Trump is different. Wow—a really big breakthrough discovery, huh? Maybe it is. Some contributors to this discussion seem determined […]

I recently had a conversation with a colleague about the most frequent cause of my current existential dread […]

I remember almost ten years ago, the normally sagacious Economist commented on the looming 2008 race.  “The smart […]

Given Donald Trump’s ongoing meltdown, all of this may be moot. But even a catastrophically failed presidential campaign […]

Dorothy Parker is said to have commented, “What Fresh Hell is this?” any time someone came to her […]

Needless to say, somewhere Smokey Robinson is wondering “WTF?” or patting himself on the back for seeing into […]

The rise of Donald Trump has induced a collective shudder through much of America.  For many, the GOP […]

Eric Foner once said that the worst possible form of government would be government by academics.  Anyone acquainted […]