We keep hearing about the “Presidential Horse Race” in the news media, but I can’t recall any presidential candidate in 2016 riding any horse. If you can find a picture of one, let me know; I’d really like to see Chris Christie in the saddle.
if Hillary Clinton hadn’t helped George W. Bush rush the USA into an unnecessary and poorly planned war in 2002, we wouldn’t be facing the Islamic State today. The first thing that the next President of the United States should be prepared to do is to avoid creating a foreign policy problem for the next decade by making mistakes today.
26 different organizations sent lobbyists to Capitol Hill in recent months to tell members of Congress how to vote on Common Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act. Among these are gas station companies, pizza restaurant chains, the parent company of Dunkin Donuts, and marketing associations.
The government has the money we need to replace America’s dangerous old water pipes. We’re spending that money on weapons of war that we hope to never use – nuclear weapons that, if unleashed, would kill hundreds of millions of civilians.
A month ago, a visitor to Irregular Times referenced a poll indicating that only a small minority of black Americans supported Donald Trump to declare that “the minority groups are supporting Donald Trump.” I suppose by that standard, if just one in ten atheists indicates they
Yes, it’s true that Bernie Sanders got over 60 percent of the popular vote in yesterday’s Democratic presidential primary in New Hampshire. That’s nice. It’s impressive. Bernie Sanders got to give a victory speech, and Hillary Clinton gave a concession speech. “Sanders Won New Hampshire,”
It seems now that the prophecy of another Ben Carson supporter is more indicative of Ben Carson’s political future. This supporter wrote to us that “who ever wins Iowa will win the nomination!!!!” Both factually and fantastically, this prophecy did not hold true.
We have a regular visitor here who likes to predict that allowing Somali refugees to settle in the United States will utterly destroy the country because they’ll somehow engage in massive waves of crime. When we confront this visitor with actual, observable trends — which indicate
The corporate news media depicts the New Hampshire Democratic primary as being between just two candidates, Hillary Clinton and Bernies Sanders. There are actually 28 Democratic candidates on the ballot, although one of them, Martin O’Malley, has dropped out. Graham Schwass promotes a liberal religious
Your creativity is under seige. In this article, I identify the three myths that are killing your creativity!
Brian Parady, in a Monday morning motivation for us all, urges us to “Eliminate one bad food item from your diet this week. Next week add a new one.” So, this week, I’ll get rid of pizza, but next week, I’ll start eating brownies. Cool.