By Hobbes | Jul 11, 2008 | 1
Thanks to the stroke of a legalistic pen, the Chinese have accomplished what all Michael Jackson's surgeries have failed to do: changed conclusively from one color to another.
By Hobbes | Jul 9, 2008 | 8
Toddlers who say "yuck" when given flavorful foreign food may be exhibiting racist behavior, a British government-sponsored organization says.
By Hobbes | Jun 19, 2008 | 1
Remember Mom's advice? "Respect must be earned!"
By Petrarch | Jun 2, 2008 | 4
Our bureaucrats are not morons; quite the contrary.
By Hobbes | Apr 4, 2008 | 3
The Transportation Security Administration? Hardly. Thousands Standing Around? Not that either...
By Petrarch | Feb 25, 2008 | 9
It is a wonderful thing when truly stupid ideas return to bite the people that promoted them.
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 | Dec 17, 2007 | 5
Reuters reports trouble at the North Pole.
By Petrarch | Nov 2, 2007 | 2
What are we to make of the news that career State Department staffers are refusing to go to Iraq?
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.