In The Shadow of John Brown

WHY do we hate one another? HOW do we stop? WHAT is the purpose of destroying our Union? WHEN is cooperation going to begin, or, conversely, WHEN will the next John Brown show up to spark a bonfire that we’d been preparing the kindling for with years and years of increasing divorcement of “partisans”? Continue reading

The Sanctimonious Scavengers of the Penn State Scandal

  by WALTER BRASCH   There is nothing the media love more than a good celebrity sex scandal. Since the story of Scarlett Johansson’s purloined nude pictures had run its course, and the media squeezed every drop of ink it could from the Kim Kardashian/Kris Humphries engagement/wedding/marriage/divorce, they had to … Continue reading