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Memory is a tricky thing.
Burt Likko was going to offer a mild criticism of The Notorious RBG. Then he thought again.
This week's move by John Boehner to sue the President for his use of executive order is dishonest, cynical, cowardly, and eye-rolling hypocritical. But, says Tod Kelly, it's also necessary.
My forebears can beat up your literary icons
Will Truman was unable to do Linky Friday this week, so Mad Rocket Scientist pinch hit with a special technology-based edition!
Dennis Sanders takes a second look at his infamous hometown.
James Hanley finds unintended humor in an old Supreme Court ruling.
And then there were five...
A mathematical puzzler.
Tod's been away for a few weeks, and now wants to know what he missed. Also: an open thread, plus good kitchen-dancing music.
Yes, another parent was arrested for the crime of letting her child play. No, that doesn't necessarily mean the mindset behind such nonsense is ruling the day.
…or something like that… This piece of news caught my attention: The general counsel of the National Labor Relations Board ruled on Tuesday that McDonald’s could be held jointly liable for labor and wage violations by its franchise operators — a decision that, if upheld, would disrupt longtime practices in the fast-food industry and ease…
Will Truman presently drives a crossover SUV from Subaru. So do a lot of people, apparently.
The New York Times ran a story that took Burt Likko's breath away in outrage when he read it last night. But apparently, he's pretty much the only one.
As the dog days of summer make so many consider career changes, Gabriel Conroy offers a list of rules to keep in mind.
by Michael Cain The fall term is hurtling towards us. And that means that Dr. Hanley will soon start the Post-Zombie Apocalypse Constitutional Convention class. Which means that I have to finish preparing for the prediction pool I put myself on the hook for. Since no one made any constructive suggestions for how to run the…
When I was a freshman in high school, I made friends with a girl in her senior year. Friends is a vast overstatement. Our relationship ranged from her treating me like a beloved pet/kid under her wing to treating me like I was nothing to her. Since I was fourteen, this probably had the generalized…
It's time once again for Fantasy Football -- North American football this time! Dungeons and Dragons for sports nerds!
If you guess which party holds more "small state" senate seats, you will probably guess wrong. If you think that we're alone in having a disproportionate senate, you're also wrong. And yet, our senate is unique in the combination of its power and the sheer scope of its disproportionate representation. Show More Summary