Halloween in Trumpland

Halloween in Trumpland

Be afraid. Be very afraid. A caravan of brown people is creeping toward Trump America, bringing smallpox and Democratic votes in time for Tuesday’s midterm election. Never mind that smallpox was eradicated from the planet decades ago and non-citizens can’t...
Pipe bombs and baby powder

Pipe bombs and baby powder

Does anyone else miss the good old days, when hateful crackpots sent envelopes stuffed with baby powder to terrorize fellow Americans they deemed insufficiently patriotic? The white dust was meant to mimic anthrax and scare recipients and a nation still reeling from...
Kavanaugh’s lies enough to disqualify him

Kavanaugh’s lies enough to disqualify him

“False in one, false in all” is a jury instruction based on a simple, serrated premise: If a witness lies about one thing, jurors are free to assume that he or she lied about everything. By this standard, federal Judge Brett Kavanaugh lied under oath in...