| Friday July 5, 2019 at 11:48 AM PDT
On this Fourth of July, Americans are polarized even on the merits of the nation’s Independence.
| Friday July 6, 2018 at 8:24 AM PDT
Apparently, Thomas Jefferson wrote something that Facebook finds offensive.
William J. Watkins, Jr.
| Sunday January 29, 2017 at 10:30 AM PST
The Sacramento Bee reports that “[b]ackers of a proposed constitutional amendment seeking California’s secession from the U.S. can begin collecting voter signatures to qualify for the 2018 ballot, the [California] secretary of state’s office said Thursday.” Support for this initiative is strong, with one in three Californians saying they are ready to leave the...Read More »
Samuel R. Staley
| Tuesday May 10, 2016 at 2:21 PM PDT
Captain America: Civil War blasted into U.S. theaters generating $192 million in its first weekend and more than $700 million worldwide. I’ll confess: I almost passed this one up: All I could envision were lots of explosions and major cities crumbling. I had my fill of that with the destruction of the fictional Sokovia...Read More »
| Saturday May 22, 2010 at 6:09 AM PDT
The New York Times is running an article about U.S. District Judge Jack B. Weinstein and his plan to inform juries about certain statutory mandatory minimum sentencing requirements imposed by Congress. Weinstein believes that long sentences for simply possessing child porn are improper. He is right that individuals possessing child porn face serious time....Read More »