Don’t Think the Shutdown was a Big Deal? Tell That to the People Whose Lives Were Devastated

Following the deal that ended our government shutdown and raised the debt ceiling, I’ve seen quite a few comments from people with a cynical view of the shutdown, basically shrugging their shoulders and implying that nobody really noticed the government was closed to begin with. Sure, many Americans probably didn’t feel any impact due to […]

What do Miley Cyrus, Males Exposing Themselves in Public and Syria Have in Common?

On any given week there are any number of popular headlines that will circulate around major media sites and the blogosphere. ┬áMost vanish into oblivion while a handful seem to be featured on nearly every sort of media site imaginable. This week’s big news seems to be: Miley Cyrus and what she did Miley Cyrus […]