Category Archives: Politics

Facts of Life: Why I love the Daily News

A quickie for your amusement. After expounding on why you need to get your news from newspapers, I entered my online edition of the Daily News. The looming government closure is front page news in the Times and I’m sure … Continue reading

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The Fox of Life. Uh, I mean “Facts” of Life.

Today’s New York Times Interpreter newsletter is simultaneously reiterative (we all sort of know what segment of our population gets its news from Fox TV) and alarming. Because way, way too many people get their “reliable source” news from TV, … Continue reading

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The god problem, from those marvelous Good Values people in MS

The good book (not mine, btw, but someone’s) raises its cover, via Kevin Underhill, in Lowering the Bar. Who, as a good lawyer, points out the constitutional problem with making the bible an “official state book.” Oh, Good, Another “Official … Continue reading

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