Fun with Shrapnel

Sorry, 'Cousin' Brandon

Two black women go to the ballet...

Stop Calling Me Surly

Ding-dong, the wicked Mitch

The final week is nigh. Election Day will arrive — if we survive all the lies. As inspirational as this abysmal campaign is, my imagination is too fried for simple-minded rhyming.

Editor’s Note

A senator for the future

Mitch McConnell’s final argument sounds an awful lot like “the lesser of two evils” and “better the devil you know.” 

In Visible Ink

Rev. Cosby's support for Judge McLaughlin called out on Twitter

Last month I saw a tweet from St.

Summary of My Discontent

Beliefs I used to hold

In his remarkable book, “Thinking, Fast and Slow,” Nobel laureate and Princeton University psychologist Daniel Kahneman writes this rather mind-blowing statement: 

Editor’s Note

A little possum play? Who's misreading the DSCC pullout?

I hate political hope. Not Barack Obama’s version, but the kind that may bear expectations of a victory.

Stop Calling Me Surly

More reasons to ditch Mitch

With a straight face, Republican U.S. Sen.

Keeping Up with the Jones

Why you should vote and why it may not matter

Voting time is here again. Dutifully, many of us will go to the polls and cast our ballots … and it may not matter.

Fun with Shrapnel

Put down that Oreo

Having a baby does very peculiar things to a woman’s body. Joints become loose, flab appears in places where it seems impossible and aches show up at the most inopportune moments.

Editor’s Note

Everyone’s a little bit racist

So the only Grimes-McConnell Senate debate was last night, and the only thing more frustrating than watching that circus is attempting to concoct an interesting analysis worth reading.