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GOP Effort To Defund Planned Parenthood Fails

WASHINGTON — An effort to revoke federal funding for Planned Parenthood in the wake of controversial videos taken...

Finding Neverland

As a 69 year old male I hate movies that make me cry.  I watched one of those movies tonight, Finding Neverland.  It is the...

The DNC’s Sergeant Schultz

Debbie Wasserman Schultz doesn’t seem to know the answer to an important question about her own party. Here is an...

Trump is Upping the Ante on Crazy

Josh Marshall breaks down Donald Trump’s redefinition of crazy on Talking Points Memo. Several days ago, perennial...

Keystone Pipeline Irrelevant

Still a lot of talk about the Keystone Pipeline. I see oil today is a $47 a barrel.  That is over $30 a barrel less than is...

People v. Obama: “No” to the Iran Deal

“There’s not a lot of love for the proposed nuclear deal with Iran. Only a bare majority of Democrats support the...

The California Wildfires

Once again, Air Force Reservists and Air National Guardsmen are assisting in fighting ongoing wildfires in Northern...

How Can Republican Voters Really Trust their Presidential Candidates?

Republicans voters find themselves in a serious bind this election cycle. It is going to be virtually impossible to judge...

‘Love & Mercy’ Is Far From Just A Rock Picture

4.5/5 Give me a moment. I will get to discussing Love & Mercy and all of its many pleasures and virtues. I will tell you...

Quote of the Day: The Republican Party is the Talk Radio Party

Our political Quote of the Day comes from Juan Williams, who must read The Moderate Voice since I’ve said this in many...

Breaking News: Texas Attorney General Indicted on Multiple Felony Charges (Updated)

Update: The Austin American Statesman reports that Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton “was arrested and booked in Collin...

Cartoon: The Ugly American

See great cartoons by all the top political cartoonists at http://cagle.com. To license this cartoon for your own site, visit...

Only losers out-Trump Trump

WASHINGTON — The Fox News debate this week ought to be an occasion for the Republican Party’s presidential...

A Republican Sweet Sixteen… Plus One (Guest Voice)

A Republican Sweet Sixteen… Plus One Raging Moderate by Will Durst Get to high ground everybody. Our nation is in danger...

Mike Peters Guest Cartoon: Trump and McCain: Which is the Hero?

Trump and McCain: Which is the hero? by Mike Peters OF RELATED INTEREST: –Trump Boasts About His Love For Vets – While...

Today’s immigrants are just like our ancestors (Guest Voice)

My father-in-law came from Irish stock, but grew up in Liverpool. When he arrived here he spoke with a British accent, so he...

Bartlett: Trump Nomination Can Save GOP

Bruce Bartlett suggests a landslide 2016 loss by Donald Trump to Hillary Clinton can allow the sane GOP to take back the party...

Politix Update: Ted Cruz Has The Republican Hooker’s Clientele. But what About Other Voters?

Politicians lie all the time. They lie about big stuff and small stuff. They lie when they don’t have to lie. ...

First F-35B Squadron Ready to Fight

The first squadron of the much maligned, much criticized (including by this author because of significant cost and schedule...

You’re 100% Wrong About Showering

America, why do you scrub away your natural scent? Why do you douse yourself in chemicals each morning? Why do you waste so...

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Finding Neverland

As a 69 year old male I hate movies that make me cry.  I watched one of those movies tonight, Finding Neverland.  It is the...

‘Love & Mercy’ Is Far From Just A Rock Picture

4.5/5 Give me a moment. I will get to discussing Love & Mercy and all of its many pleasures and virtues. I will tell you...

SciFi Weekend: Hannibal, Jessica Jones, Humans Renewed, Defiance, Mr Robot, Under The Dome, Continuum Trailer, Utopia, Xena Reboot

The Hannibal episode this week, And The Woman Clothed With The Sun…, continued with the Red Dragon storyline, and like...

Unable And Unfit To Govern

Over at Slate William Saletan documents how the debate on the Iran nuclear deal prove that the today’s Republican party...

Ideology Damaging American Businesses

America is seen by the world as the fount of capitalism, ideologues on both the right and the left are hurting U.S. businesses...

UK Moves to Banish Oil Companies from Cultural Institutions

We heard recently about efforts in the Netherlands to sue the government over its failure to act on climate change. A similar...

GOP Effort To Defund Planned Parenthood Fails

WASHINGTON — An effort to revoke federal funding for Planned Parenthood in the wake of controversial videos taken...

The DNC’s Sergeant Schultz

Debbie Wasserman Schultz doesn’t seem to know the answer to an important question about her own party. Here is an...

How Can Republican Voters Really Trust their Presidential Candidates?

Republicans voters find themselves in a serious bind this election cycle. It is going to be virtually impossible to judge...

First F-35B Squadron Ready to Fight

The first squadron of the much maligned, much criticized (including by this author because of significant cost and schedule...

With Infrastructure, Government Failure Buoys The Private Sector

The United States is home to many contradictions, but none are as perplexing as what our great country can and cannot afford....

A lot of the Arctic is engulfed in a ‘river of smoke’ right now. Check out NASA’s photos

When we think of wildfires wreaking havoc, we usually think of the massive blazes that destroy thousands of acres of forest...