Say What? Archive: July, 2011

Medical marijuana closer to reality

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After months of delay, Gov. Christie has finally made the correct decision: to stop stalling implementation of the state’s medical marijuana... Read more

Welcoming more respect for privacy from the TSA

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On a recent flight out of Philly, TSA treated me to my first X-ray strip search. Off with the belt, take everything out of your pockets, even... Read more

Christie comes bearing gifts, for a price

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After Gov. Christie accused the Legislature of trying to play Santa Claus by adopting a budget bigger than the state could afford, Senate President... Read more

Iraqis who helped U.S. now need help

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Thousands of Iraqis who put their lives on the line to aid U.S. efforts during the war now need this country to come to their rescue. Despite... Read more

Carl Greene gone, but not his mess

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Carl Greene’s troubled tenure as CEO of the Philadelphia Housing Authority is the gift that keeps on giving. Acting PHA commissioner... Read more

Fiscal straitjacket? What a crazy idea.

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The Republicans in charge of the House are showing how badly out of touch they are with the rest of America. Instead of working on a realistic... Read more

Funding transportation, despite Corbett's tea-party cred

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With its preliminary recommendations Monday on a workable strategy to keep Pennsylvania roads and bridges repaired, and buses and trains running... Read more

Reading this on a smartphone while walking? It's OK!

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Much ado has been made about pedestrians having to pay more attention, lately -- when really, it might be more important for media outlets... Read more