New Republic “We in the press are about to over-politicize his visit to America,” writes New York Times columnist David Brooks. How right he is. The media are awash with bland, secular generalizations. The trumpets of left and right are already at blaring with either praise or denunciations of the Pope’s message. House Speaker John … Continue reading Don’t Put His Views In a Political Box. What The Media Are Missing About Pope Francis.
The one really big thing the polls are telling us right now is that the American people want a Presidential candidate who tells it like it is. Donald Trump is the prime example of the unplugged guy who says outrageous things and is fun to watch. Ben Carson and Bernie Sanders are also anti-establishment … Continue reading Why Hillary Clinton May Have To Make Only Simple Change To Turn Things Around.
This week I changed my mind about America's sex offender laws. Sure, they're popular and were passed by Congress and state legislatures in response terrible crimes. But no law can cure all ills and the national sex offender registry appears to be in urgent need of reform. In recent years we've had … Continue reading One-Size-Fits-All. Our National Panic Over Sex Crimes
The man Jon Stewart called "the comb-over King" is giving Jeb Bush a bunch of bad hair days. This was the guy who was supposed to be the optimistic candidate, who campaigns with "joy in my heart". But Bush 3 been thrown horribly off his game by the great usurper, Donald Trump. "Mr. Bush … Continue reading Solutions Advice For Jeb Bush… Be Positive. Have Some Fun At The Expense of Donald Trump