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Jan 10, 2011
Civil War Myths

Nothing steams me more than when people re-write history for their own nefarious purposes. Sure, much of history is subjective, and it generally is written by the victors, but …

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Nov 29, 2010
TSA Screenings Illegal

I haven’t talked much about my thoughts on the new Transportation Security Agency (TSA) screenings, but this Washington Post article pretty much sums it up: “Why the TSA pat-downs and …

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Oct 25, 2010
Death in Dubai

Tragic, and avoidable: “Fellow competitor blames heat, safety lapses in death of swimmer Fran Crippen“.
Key quote:
An American swimmer blamed the blazing heat, unusually warm surf and lack of medical and …

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Jul 22, 2010
BP Photoshop Exercise

Did you see the story earlier this week about how BP has faked photos of their command center? It’s been all over the blogs as well as some articles …

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Mar 29, 2010
Milbank on Reform

Dana Milbank has a good column in last Sunday’s Washington Post: “Health reform and the specter of Alf Landon.”
Landon, you might recall, ran against FDR in 1936’s presidential election – …

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Mar 2, 2010
Scenes From the Jaypocalypse

Slow news day so I’ve been catching up on the mass of articles about Leno last night. The battle-lines are drawn, most are either for him or against him, …

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