September 12: Never Forget

September 11th, 2001, we are constantly reminded, is a day we as Americans should never forget. It’s not an easy series of events to forget, so I’m not sure if the commandment is supposed to be literal. I wondered aloud on my Facebook page if, contrary to popular opinion, we should collectively forget the day. […]

“What If It Were President Gore?” — Bush v. Gore, 13 Years Later

Last weekend, retired Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor gave an interview to the  Chicago Tribune, where she admitted that maybe the Supreme Court should not have taken the landmark Bush v. Gore case, which subsequently led to an eight year Bush presidency. While O’Connor fell short of outright expressing regret over the decision to hear […]