Archive for July, 2009

  • So this week the President sat down for a “beer summit” in hopes of achieving a “teachable moment” about race relations:

    WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama hoisted a beer with a white policeman and a black professor Thursday evening, aiming to cool a dispute between them that had ignited a national debate and threatened to damage his reputation as a politician whose appeal transcends race.

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  • This week's Movie of the Week comes to us courtesy of Craig Ferguson, who makes the point that advertising, beginning in the late 50s and early 60s, set forth a societal downward spiral to the point where, today, "everything sucks."

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