While the country counts down to its latest self-imposed crisis, keep in mind that it’s been a long while since Congress actually did anything substantive. Don’t expect any late-in-the-game heroics.
Meanwhile, here’s a great piece on the benefits of immigration. Evidence on the other side remains curiously lacking.
The internet and social networking was supposed to bring us closer together—and it has. It has also become emblematic of our increasing class divide.
Finally, and most troubling, is the notion that Democrats are more forgiving of an aggressive foreign policy and quasi-legal activities when it’s done by a Democrat.