After some controversial posts, I thought I would go with this. Griffey hit 496 yesterday, 497 and 498 today. It’s remarkable that, even after losing two and a half seasons to injury, he still h
My post below on oil and alternative energy sources made no comment on nuclear power. There is a good reason for that–I’m not at all sure what I should think about nuclear power. I’v
Hmm. Anything good about the Reagan legacy? We can say that he probably wasn’t dumb enough to actually believe in supply-side economics. He understood the political value of tax cuts, but wasn
The Stranger, an alternative weekly here in Seattle, is the best source for local news I’m aware of. It certainly beats the other weekly and both dailies. Perhaps there are better sources, but I
I’ve made the from the left pro-draft arguments on numerous occasions in the last year or so. Mostly, I’ve done it with students, especially in my Intro to Poli Sci for Art students class.
I differ somewhat from Scott on the question of the draft. The draft does have a couple of positive aspects that he doesn’t mention, but that I think are important. First, there’s no real
Alessandra Stanley has an odd piece in the New York Times about the recent spate of “women behaving badly” shows, which she claims are demeaning to women. I haven’t seen the shows i