Category: Serious Question

Pope Says Defense Industry Doesn’t Want Peace

The pope is a little less nuanced than Dwight Eisenhower when talking about the undue influence of the Military-Industrial Complex: “Many powerful people don’t want peace because they live off war…This is serious,” Francis told the children. “Some powerful people…

Why am I Helping Jeb Bush?

At this point, Ed Kilgore has basically beaten his mantra into my head that we should take every comment from every political “insider” in Iowa and New Hampshire with a giant shaker of salt. All they seem to care about…

Why Take Meth?

I’ve tried my fair share of banned substances in my life, but I never tried methamphetamines. And I just don’t understand their appeal. I also preferred things that slowed me down rather than sped me up, so even the appeal…