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Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 11:00am
    Call me unpatriotic, but whenever I hear people prating about the "American Dream," it sets my teeth on edge. The thing about dreams, see, is that they're imaginary. A figment of your imagination.    ...
Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 10:00am
    Gov. Terry McAuliffe's (D) unexpected decision to give a blanket, automatic restoration of voting rights to ex-felons - the order covers those convicted of all crimes, non-violent to the most heinous - has upended the 2017...
Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 9:00am
    The Democratic establishment, led by President Obama, came out on top Tuesday, delivering a string of blows to progressive challengers who party leaders decided were not their best candidates to help claim the Senate this fall....
Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 9:00am
    The Democratic establishment, led by President Obama, came out on top Tuesday, delivering a string of blows to progressive challengers who party leaders decided were not their best candidates to help claim the Senate this fall....
Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 8:00am
    The U.S. government claims the right to eavesdrop at will on your email when you're writing to someone who lives abroad. Now it wants to be able to use those emails to convict you of a crime.     That's what...
Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 7:00am
    Wow, $5 billion.     That’s the stunning amount Goldman Sachs has agreed to pay to settle federal criminal charges over its shameful financial scams, which helped wreck America’s economy in 2008. That...
Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 12:00am
    The Washington Redskins are headed for the Supreme Court - in the guise of a dance rock band called The Slants. The Department of Justice has asked the court to review a lower court's holding that the Patent and Trademark Office...
Friday, April 29, 2016 - 9:00pm
    James Tracy is certainly a crank and also seems to be a terrible person. But Florida Atlantic University violated his academic freedom when it fired him from his tenured professorship in January, and he should win the lawsuit he'...
Friday, April 29, 2016 - 8:00pm
    What if we talked about gun violence, and discussed only bullet size?     To me, that seems akin to the presidential campaign discussion of women’s health. Somehow in nine Democratic debates, not a single...
Friday, April 29, 2016 - 7:00pm
    The $150 billion federal disability program is a mess. It almost went broke (Congress had to give it an emergency infusion). It discourages employment and can be gamed. But woe to the office-seeker who tries to fix it.  ...
Friday, April 29, 2016 - 6:00pm
    Bernie Sanders isn’t losing. Just ask many of his backers or listen to some of his own complaints. He’s being robbed, a victim of antiquated rules, voter suppression, shady arithmetic and a corrupt Democratic...
Friday, April 29, 2016 - 5:00pm
    You can learn everything you need to know about the main challenges facing Africa today by talking to just two people in Senegal: the rapper and the weatherman. They’ve never met, but I could imagine them doing an amazing duet...
Friday, April 29, 2016 - 4:00pm
    Campaigning for her mother in Maryland last week, Chelsea Clinton said the Supreme Court could issue a "definitive" ruling on gun control in the near future. Clinton didn't define "definitive," let alone...
Friday, April 29, 2016 - 3:00pm
    In December, Gallup asked 824 U.S. adults this question: "In your opinion, which of the following will be the biggest threat to the country in the future -- big business, big labor or big government?"    ...
Friday, April 29, 2016 - 2:00pm
    Ever since his rise from political obscurity in Texas, observers have used words for Ted Cruz like “smart” and “shrewd.”     Watching him on the campaign trail, I’m thinking, “Not...
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