Author: Tod Kelly
In short, the Republicans rule the Winter Carnival but sacrificed their tongue in order to do so.
Symposium: Harris carries with her an opportunity that no other Democratic candidate brings: the possibility of beating back the white-nationalist/alt-right wing of the Republican Party
Allowing lobbyists to pay people to stand in line for public hearings is only bad in a purely symbolic way. Which is to say, it’s really, really bad.
Why don’t more women come forward? Because we set up the system to make sure they wouldn’t.
I can’t say for certain when the first time I ever heard an Aretha Franklin album was. Her music was simply always there, in the the same way that Ella’s music was always there. I was weaned on her music, and to it.
It’s not as easy a question as you might think.
Will is out son assignment, but Tod has a bunch of links to stuff! And things! And, um, some other stuff and things!
In which the victory of Roy Moore deflates the myth that Trumpism is primarily about Trump.
So, what did you guys do this weekend?
Dylan Marron’s highly anticipated new podcast promises to provide greater understanding across the political divide. Instead, it makes bank off of making that divide even more entrenched.
Everyone is assuming new White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci is a neophyte who doesn’t know what he’s doing. It’s actually much worse than that.
Don’t say goodbye, because he hasn’t really left.
Anecdotal evidence can often be treacherous. But that doesn’t mean it’s always wrong.
Four years ago, I worried that fringe conspiracy theory-driven media would destroy American conservatism. As it turns out, it’s actually much, much, much worse than that.
A post-modern dystopian nightmare.
Because every evil dystopia has its band of ragtag resistance fighters with that one in a million chance of toppling an empire.
What I saw instead of Rogue One, to my great surprise and delight.