Political Purveyors of Effectual Truthiness, Then and Now
As Hayward writes: “Shorter O’Rourke: The Kennedys are ‘sewer trout.’” But do yourself a favor and read that entire piece as well, which, as Hayward implies above, should be filed under the dictionary definition of the word “scathing.”
Socialism: The Creed of Failure
“Socialism is a philosophy of failure, the creed of ignorance, and the gospel of envy, its inherent virtue is the equal sharing of misery.” - Winston Churchill This is probably one of the most well-known quotes about socialism, and there’s a reason ...
Iran Hawks’ Definition of Successful Nuclear Diplomacy Is Impossible
Benjamin Netanyahu and his fellow hawks want more sanctions on Iran until it gives up all enriched uranium—an impossible demand. At least when they argue for war they’re being honest. If you genuinely believe that, of course you want to attack.
On the eve of the next generation, a trip down memory lane with the PS3 and Xbox 360
Not blind to Nintendo’s success, rival Microsoft decided to get in on gesture control in 2010 with Kinect for Xbox 360, a motion- and sound-sensing bar that required players to hold no controller ... Halo 2 on the original Xbox.
Condo Smarts: What is a majority vote?
The Strata Property Act sets out the definition of a majority vote as a resolution by more than “half of the votes” cast by eligible voters present at the time the vote is taken who have not abstained from voting. As with three-quarter votes ...