The Hur Report and Beau Biden

A new report puts the conversation in a different light.

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The Case of the Missing SECDEF

A truly weird story.

Republicans Start Biden Impeachment Inquiry

A shameful farce.

Iranian Proxy War Escalating

Tehran-backed forces are routinely shooting at American forces.

Is Mitch McConnell Still Fit to Lead?

It’s time for transparency on the Republican Leader’s health.

The Georgia Case is Different

It’s the only one that puts all the piece together.

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Why America’s News Networks Are So Bad

It’s Nixon’s fault?

Televising Trump’s Trial

His lawyers and Democratic lawmakers are urging an exception.

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Price Transparency

Should businesses have to include taxes and other fees in their advertised price?

A Stew of Stupidity

Eight state have withdrawn from a system to prevent illegal voting because of ignorance and agitation.

Scalia Law School is Conservative!

The New York Times looks into ties between a DC area law school and the Supreme Court.

Age, Illness, and American Politics

The controversies over our geriatric Congress continue.

The Limits of Academic Freedom

UPenn law professor Amy Wax as a test case.

Spying on Ourselves

Should we expect privacy from our own cameras?

Harvard Extension Fraud

How dare people who paid for a cut-rate degree claim they paid for the good one?

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Banning Junk Fees

Some of these things are not like the other.

Gen Z Doesn’t Want Crappy Jobs!

The silliness of “generations.”

Cool Free Event: Disclosing Government Content Moderation Requests

A free panel on how transparent social media platforms should be about government requests

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Re-Regulating the Airlines?

Constant flight delays and other frustrations require a solution.

On Polling and Media Narratives

Some thoughts on polling and the news since 2016.

Congress to Make Trump’s Taxes Public

House Democrats are releasing them because they can.

Dems Considering Releasing Trump Tax Records

It would be an abuse of power.

Congress ‘Concerned’ About Military Retirees’ Foreign Employment

Shockingly, the Defense Department doesn’t keep up with former employees.

Fetterman and the Politics of Optics

Will voters overlook the elephant in the room?

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The Latest on the Mar-A-Lago Document Case

Both sides have had their say and now we wait for a ruling.

Mikhail Gorbachev, 1931-2022

The last Soviet leader is gone at 91.

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[Update] Analysis of NARA’s Letter to Former President Trump

Why would the Trump team release a document that casts them in such a bad light?

Watergate at 50

Half a century have passed since a botched burglary changed history.

EU Tries to Regulate Social Media

Brussels has gotten ahead of Washington in regulating mostly American-based Internet companies.

Protesting the New Superintendent

An odd kerfuffle in local education politics.

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Another Aspect Of The Trial Tax

Some of the other costs that come with exercising a constitutional right

More Details On 7 Hours “Missing” From 1/6 White House Phone Logs

They’re not missing and that points to a systemic issue

Saudis Execute 81

More brutality from an ostensible US ally.

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Did Mark Meadows Break Electoral Laws?

It would appear to be the case.

Republicans Take Over Virginia

Elections have consequences: Old Dominion Edition

Some Additional Readings on Hungary (Tab Clearing)

For anyone who might be interested.

Porn Site OnlyFans Bans Porn

Making sense of a weird story.

Twitter and the Military Professional

The risks are real but the rewards are spectacular.

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The Law School Bubble Has Burst

Mediocre legal education doesn’t pay.

Hunter Biden’s Art

A new career and a pending art sale.

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Coloradans Need Not Apply

A law seeking to help the state’s workers seems to be having the opposite effect.

Wuhan Lab Leak Moves from Hoax to Theory

The fact-checkers blew this one and blew it big.

More on Social Policy and Comparisons

Mostly about how not to do it.

Joe Manchin’s Weird Filibuster Defense

It doesn’t work like the movies, Senator.

President Biden’s First Press Conference

The media became the story but the President was the news.

Iowa Limits Early Voting

Making it harder to vote in Iowa.

HR1: Good, but Not Enough

And what GOP opposition says about the party.

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West Point Cheating Scandal Worst in Decades

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