Maybe if Dick Cheney had taken the threat of terrorism more seriously he would have caught this guy

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In a perfect world, this would shut Dick Cheney up for a few days...but we don't live in a perfect world, unfortunately: WASHINGTON —... Read more

It's even worse

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There's too many corrupt members of Congress, and too few hours in the day. I was so disgusted earlier today with Evan Bayh's politics I... Read more

I refuse to use the same obvious headline that everyone else is using

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Evan Bayh, soon-to-be-ex-Democratic senator from Indiana, is on my TV right now announcing that he's decided not to run for another term... Read more

Love and rockets

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How many more hearts -- and minds -- were lost with this Valentine's Day fiasco: MARJA, Afghanistan — An errant American rocket strike... Read more

Goodbye to Doug Fieger and the summer of '79

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In the summer of 1979 I was between my sophomore and junior years in college, and I was so anxious to start a career in journalism that... Read more

John McCain "really screwed my life up"

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Hey Joe, where ya goin' with that wrench in your hand? Wurzelbacher touched on several different points during his speech, and many of them... Read more

Just filibust a move!

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Bust it! The filibuster is a leglslative tradition that is nowhere to be found in the U.S. Constitution -- and whose time has passed. We... Read more

You mean this didn't start with Obama?

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In case you want to be cheered up after the battering from back-to-back blizzards...don't read this blog post! The Atlantic has a fascinating... Read more