Let’s look at this. First, what’s the risk of death by terrorism?
Lifelong student with interests a mile wide and an inch deep. Autodidact. Pedant, hopefully of the slightly more pleasant sort. Sharer of things learned along the way. Lately of a creative bent.
“Thinking” about personhood. Mother Jones: Pence Signed a Law Requiring Burial or Cremation for Aborted Fetuses Pence, whom Donald Trump announced as his vice presidential running mate on Friday, signed the law […]
ZOMG, it must be a right-wing plot! Maybe. But Pew Research posted this data on the relationship between U.S. religious groups and their political leanings not so very long ago. Consider this […]
There’s truth, and there’s truth. Re: Ben Carson connects Clinton to Satan in convention address @ Yahoo News “Her senior thesis was about Saul Alinsky,” said Carson. “This was someone that she […]
Wait, isn’t that what they’re asking for? Cleveland Police Calling for Open Carry Ban at RNC After Baton Rouge Shootings This just gets touchier and more complex as the hours roll by. […]
What have we learned about that? Well, actually, the headline is just a hair away from that, “Being honest about Trump.” I think it qualifies, though. So would WSJ in this piece, […]
That’s what I want to know Here’s my big reason to care about the #BlackLivesMatter versus #AllLivesMatter jousting match. I’m not the sentimental sort. I don’t have a deeply personal interest in the deeply […]
Horse race reportage, part umpteen. Special Edition: Not Election Coverage I first spotted this tragic news at BBC, when there wasn’t yet anything world newsworthy about it, even from their own coverage […]
Or Rudy Giuliani or the rest of the crew at Fox News? Let me set this straight very simply. Someone punches me in the face. Repeatedly. I manage to get up and […]
White man ISO white people to explain something to me I have yet to take a strong stand on this whole #blacklivesmatter and #alllivesmatter and #bluelivesmatter and #enoughwiththehashtagsmatter issue, and I’m fairly […]