Being born in 1971 has allowed me to grow with the decades. My childhood was in the ’70s, I spent my teenage angst in the ’80s, and the ’90s was the time of becoming a young adult. 1,622 more words
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As the UK faces what looks like a repressive Tory government and the Americans come to terms with Obama being their Tony Blair, it’s time to take a lesson from history. 138 more words
Wall Street Journal: The Clinton Foundation keeps taking foreign gratuities.
Where’s Tipper Gore when you need her? “One of the great political mysteries of the early 2016 presidential campaign has been solved,” David Knowles of Bloomberg Politics reports, one hopes sarcastically: “Hillary Clinton did not leave a tip at the Chipotle restaurant she visited during her road trip to Iowa on Sunday.” Manager Charles Wright tells Knowles that ”the other lady,” presumably Huma Abedein, handed $21 to the counterman. 28 more words
During my half century career, I thought I had experienced every aspect of the justice system: as a law clerk, I had participated in the judging aspect; as a law professor, I taught more than 10,000 students about criminal law and legal ethics; as a practicing lawyer, I tried cases, both in front of juries and judges. 1,032 more words
Ezra Klein is a bright young man. He’s a frequent TV news talk show guest and once contributed essays to the Washington Post.
He now writes for Vox — and he’s put forward a patently absurd, but still interesting idea: Al Gore should run for president of the United States. 264 more words
A team without a running back, the Eagles will officially sign free agent Frank Gore on Tuesday. Gore is the brother of former Vice President Al Gore who terrified us with lies about how the world would end by 2013 due to how much electricity we use. 111 more words