Streaming Wars Taking No Casualties

Thus far, Disney+ and HBO Max are additive rather than cannibalizing competing services.

The Nasty Politicization of COVID

Our cultural divide over the pandemic is turning us into worse people.

West Point Cheaters Mostly Athletes

The Academy is prioritizing football glory over honor.

Secret Service Protection Politicized

That President-elect Biden is shaking up his protective detail isn’t unusual. The reason, however, is.

Census Misses Apportionment Deadline

President Trump’s illegal plan to exclude illegal aliens may have been thwarted.

Insecurity-in-Chief

Trump brags about being the “most admired” and provides yet another example of poor understanding of data.

Police Warned About Nashville Bomber 16 Months Ago

In hindsight, there were more than a few clues.

Two More Officers from Breonna Taylor Raid Fired

The detective who shot her and another who prepared the warrant have been ousted nine months later.

Wednesday’s Forum

The Faceless Pandemic

It’s easy to mismanage what we don’t have to see.

Are “Liberal” States Shrinking?

Thinking about unsupported narratives and a little bit about data usage.

Tuesday’s Forum

Can Schools Punish Students for Off-Campus Speech?

Social media makes the line much harder to draw.

Trump Backs Down, Signs Relief Bill

His tantrum stopped checks over the weekend but Congress called his bluff.

COVID Has Killed 1 in 1000 Americans

As we approach the new year, the virus is at its peak.

Monday’s Forum

President Donald J. Trump disembarks Marine One at Joint Base Andrews, Md. Friday, Sept. 18, 2020, and is escorted to Air Force One by U.S. Air Force personnel. (Official White House Photo by Tia Dufour) President Donald J. Trump disembarks Marine One at Joint Base Andrews, Md. Friday, Sept. 18, 2020, and is escorted to Air Force One by U.S. Air Force personnel. (Official White House Photo by Tia Dufour)

The Final Weeks of Trump

First whining about losing, now whining about legislation. (And creating chaos along the way).

Wonder Woman 1984

A very low-spoilers review.

Sunday’s Forum

Two Crazy Aspects of Trump’s Fraud Allegations

Granted, there are more than two. But from a political science/political history POV, these two stick out in my mind.

The Great Unbundling

The days of one-stop media shopping are long gone.

Nashville Christmas Bombing

An exploding RV did substantial property damage but caused only minor injuries to bystanders.

Boxing Day Forum

Christmas Forum

The Reality of Electoral Fraud

Wherein I detail evidence of fraud and take the Heritage Foundation’s database of fraud to task.

The 25th Amendment Fantasy

The zombie idea for ousting an erratic and dangerous President.

Trump Pardons More Cronies

Roger Stone, Paul Manafort, and Charles Kushner are among last night’s lucky recipients.

Christmas Eve Forum

Barr Contradicts Trump on his Way out the Door

Although, as usual, he maintains his odious approach to it all.

Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead

Trump’s Final Meltdown

The President of the United States is an existential threat to the Republic.

Festivus Forum

Let the airing of the grievances begin! (you know, like every day).

Press Coverage and Team Trump’s Coup Talk

Or, more accurately, the lack thereof.

Post Office Can’t Satisfy Christmas Demand

More packages are being mailed than ever and USPS can’t keep up.

Cadets participate in the Class of 2019 Graduation Parade, May 24, 2019, at West Point. (Matthew Moeller/Army) Cadets participate in the Class of 2019 Graduation Parade, May 24, 2019, at West Point. (Matthew Moeller/Army)

West Point Cheating Scandal Worst in Decades

73 cadets violated the honor code while taking an exam remotely.

Tuesday’s Forum

The Politics of Vaccination

The science and ethics are not the hardest part of determining who should go first.

Flynn Suggests a Coup

For those wondering what a textbook coup would look like.

CFB Playoff Selection Forum

Who ya got?

Sunday’s Forum

Guardians of the High Frontier

Space Force took a year to decide what to call their uniformed members.

Grifter-in-Chief

The Trump Presidency has been a long con.

Saturday’s Forum

Kemp Feels the Wrath of Trumpism

The Georgia governor and his family are under attack because he did his job.

The SolarWinds Attack

Our enemies are getting more brazen and sophisticated in their cyber warfare.