I love the comic Pearls Before Swine by Stephan Pastis. I also love our system of justice in which cases of negligence or neglect of duty are punishable by fines and lawsuits. But there’s definitely something to Sunday’s cartoon about the explosion of safety extremism as a reaction to torts, so I thought I’d share. (You can click on the image to make it larger):
Like most physicians, Dr. Ben Carson has a funny story about the behavior of insurance companies.
Longtime readers know I'm against the low-speed school zones that surround local campuses.
We knew this day would come. Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has attacked her rival for the Democratic Party nomination for president, U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., over his single-payer health care plan.
After Paris, it's not hard to picture the nightmare scenario in Las Vegas.
America is officially a secular nation, but religion is never very far from the surface in her politics. The Constitution is clear — the government will never establish an official state religion, it will never prohibit the free exercise of religion and it may never impose a religious test for public office.
If you follow politics long enough, you'll eventually see everything.
By now, most everybody's heard of Bernie Sanders.