From the daily archives:

Tuesday, May 4, 2010

“American Style” Debates Brought Even More Uncertainty to British Election

May 4, 2010

Our politically-minded British friends have a saying that goes “Oppositions don’t win elections.  Governments lose them.“  Under normal circumstances, when the Prime Minister becomes unpopular enough, the voters fire the party in power and the Leader of the Opposition takes his place.  That’s why British politicians are considered as standing for office rather than running [...]

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Times Square Bomber Apprehended

May 4, 2010

If this were the 1990s, the first paragraph of the news story template might sound something like this.  But today, that story’s template would sound something like this:  a male from a Muslim country between the ages of 18 and 30 tries to blow up a crowded area in a city. In the Obama Nation [...]

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