AS WE record this on the afternoon of July 31, 2011, the U.S. Congress is wrangling over details of a compromise to raise the federal debt ceiling. Several news sources… Read more »
VENEZUELA’S PRESIDENT Hugo Chavez is in critical condition at a hospital in Cuba. No word at this hour on how critical or how this affects geopolitics in the Western Hemisphere…. Read more »
IT WAS a surprise to learn this week that the Department of Education has SWAT teams at its disposal. Don’t worry; they say they won’t break down your door for late payments on your student loan. Is it unpatriotic to ask why the Education Department has weapons?