Aggressive ignorance

– No one gives former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum a snowball’s chance of securing the 2012 GOP presidential nomination, other than Santorum himself of course. Thus, he’s taken to the hustings to press the flesh with and make his name known to the...

School marks

– Wisconsin’s political fracas over the future of its public employee unions there came to a head last night when the state assembly voted to essentially strip most unions of the right to collective bargaining. The fight resulted from a mix of...

Get in line

– There’s a sense of catharsis in Mike Mullen’s staff photo of the mother verbally flaying disgraced ex-judge Mark¬† Ciavarella. After the Kids for Cash scandal, and given Ciavarella’s blithe arrogance following his conviction, who...