Daily Archives: September 20, 2005

A Thought Exercise

Here’s a question for you to ponder: If there had been a Constitutional amendment that said that any war undertaken by the United States, in which the US was the aggressor, had to be financed with current federal revenues (i.e., by taxes levied today, not by borrowing), would the War in Iraq have been approved […]

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In the Beginning

In one of the comment threads, Scott writes: I have a request that I think many of us would be interested in. There is obviously some history behind the creation of this site and your independent launch. It is clear that at one point you worked for various publications, while now you work for yourself. […]

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Why Daddy is not Allowed to Dress Athena

Any questions? Actually, though, today Athena’s school is something called "Clash Day," in which all the children are encouraged to dress in clashing clothes. Also, the school intercom is playing selections from Sandinista! all day long. Okay, not so much with that last part. But the first part of that statement is certainly true. So […]

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