To say ”Happy Holidays” is still to evoke the sacred, whether the speaker realizes it or not, because holiday means holy day. Even the shorthand rubric ”Xmas” can refer to Christ because X is also used to represent the Greek letter chi, first letter of the name of Christ in Greek. So it’s very hard to take the Christ out of Christmas. Still, it’s nice to hear Merry Christmas!
The prosecution blew the witness’s testimony to bits.
The Derek Chauvin case is more complicated than prosecutors would have it.
To pretend that we as a society are incapable of knowing whether a child is a male or female at birth is lunacy.
The fact is that voters got us into this mess. Maybe the answer isn’t more voters.
Never Ask a Question You Don’t Need to Ask: Chauvin Lawyer Gets Clobbered by Witness’s Gripping Testimony
There’s rarely an upside in asking pointed questions to a young, nervous, highly sympathetic witness.
A look at why droves are leaving the state.
The Afghanistan Russian bounties ‘story’ proves it.
The president made the comments in remarks about the sweeping sanctions his administration imposed on Moscow on Thursday.
The intel community has ‘low to moderate’ confidence in their assessment, the White House said.
Only the voters can stop lawmakers before they cross this Rubicon.
A review of Walk with Me: An Invitation to Faith, by Neal B. Freeman.
A review of Let Me Tell You What I Mean, by Joan Didion.