Sideshow: After Sarah Palin dubbed his as “flavor of the week,” Herman Cain turned the tables calling himself – the “black walnut,” his favorite Haagen Dazs flavor. However, that flavor doesn’t exist. watch
Freedom of Assembly. It's right there in the Constitution; in fact, right there in the first amendment. It's part of the Bill of Rights.And there we have it now, people assembling on the streets of downtown Manhattan - right in the shadow of Wall Street - to say they don't like the way things are going in this country."Joe... read more
Victory lap: President Obama goes to Michigan. It's a state he needs to carry in 2008, and the auto bailout may help him do just that, despite much criticism from conservatives. The bailout was smart, effective policy -- not to mention good politics -- and the president deserves credit for it, especially when Mitt Romney, his likely... read more
Religion. There's a pride to it. Along with the faith that comes with being born to a faith comes a strong, stubborn desire to defend it, because what you're doing in most cases is defending the beliefs of your parents and grandparents, the very roots of your existence. So don't make fun of someone's religion. Don't... read more
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