Citizens United wasn't about making unlimited political contributions. It was about whether Congress had the right to restrict independent electioneering activity by corporations (as well as labor unions and other non-profits). Restrictions on direct contributions were left in place by the ruling. » 9/10/14 12:01pm 9/10/14 12:01pm

The "good guys" he references are the people who were working to end slavery. So...no, not an apology for slavery or a call for more objectivity on slavery the institution but a more detailed history including the efforts to end it. Of course, you know that but are just being deliberately obtuse in an attempt to… » 9/05/14 1:23pm 9/05/14 1:23pm

For sure. If they've got room, they'll let you on every time. The first thing I do after getting off the plane if I've got a longish connection is double check the departure board to see if there's another flight leaving earlier. » 9/04/14 2:27pm 9/04/14 2:27pm

Did you actually watch the Belgium game? Because I'm not sure how narrowly missing defeat in regulation and taking a 0-0 score into over time counts as "shitting all over" an opponent. The US had plenty of chances in that game. Germany in the group stage is what "shitting all over" an opponent looks like. They… » 9/04/14 10:33am 9/04/14 10:33am

OK, I'll ask. How on earth is Sam Adams not Goose Island's class? They're in the exact same class. They both offer solid but unremarkable beers with a sideline of stuff that can sometimes be really good. » 8/29/14 4:21pm 8/29/14 4:21pm

The issue isn't Scotland using the pound. You're right, nobody could stop them. The issue is that Salmond has said that they would like to form a formal currency union with the UK using the pound...to which the UK has said hahaha. » 8/26/14 6:39pm 8/26/14 6:39pm

Back when I was in my 20s I had several occasions where I had a hard time piercing the night before together. At no point at that time was I incoherent or needing help walking or anything else. And this is not uncommon. Many people in black or brownout situations, while noticeably intoxicated, appear to be more or… » 8/26/14 1:59pm 8/26/14 1:59pm