Among the most illuminating, and hence the most damning recent volume about the war in Iraq is Fiasco, by Thomas E. Ricks. Like other recent books, the author describes in detail the dysfunctional d...
Politicians are often given a bad rap, but sometimes, just sometimes they can give us the funniest humor on the planet.A recent verbal brawl in the Queensland State Parliament between Premier Peter Be...
Recent discoveries about the role of stem cells in cancer have altered the landscape of cancer research, says Medical News Today. There is, however, a long-running philosophical rift over stem cell re...
In the days since radio jock Don Imus made his infamous racist-sexist comments labeling Rutgers female basketball players 'Nappy headed hoes' a furor was unleashed among black people, corporate sponso...
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I was recently reviewing some comments to one of my articles published on the net and noticed one comment mentioning how "passionate" I seem to be about this primary season. And they are absolutely r...
The Mann Act, long relegated to the status of bawdy Frank Sinatra punch lines and literary asides-Lolita's Humbert Humbert deplores the law as "lending itself to a dreadful pun"-was serious news recen...
Rising gas prices along with general increases in cost of living across the board are forcing many people to tighten their budgets and cut excess spending. In order to maintain a certain standard of l...
If we don't sign a personal check, it has no value and it cannot be cashed. In fact, the lack of our signature on any written legal contract means that there has not been a binding agreement reach...
Recently the news has been dominated by developments with the 700 billion dollar bailout package, and rightfully so. 700 billion is an astronomical sum of money. The first problem is that the 700 bill...