• Posts Tagged ‘Mitt Romney’

    Sincerity is bull

    by  • August 29, 2012 • Commentary • 1 Comment

    I’ve had a serious case of potty-mouth lately. Well, I’ve always been prone to swearing. I blame my f- er, my parents, pious people who never let propriety stand in the way of a good goddamn. Of course, their efforts to sway me  from vulgarity failed miserably. But my recent bout of blasphemy comes...

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    Going positive

    by  • July 23, 2012 • Commentary • 1 Comment

    How many people have to die to suspend a presidential campaign for a day? Seriously – had, say, only eight persons died in the Aurora shooting, would the candidates have shut down their campaigns? What about five? I ask similar questions of my Basic Reporting students: Suppose Al Qaeda had quietly murdered 3,000 people...

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