New Congress Is Most Diverse Ever. Who Cares?

The usually respectable Wall Street Journal has on its website a ridiculous article that should be seen as offensive to all thinking voters. It is about the new Congress that was sworn in yesterday and is titled “In a Diverse New Congress, Several ‘Firsts.'” (You have to be a subscriber to read it on, but Yahoo ran it as well.) It reads, in part: “[T]he House will have its first Hindu member,…” So? “…its first female combat veterans…” So? “…and its first openly bisexual Read more […]

A Merry Christmas To The Wagers Of The Christmas War That They Insist Doesn’t Exist

Is the so-called War on Christmas real, or just a bogeyman fabricated by conservatives with overly acute senses of victimhood? Well, tell a liberal “merry Christmas” and you’ll get your answer. To the school in Pennsylvania that prohibited fourth-graders from handing out Christmas cards, merry Christmas. To the school in Massachusetts that permitted students to make Christmas cards as long as there was no nativity scene depicted on them, merry Christmas. To another Massachusetts that Read more […]