Story | Jan 12, 2012 | 12:53 PM
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Story | Apr 12, 2012 | 4:30 AMI am furious beyond words at the arrogance and corruption demonstrated by the leadership of the Maryland General Assembly in failing to pass a tax bill to implement the budget for next year, all for the benefit of the gambling industry for crying out loud! ("After breakdown, what?" April 11.)The one constitutional obligation imposed on the legislature is to pass an annual budget. The leadership, particularly Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller, chose to hold implementing that budget hostage in order to expand gambling in Maryland, even before the original slots parlors are fully operational.
Story | Jun 8, 2012
During the primary phase of the 2012 presidential election, there has been a noticeable acceleration in the use of the term “American exceptionalism” by candidates and political writers. The obvious purpose was to inflate the image of the...
Story | Jan 19, 2012 | 1:05 AM
Is mediocre education an improvement? When Oliver Cromwell and his Puritans took over England in the 17th century, they tried to make radical reforms in just about every area of English life - including, in particular, education. In 1654, Cromwell...
Story | Dec 26, 2010 | 4:32 PM
No, Mike Tyson, sorry. Celebrated in Britain and all her ex-colonies except for America, Boxing Day is the day to buy consumer electronics and all manner of other goods at a steep discount. It's the same idea as Black Friday...