It's called the "knockout game." Of course, that last part brings cold comfort to those who have been brutally attacked.
"Cocaine Congressman" Trey Radel, as headline writers have rebranded him, voted to allow states to drug test all food stamp recipients.
This is a big week for us Americans to argue about why we argue so much about Abraham Lincoln and John F. Kennedy.
Schadenfreude, the delight that one takes in the misery of others, is running rampant on the political right, thanks to President Obama's bumpy launch of Obamacare.
What, I wonder, explains the gender gap in political corruption?