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This is not a gross of toilet paper rolls packaged in plastic wrap but... [read more]
"Boss," spelled backwards, is double-S-O-B, and that's how most of the employees of the US Postal Service feel about their top boss.
America's postal employees –from mail clerks to letter carriers... [read more]
War is hell.
Major General Harold Greene could certainly tell you about that – but he's dead. On August 5, General Green became the highest-ranking American soldier to die in our... [read more]
A few months ago, Sen. Dianne Feinstein accused the CIA of spying on the intelligence committee she chairs, which is supposed to oversee the spook agency. "Nothing could be further from the truth," sputtered CIA... [read more]
When the going gets tough, Congress gets going!
On vacation, that is. They're taking off this entire month and much of September and October. Having howled about a host of... [read more]
I thought that, surely, the Texas lineup of Sen. Ted Cruz, Gov. Rick Perry, and a carnival sideshow of far-right congress critters assured our state of being the hands-down winner of the 2014 blue-ribbon prize... [read more]
The Koch boys live in their own special world, enshrouded in a rarefied atmosphere created by the fumes emanating from their family's enormous stockpiles of wealth.
Thus, Charles and David have... [read more]
One public service that people really like and count on is the post office – which literally delivers for us.
Antigovernment ideologues and privatization dogmatists, however, hate the very word "public,"... [read more]
Perhaps you thought that, surely, partisan posturing by far-right congress critters couldn't get any nuttier. But now comes the GOP's claim that all the talk about impeaching President Barack Obama is being led by –... [read more]
Great news for you lovers of Wild West, shoot-'em-up, pulp-fiction tales: Rick "Rootie-Toot-Toot" Perry is making a one-man stand on the Texas-Mexico border!
A political stand, that is. He's been tongue-lashing... [read more]