Their view: Obamacare is saved and disasters now chase us

Their view: Obamacare is saved and disasters now chase us

Democrats saved Obamacare from the Republicans but will not be able to save it from itself. The health plan is so badly misconceived that it will now ...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Their view: Medicine an honorable, responsible profession

Their view: Medicine an honorable, responsible profession

With the celebration of National Doctors Day coming on Thursday, I am reminded of the honor and responsibility of the profession.Recent estimates from...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Their view: Defunding Planned Parenthood not the answer

Their view: Defunding Planned Parenthood not the answer

Congressional Republicans, President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence are united in support of “defunding” Planned Parenthood. I...

March 24th, 2017 updated: March 24th, 2017. |  


Their view: What Trump’s budget blueprint gets right

Their view: What Trump’s budget blueprint gets right

When the White House put out its blueprint for the federal budget, which is notable for outlining $54 billion in cuts for domestic programs, shrieks o...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Their view: Jimmy Breslin and the art of describing Washington

Their view: Jimmy Breslin and the art of describing Washington

Jimmy Breslin will always be remembered as a New York newspaperman. But he also made an indelible contribution to documenting the Watergate scandal an...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Their view: Nanny State not necessary for healthy habits

Their view: Nanny State not necessary for healthy habits

A sip of soup can be sublime or so salty that you’re tempted to spit it out. A bran muffin can be delicious or so sugar-drenched you lunge for a...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Their view: Comey and the art of the shiv

Their view: Comey and the art of the shiv

Late in Monday’s marathon hearing of the House Intelligence Committee, FBI Director James Comey reminded the nation that he was something of a h...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Their view: Trump’s budget plan is nonsensical

Their view: Trump’s budget plan is nonsensical

Here’s one thing President Trump is right about: The federal bureaucracy is due for an overhaul.“Our moral duty to the taxpayer requires u...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Their view: Evidence is for weak leaders

Their view: Evidence is for weak leaders

OK, some of you losers out there are having trouble keeping up with the way the Trump administration communicates, so let me bring you up to speed.Let...

March 19th, 2017 updated: March 20th, 2017. |  


Their view: What game are you playing in life?

Their view: What game are you playing in life?

What board game best describes your life? Which sums up your personal situation at the moment: “Risk”? “Trouble”? “Myste...

March 18th, 2017 |