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Now is the time to pick up a Pataki for President bumper sticker. Or a Huckabee button, a Jim Webb yard sign, or keychains, ballpoint pens, and window scrapers imprinted Jindal, Paul, Perry, Chafee, Walker, Graham, Santorum, Lessig, and O'Malley for President.
It's already a kind of autumn in the ...
Saturday, January 30, 2016
Another cover-up is in the news.
Italy's Premier Matteo Renzi and Iran's President Hassan Rouhani held a press conference inside Rome's Capitoline Museum this week to announce $18 billion in new business between their countries, now that sanctions against Iran are ending.
But some of the celebrated ancient statues the ...
Saturday, January 23, 2016
Greggor Ilagan, a Hawaii county councilman who is running for the state senate, decided to try to reach that vital demographic of young voters by appearing on social networking sites. And also Tinder, a dating app.
When he announced his candidacy last summer, Mr. Ilagan told local Hawaii press he ...
Saturday, January 16, 2016
There's a house for sale in Los Angeles: 29 rooms, tennis court, swimming pool, and wine cellar, a guest house, game house, movie theater, and a grotto, which is not to be confused with any grotto you've read about in the Bible.
The owner wants $200 million dollars. Local realtors ...
Saturday, January 09, 2016
Mein Kampf has been published in Germany for the first time in 70 years. What does a limited new publication of a repugnant old book say about modern Germany?
Mein Kampf -- "My Struggle" — sold at least 10 million copies, from the time it appeared in 1925 to the ...
Saturday, January 02, 2016
Saturday, January 02, 2016
Famous names can be hard to live up to. Those who carry them are born with expectations, as well as advantages, and the sons and daughters of famous people have to make their mistakes and learn their lessons under a lot of watchful eyes.
Saturday, December 19, 2015
One of the pleasures of being a parent is the chance to discover things you missed as a child the first time. This week I found a copy of Mark Twain's "A Letter from Santa Claus" that he wrote in 1875 for his 3 year old daughter, Susie, to see ...
Saturday, December 12, 2015
Frank Sinatra was born a hundred years ago today. Even if you think his music just isn't your music, it's hard to get through life without uttering what I'll call a "Frank Phrase" from one of his songs at telling times in our lives.
"So set 'em up, Joe ...