Charles Kinsey having survived his police-shooting might make its occurrence far harder to dismiss.
Some musings on Modernity and Reformation
Reince Priebus defends himself.
In which a human Molotov Cocktail flings himself in the right direction.
You shouldn’t judge Melania Trump by the incompetent actions of her husband’s staff. But you sure as hell should judge the staff.
It’s been a heck of a ride.
Yes, we’re still talking about Brexit. But today it’s about more than just the politics, it’s about the racism behind Britain’s Leave vote.
Not a lot known just yet about what happened during Bastille Day celebrations on the Promenade des Anglais in Nice, France.
On Email Servers, Government Use Thereof
Are you playing in Ordinary Times‘ Veepstakes Fundraiser? Why not?
“Is it accurate that Coach Paterno quickly said to you, ‘I don’t want to hear about any of that kind of stuff, I have a football season to worry about?’” the man’s lawyer asked him in 2014.
“Specifically. Yes . . . I was shocked, disappointed, offended. I was insulted. . . I said, is that all you’re going to do? You’re not going to do anything else?”
Paterno, the man testified, just walked away.
Burt Likko stumbles into a Black Lives Matter rally.
Who are these people outside our castle gates and what is that they’re holding in their hands?
Status Quo has a bad name, but if you get to know em and throw back some beers, e’s really a good Bias.
Public opinion is a wonderful regulator of governments, but only when circumscribed by well-constructed institutions.
If you’re a liberal, you should think twice before rewarding the world’s lamest slumber party.
The nature of the party.
Everything went terribly. Here are some suggestions to make them go less terribly next time.
Like it or not, the 2016 POTUS race is already over.
We can all agree that violence at a political rally is wrong, right? Right? Well…
Bleak musings for your weekend
“Expect to be called a demogogue, but dont be a demogogue.”
Americans constantly re-elect a congress they despise, and they hold other contradictory views too. We are still deeply uncomfortable with this whole democracy thing.
Elizabeth and Daniel discuss civility.
Nobody knew jack about this.
America desperately needs a disciplined, conservative political party — a thing the GOP has not been for quite some time. Here are the six steps those small-c conservatives of the #NeverTrump variety will have to take if they want to stem the rise of Trumpism in their party.
Well, are they?
In Which I Throw Water On Enthusiasm
It’s time to stop asking for policy promises from political candidates, and it’s time for candidates to stop making them.
Will a third-party alternative to the GOP win? Nope. But that’s not why there needs to be an alternative.
Sam Columbia had a couple of doctor’s appointments.
While we’ve been ruminating on the Presidential race, we are also learning who the match-ups will be for the major U.S. Senate races happening around the nation. Here is a quick look at what’s going on.
Where I discuss the defining characteristics of an “alternative” political philosophy.
In which Burt Likko attempts to solve two problems at once: raising money to keep the bills paid around here, and tapping the brilliant minds here to address the most important questions left in the 2016 Presidential primary season.
I sat down for an online interview with Emidio “Mimi” Soltysik, presidential candidate for the Socialist Party USA, to discuss the state of his campaign and how the left should approach the right.
Trump’s loss could be fantastic. A great loss. The greatest.