Friday, February 5, 2016
The meaning of “progressive” has changed, I write in today’s column, after last night’s Clinton/Sanders throw-down.
Thursday, February 4, 2016
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
There are only five major-party candidates who are still viable post-Iowa, I write today, and all of them seem pretty bogus at this point.
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Whether it’s Cruz, Trump, or Obama, potential U.S. presidents are always in some way weird hybrids, I write in today’s column.
Monday, February 1, 2016
I lament possible Iowa caucus outcomes today in my daily column while recognizing that rallying around Ted Cruz is probably the only hope for anti-Trump Republicans.
Friday, January 29, 2016
Debates are one more thing -- and one more credentialing institution -- apparently now optional, at least for Donald Trump, I write in today’s column.
Thursday, January 28, 2016
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
I write of Jane Mayer as the latest in a long line of weird, sometimes pseudo-psychoanalytical attacks on libertarians such as the Koch brothers.
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Monday, January 25, 2016
The GOP had better take a page from X-Files and learn to coordinate because being against Trump but divided is not going to stop him, I write in today’s column.
Friday, January 22, 2016
Even as an atheist, I have to have a certain fondness for things the Mormons have given us, from Donny and Marie and Battlestar Galactica to Mitt Romney (who we’ll all probably miss when the dark night of fascism descends soon), as I write in today’s column.
Thursday, January 21, 2016
Saved by Zero? I note a few bizarre police-state-like trends these days -- and the odd Vision Zero program here in NYC -- in today’s column.
Wednesday, January 20, 2016
I lament in today’s SpliceToday column that Koko the gorilla, little boys in comas, and a lot of other nonsense gets listened to by a gullible public.
Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Populists may yet win, two decades after Pat Buchanan’s efforts to take over the GOP, if Trump and even Sanders’ rhetoric is any indication, I write in today’s column.
Monday, January 18, 2016
From androgynous clothes that aren’t gendered enough for the transgender people to feminists against Bowie, you will never keep the activists happy, I write.