Marco! Polo! Rubio bushwhacks Jeb!

Marco! Polo! Rubio bushwhacks Jeb!

Jeb! (Bush) got spanked  in Wednesday night’s GOP presidential candidates’ debate in Boulder, Colorado. This was no surprise, considering his milquetoast image and the millstone his brother Dubya has hung around his pencil neck. The surprise is that Donald...
Legislature, Wolf at our door

Legislature, Wolf at our door

Today’s news that Fell Charter School will cut its schedule to four days a week and stop paying its teachers over the state budget impasse is just the latest empirical evidence that Pennsylvania is ruled by ideologues who would rather see the state burn than...
Hillary on the Hill

Hillary on the Hill

The Pathetic Charade Masquerading as an Honest Probe into Why Four Americans Died in Libya continues today as Hillary Clinton testifies before the House Republican Inquisition on Benghazi. The former Secretary of State and current Democratic presidential candidate is...
Hell, fury and Kathleen Kane

Hell, fury and Kathleen Kane

State Attorney General Kathleen Kane is careening toward critical mass. When her dying political star finally goes supernova, she apparently wants the blast radius to reach far and wide. The fantasy that Ms. Kane could somehow survive charges that she leaked secret...
Trump buys Scranton, fires everyone

Trump buys Scranton, fires everyone

Overtaxed, under-served Scrantonians rejoice! Billionaire, reality TV star and presidential pretender Donald Trump has come to the rescue. The self-proclaimed  Midas of moribund real estate has purchased the city of Scranton and fired its leaders and public employees,...