Scranton’s commuter tax struck down again!

— BREAKING: For the second time, a judge has struck down an attempt by Scranton to fleece tax poor suckers who can’t vote in city elections non-resident workers in order to shore up its mismanaged pension plans. Here’s my cartoon about the...

Now THAT’S disgusting!

— State Attorney General Kathleen Kane’s decision to release pornographic emails found in the official accounts of several high-ranking officials (all of whom are, curiously, Republicans) has blossomed into what’s being dubbed “Porngate.”...

All tied up

— Gov. Tom Corbett is a very deep hole heading into the November election, down in the polls against Democratic challenger Tom Wolf by roughly 20 to 25 percentage points among likely voters. But in another sense, this race is all tied up. Corbett and his...

Barack ’em sock ’em robot

— The Middle East’s muddle of friends and foes creates situations in which countries that normally have little use for each other wind up on the same side of a conflict due to a common enemy. Nowhere is this more apparent than in Syria, where the U.S.-led...

Here’s hoping …

— Past being prologue, I’m not confident that the current multinational military campaign against ISIS/ISIL/Islamic State/what-have-you will result in anything resembling a decisive and lasting peace. Still, there’s no political entity more worthy of...