Category: Slow Tuesday Night


On War and Declarations of War

The power to declare war was not given to Congress by accident. Nor is it some arcane ritual of a bygone era.


The Parade of Horribles

I thought I should note how I predicted this story three days before it broke. “Parade of horribles,” indeed.


The End of Benign Ignorance

For many years, our government’s benign ignorance was a limiting factor in the growth of the carceral state. That may be ending. When it does, our law enforcement will look very different.