The peopling of the Americas....
Some European vs. (v.) American English...
What happened at WTC 7?
Walking is not normal in suburbia, and maybe not acceptable without an excuse....
America, destined for great stupidity March 2012...
TSA, bright blue happy and watching you...
I wonder how many people who would abolish the penny because it "costs more than one cent to make" would also defend the dollar bill.
Central Oregon drivers go weak in the knees when they see a pedestrian. October 2011
Americans, more obeisant in the 21st-century September 2011
Re-discovering the extreme, unnerving friendliness of Americans September 2011
I left the United States in 2000 with a 90-day round-trip ticket, and returned 11 years later.
Americans think busy May 2011
Eason Jordan sneaks out of CNN. 14 February 2005
The American left is ineffective against Bible-loving patriots December 2004
Election? Trial by jury. 30 October 2004
An unnecessary war for our own time. October 2004
If the world were a democracy 11 September 2004
"Look how you allocate your time" from an expert in time-management, ex-president Bill Clinton. 2 August 2004
Ronald Reagan was senile. 12 June 2004
I remember Ronald Reagan. He pinched education spending and increased motivation to join the military. 8 June 2004
The fall of Bush (from a bicycle [as perceived from The Netherlands.]) 25 May 2004
Brandon Mayfield released. His mother always said he was no terrorist. 21 May 2004
The end of the empire...
Arrogance works February 2004
Success and justification 17 December 2003
The voice in the wilderness? Kerry almost criticizes the war in Iraq. 19 May 2003
Total Information Awareness Spring 2003
Three journalists killed in one day Iraq, 9 April 2003
Volunteer troops; semi-rational anger April 2003
Now that I have a computer at home.... some quandary of malaise or something. Against the war. 18 February 2003
Laura Bush's poetry symposium attracts an antiwar element she cancels it. 3 February 2003
Business morality Unrestrained capitalism is not good even for shareholders. July 2002
No shit, Sherlock merging missile defense and missile offense. June 2002
Tech stock bubble and bust, and my small part in it. 17 November 2002
Preemptive strike, the other shoe dropping 23 September 2002
The difference a year makes September 2002
Twisted Gingrich, Kissinger, and Billy Graham October 2001
Worried about America Worried about what it will do. 18 September 2001
Fear for my country 16 September 2001
Bush not elected Autumn 2000