Boehner's Border Bill Is a Sideshow
July 31, 2014
Who cares if the GOP leadership can pass their bill on the border crisis? It's terrible anyway.
If Republicans adopt Cruz’s proposal, it will destroy any chance of an agreement between the parties. Not that Cruz has ever done that before.
Step 1: Ignore the guy on Fox News.
Here's What We Can Do About the Border Crisis Right Now
July 11, 2014
In my business, I’m supposed to have this all figured out. I don’t.
Honduras's Murder Rate Is Six Times Worse Than Chicago's. How Can We Send Children Back to That?
July 10, 2014
July 4th weekend in Chicago was deadly. But every day in Honduras is worse.
In mid-2001, Johana Cece, a woman in her early twenties, fled her hometown of Korçë, a small city near Albania’s Greek border.
July 03, 2013
Our guide to high-profile asylums, defections, and passport swaps
Simon-Gate, The Mystery Continues
March 01, 2010
I suppose I deserve this for trusting the British press. It appears David Geffen is probably not the subject of Carly Simon's "You're So Vain." Roger Freidman at Showbiz 411 observes: David Geffen had nothing to do with Carly Simon in 1972. He ran Asylum Records. She was on Elektra. Jac Holzman ran Elektra and was in charge of the album “No Secrets” and the song “You’re So Vain.” It wasn’t until the next year that Elektra was merged with Asylum. In 1974, Carly released another album, called “Hot Cakes,” on Elektra.