About that Flag In Front of the White House

Once again, Ta-Nehisi Coates nails it: It is the wisdom of the crowd that matters.┬áThe wisdom that marked Sunday’s crowd was the idea that the president “bows down to Allah” and needs to “put the Qu’ran down.”┬áThe wisdom that marked Sunday’s crowd was the notion that Obama was not the president of “the people” but…

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All Kinds of Irony

This photograph was taken earlier today in front of the White House. It’s a march of supposedly military veterans protesting the closure of the federal government. It was led by Republican Senator Ted Cruz and Sara Palin. And check out that Confederate flag. What is up with that design?

If a Confederate Flag Flies in the Forest and No One Can See It…

…Does it Really Matter? Earlier today the Virginia Flaggers held a dedication ceremony for their new Confederate battle flag that flies atop a 50 foot pole along I-95 in Chesterfield County. My biggest concern was that the flag would constitute a major eye sore for motorists along this stretch of highway, but based on the…

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