Baseless 2016 Speculation

Some thoughts on the next race for the Democratic nomination.

Things Done Changed

After fighting on the wrong side of transvaginal ultrasounds, Governor Bob McDonnell's approval rating is on the decline.

Recycled Jokes

Santorum steals a punch line from Foster Friess.


Links for your afternoon.

Another Conservative Language Victory

What "welfare" means.

The Etch-a-Sketch Gambit

Can Mitt Romney get away with flipping to the center this fall?

Underdogs Lose the Money Crutch

Today's Balance Sheet: Is the GOP primary finally petering to a close?

The History of Florida's "Stand Your Ground" Law

The English common-law origins of the legislation at the center of the investigation into Trayvon Martin's death

The 2016 Litmus Test

Will Obama be the last Democratic presidential nominee not to support marriage equality?

Preventing Wall Street’s Latest Sucker-Punch

Jumpstart Our Business Startups has nothing to do with jobs.

Throwaway People

When should juvenile offenders be locked up forever?

Mitt Romney Feels the Illinois

The former Massachusetts governor wins the Illinois primary and moves his campaign in a new direction.

His Name Is His Name

So why isn't that enough?

This Station is Non-Operational

Links for your evening.

Worries About Scientific Weakness of Scientific Theories

The Tennessee state Senate passed a measure to let teachers discuss the "scientific weaknesses" of evolution.