants to admit it.
By Will Offensicht | Jan 10, 2008 | 11
A president is supposed to be emotionally stable, not a weeping willow.
By Petrarch | Jan 8, 2008 | 0
A computer can only do what it's told, or programmed, to do - it can't force people to do anything, unless they allow it to do so.
By Will Offensicht | Jan 7, 2008 | 8
One of the supreme ironies of our time is that a religiously-motivated US president went to war in the name of God to set up a non-religious state in Iraq to protect Americans against a highly religious movement known as Al Qaeda.
By Hobbes | Jan 1, 2008 | 3
Here, we propose some resolutions for the major candidates to consider.
By Will Offensicht | Dec 25, 2007 | 3
The Archbishop of Canterbury, the head of the Church of England, stirred up a storm when he spoke of the Nativity as a "myth." The Pope didn't have that problem. Perhaps the Pope has a stronger brand identity than does the Church of England?