(I wrote most of this piece five years ago, but I think it bears repeating. Our contemporary notion of Valentine’s Day’s origin has been sanitized to accommodate our conception of romantic love.
Howling from the Heartland
Nicholas Cage would not have been able to name his kid Kal-El (Superman‘s name on the planet Krypton).
It was clear to Congress that too many undesirable people were coming to this country.
Phil Mickelson, the popular professional golfer, recently hinted that he is considering moving from his native California.
It is now mostly a horrendous national memory, but there was a time when the United States had not only practices, but also laws, that supported slavery (before 1865) and de jure (by law) as well as de facto
Last Friday, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) released its bulletin on employment status and educational attainment.
“O tempora o mores.” This was the opening sentence in Cicero’s commentary on the condition of the Roman Empire about the time that Julius Caesar was assassinated. Literally, it means, “Oh, the times!