If you’ve read any pulp science fiction and fantasy — and I have, though not for decades — you know all about the Dark Empire.
The Dark Empire is that distant but mighty star empire which ...
All my friends are Republicans, but I in no way want that to be a reflection on me. I've told all these people that I'd sooner admit to being a child-molester than a a Republican. Obviously this ...
This, ladies and gentlemen, is the quintessential definition of white privilege .
Somehow, police found it in their hearts, in spite of being punched in the face, put into headlocks, and even ...
Just so we're clear, the "troubles with the truth" in the headline aren't necessarily lies. There can be more subtle forms of obfuscation, denialism, and even inadvertent honesty.
Or just plain old ...
Hey, so you know how everyon'e always going on about how demographic change will eventually deliver this or that red state to the Democrats? Because minorities keep growing as a share of the ...
A great opinion piece yesterday from the Washington Post . First, its encouraging to see that the Post, in a very clear, unqualified way, says what many of us believe:
A contested Democratic ...
"You saw those cars coming, and you knew who those men were. They wanted you to see them. They wanted you to be afraid of them."
- Lillie McKoy, former mayor of Maxton talking about the ...
Hi! This is directed to the hundred, or couple hundred, people who actually run things. I don't pretend to know who you are, whether you're some sinister Council of Illuminati or just a bunch of ...
Since William Rehnquist joined the Supreme Court, it has made several rulings that have knocked the U.S. Constitution out of whack. Retired ...
This is not your father's blizzard. This is your father's blizzard on steroids. Weather records show that winter storms are stronger than they used to be.
Winter storms have increased in frequency ...