For general discussion and debate. Possible talking point: So long '00s! Certainly, it's no surprise some in the Bush deranged press are calling the last decade the worst in history...but is it? With devastating wars and depressions in America's past, surely there have been worse.With this in mind, tell us what was the worst decade in American history and why. Also, who other than the object of the media's disaffection should take the blame for problems which befell us the past ten years?Finally, does this arbitrary viewing of history from decadal divisions have any meaning anymore?
The broadcast and cable news networks have grown comfortable with using the gossip site TMZ.com on celebrity stories like Brittany Murphy or Tiger Woods. Will they follow that pattern when their beloved John F. Kennedy gets a TMZ treatment? [UPDATE: TMZ falls for JFK photo hoax]
Merry Christmas everyone! Whether you're celebrating religiously, secularly, or both, I hope your holiday today is great.
For our friends in the Midwestern states, please bundle up and be careful on the roads. It's supposed to be a doozy of a storm today.
Moments ago, Senate Democrats on a party-line 60-39 vote passed Harry Reid's version of a health care overhaul. Despite their pretext of "making history," Democrats seem concerned the public is against their proposal.