Various thoughts on current events with an emphasis on politics, legal issues, books, movies and whatever is on my mind. Emails can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org; please put "blog comments" in the subject line.
A somewhat saner Cuba Policy (Congress blocks a better one) -- yet another reason Obama is better than Bush. Dawn Johnsen criticizes Obama with a degree of perspective (reading GG?). More on Clinton's (D-NY) replacement, who so many deemed a lousy choice.