Politics sometimes leads to poetic justice.
During her live, nationally televised Republican response to President Barack Obama's State of the Union address, Sen. Joni Ernst inserted a cute story from her childhood that seemed to offer everything a homespun narrative should offer -- except ...
For some Americans, France can seem like a trip back in time, not always in a good way.
Why should the world care about Nigeria more than its own president does? That sounds harsh, but it expresses a painful truth. Guess which catastrophe drew more of the world's attention. Why the difference?
In the language of headline writers, he is "Muslim Man," hailed as a hero for hiding hostages during last week's terrorist attacks by Muslim fanatics in France.
Je ne suis pas Charlie. I am not Charlie, although they have my sympathies and support.