Van Jones is a Truther

Truther being the catch all term for people who think that George W. Bush either caused 9/11 to happen or allowed 9/11 to happen in order to start a global

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A Mugging on Lake Street

Fantastic piece in the Chicago Magazine about John Conroy (also the author) who was riding his bike when he gets jumped by a gang of youths. After the attack he

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Well that was interesting…

As I’ve said a number of times on this blog: You never know what’s going to get people’s dander up. Apparently disciplining other people’s children is one of those things…

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George Will, anti-war activist

I felt some serious deja vu while reading Robert’s post about the hopelessness of our “endless bloody occupation” of Afghanistan. Just two years ago, the conventional wisdom was that there

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Hollow points

Hollow points

Interesting piece in the WaPo on the absurd process it takes to legally obtain a handgun in DC (a process I’m about to get sucked into). I was struck by

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