Lake City was not ready. So naturally — like moths to a flame — hackers attacked it.
Picket fences – and all they represent – are just another example of the two forms of American capitalism.
Imagine thinking that every other Democrat you meet is unpatriotic – or that every other Republican you meet is insensitive to racism.
After forty years, the climate change community may finally have its opening.
With the benefit of time and perspective, it is clear that the financial crisis was far, far worse than I knew at the time. It destroyed wealth, families, communities, and, worst of all, social cohesion. It crushed the people who could least afford it.
Cities combine up-and-to-the-right growth, intractable day-to-day problems, and shifting lines of authority between the public and private sectors.
Should voters start questioning or refusing to accept election outcomes, things will unravel very quickly. And, honestly, that outcome doesn't seem too far-fetched.
Nixon used his deep bank of anti-communist credentials to establish a historic diplomatic breakthrough with the world's most populous communist country.