Well said, Susan Newman. Romney’s evident lack of empathy marks him as a sociopath.
TR felt betrayed by his chosen succesor, William Howard Taft, who failed to follow up on any of the progressive initiatives that he had begun as President, including natural conservation and regulation of industry. Had Taft and his machine not controlled the GOP establishment in 1912, the rank and file of the Republican Party would probably have nominated Roosevelt and he would have gone on to defeat Wilson.
My first reading of The Martian Chronicles is one of the cherished memories of my adolescence. Reading it again later, as well as his other works, I’ve come even more to appreciate the lyrical power of Bradbury’s writing. Who else could boil down Moby-Dick (in his screenplay for the John Huston film version) to its essence and actually improve on Melville, at least in the climactic scene?i
It’s best to use non-metallic sleds when sledding in the nude!
Welcome back, Ms. Miller! It’s been too long since my last “Coffee Man” fix!
What are the other three wars in which men from Thierville have served? The Indochina War? The Algerian War? The Suez War of 1956? The first Gulf War against Iraq? The Libyan War? The Afghan War? Or wars before the Great War?
Another victory for the cause of nudism! Anything worth doing is worth doing naked!
Hmm, hiring an axe-wielding fanatic for child care. What could go wrong?
Bravo, Monsieur Stahler! How often do you see an editorial cartoon that uses a reference from art history for a comment on our society’s obsession with isolation withn technology?
This is a brilliant illustration of the Wall Street/GOP theory of “job creation”. But to be fair, Mitt Romney and his set also create jobs for Swiss bankers and at least a few folks in the Cayman Islands!