Archive for July 2011

Our Auto-Immune Disease

Pick a place, pick an issue, on any given day- the budget deficit battle, the massacre in Norway, our own massacre in Arizona, immigration, race, religion- it seems like these days, wherever we look, it looks like someone is making an enemy out of someone else and supplying them with hostile motives that justify a... Read more »

How Do They Think They Can Get Away With It?

Much of our public conversation about the Anthony Weiners, the Rod Blagojoviches, and all the other big fish who swim in big ponds and wind up drowning has centered on their grandiosity, sense of invulnerability, and   insatiable need for attention. “How did they ever think they could get away with it?,” goes the refrain.... Read more »