By Petrarch | Feb 11, 2008 | 3
Anyone who sends their children to a religious school may be permitted an 80% tax deduction of the tuition.
By Hobbes | Feb 8, 2008 | 1
The Archbishop of Canterbury believes not only that his religion is dying, but his country's legal and political structure are doomed as well.
By Petrarch | Feb 5, 2008 | 6
Americans complain about the lack of true leaders and of today's poll-driven politicians. But if American is a democracy, isn't that exactly how it is supposed to work?
By Hobbes | Jan 31, 2008 | 5
When Commodore Matthew Perry opened Japan to the west, he took American and British missionaries along. In addition to translating, they also helped with education.
By Hobbes | Jan 30, 2008 | 4
This video just gave us the best news we've heard out of the Middle East in a long, long time -- Iraqis are beginning to laugh at their leaders.
By Petrarch | Jan 24, 2008 | 14
George W Bush, lambasted as the destroyer of peace in the Middle East, may preside over the most welcome development there since the Second World War.
By Hobbes | Dec 17, 2007 | 5
Reuters reports trouble at the North Pole.
By Petrarch | Dec 5, 2007 | 7
By taking this preposterous action, the CIA has provided a signal service.
By Hobbes | Nov 30, 2007 | 4
It's the teddy bear being insulted, by being given such a disreputable name.
By Petrarch | Nov 26, 2007 | 0
Unlimited money, unlimited visibility, unlimited clout - what could possibly go wrong?