Isn’t It Rich

Al Gore, the former vice president who but for the vote of one Supreme Court Justice would have captured the American presidency in 2000,...

When Conventions Mattered

By 1932 McAdoo had assembled a remarkable political resume. He married well – Woodrow Wilson’s daughter – and served as his...

The Veep

For sure Ryan brings youth, partisan excitement, strong conservative credentials and a certain policy wonk attractiveness to the GOP...

KSM’s Circus

Khalid Sheik Mohammed’s attorney has his hands full. Idahoans who know Boise criminal defense attorney David Nevin, a quiet, well-spoken,...

Reflections

Amid the tenth anniversary reflections over the terror attacks on New York and Washington there is much to ponder, remember and regret,...

The Gutsy Call

Of all the remarkable images over the last 24 hours or so, the tense scene in the White House Situation Room Sunday night tells most of...

The Nazis Burned Books, Too

Unfortunately there is a long history of humans believing they can destroy ideas by burning the books that contain those ideas. The...