I-95 Snow Nightmare Over

It took more than 24 hours but traffic is moving again.

A Graphic to Ponder

Vax v. unvaxxed.

Podcast Recommendation

SLT guests on Peaceful Political Revolution in America to talk American democracy.

Tabs for Tuesday

For your consideration.

Government Cases and the Federal Courts

A lone judge has halted the military’s vaccine mandate.

The End of Snow Days?

The serendipitous day off may soon be a thing of the past.

Snow Hits DC, Idiocy Ensues

People failing to treat emergencies as emergencies make matters worse.

A Reminder of the Gutless and Feckless

A number of GOP politicians criticized Trump over 1/6 and some resigned.

Are Americans Over January 6?

A new poll offers mixed results.

Dan Reeves, 1944-2022

The legendary football player and coach is gone at 77.

Winnie the Pooh and Bambi Enter Public Domain

But only the original books, not the Disney adaptations.

2022 is a Midterm Year

In case anyone was wondering (and the GOP’s prospects are good).

Press Coverage of the Colorado Wildfires

The biggest news doesn’t always get the most attention.

Blackberries Going Dark

If you’re still carrying one of these, it’ll be a brick in three days.

Some Good News on Omicron?

We’ll take what we can get.

Betty White, 1922-2021

The television star increasingly known for her longevity has passed days shy of her 100th birthday.

Happy New Year

Mayberry and White America

When life doesn’t imitate art.

Public Health vs ‘The Science’

The CDC is weighing changing the definition of “fully vaccinated.”

Thursday’s Forum

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Back to $4 Gas

Three dollars and change at the pump. The cost of livin’s high and goin’ up.

The Big Lie is Working

A majority of Americans are less than sure that Biden won the 2020 election.

John Madden, 1936-2021

The Hall of Fame coach and legendary broadcaster is dead at 85.

Harry Reid, 1939-2021

The longtime Senate leader is gone at 82.

Wednesday’s Forum

CDC Lessens Quarantine Recommendations Despite Omicron’s Spread

The flurry of news around the new variant is dizzying.

Are Electric Vehicles Cheaper to Drive?

It depends on how you do the math.

Richard Marcinko, 1940-2021

The Rogue Warrior is gone at 81.

Tuesday’s Forum

Some Tabs

Some tabs plus some tabs equals some tabs.

Pandemic, Trauma, and Identity

There’s something happening here. But what it is ain’t exactly clear.

Monday’s Forum

Should We All Be in N95 Masks?

Why are we still wearing cloth, which was an emergency measure?

Boxing Day Forum

We don’t know what it is, either.

A Merry Christmas Forum

A Merry Christmas from OTB to you!

Abbott and the Border Wall

The governor of Texas vows to finish what Trump started.

Could Trump Face Criminal Charges for January 6 Actions?

The head of the House investigatory committee seems to think so.

Christmas Eve Tabs

Gotta make space for all the new tabs that we are going to get for Christmas!

Vice President Kamala Harris delivers remarks to the National Congress of American Indians Annual Conference, Tuesday, October 12, 2021 in the South Court Auditorium of the Eisenhower Executive Office Building at the White House. (Official White House Photo by Lawrence Jackson) Vice President Kamala Harris delivers remarks to the National Congress of American Indians Annual Conference, Tuesday, October 12, 2021 in the South Court Auditorium of the Eisenhower Executive Office Building at the White House. (Official White House Photo by Lawrence Jackson)

Kamala Harris is Frustrated

Apparently, getting her elected President is not a high enough priority in the Biden White House.

Saudi Arabia Building Ballistic Missiles with Chinese Help

Our ostensibly ally is working with our chief adversary against our interests.

President Joe Biden delivers remarks on ending the war in Afghanistan, Tuesday, August 31, 2021, in front of the Cross Hall of the White House. (Official White House Photo by Adam Schultz) President Joe Biden delivers remarks on ending the war in Afghanistan, Tuesday, August 31, 2021, in front of the Cross Hall of the White House. (Official White House Photo by Adam Schultz)

Biden: Yes, I’ll Run Again

With an obvious but important caveat.