The Defense Rests (Its Brains on a Shelf Somewhere)

There is an article out there about some lawyer, representing the terrorists in Guantanamo, who dropped his pants at a press conference in Yemen to demonstrate how humiliated and tormented the poor dears must feel.  Color me unimpressed.  While I certainly understand the point he was trying to make to a Yemeni audience ("for a Muslim man… Continue reading »


General Apathy in the Face of Serious Difficulty

I believe I need a break from politics.  I'm tired of thinking and writing about things that I cannot impact directly.  I feel disconnected from the whole thing lately.  Take the Obamania, for instance.  I can't begin to understand the force of will it must take to preserve the notion this man is qualified to… Continue reading »