United States Archives

  1. The Year of Hindsight
  2. The Last Four Years
  3. The Most Awkward Car Trip Across America
  4. Mauve America
  5. Remarkable Events
  6. On Facing the News
  7. Outrage Overload
  8. When Doves Cry
  9. Oculus
  10. How Stupid People Threaten the World
  11. Remembering
  12. Two Steps Forward...
  13. The Rise of Libertarianism
  14. The Attack of the Narratives
  15. Marijuana is Legal in Oregon
  16. Making Method Out of the US Primary Madness
  17. Arkansas Passes Law to Put Humidifiers and Dehumidifiers in the Same Room to Let Them Duke it Out.
  18. The Fall of Fred Phelps
  19. The Hammer to Crack the Peanut
  20. It's the Tea Party Republicans' Fault
  21. The Story of the Mall that Committed Suicide
  22. The Insanity Behind the Gun
  23. Democracy is Coming to the USA
  24. You're Flying Mitt Air
  25. A Question of Marketing
  26. News You Do Not Want to Print...
  27. The Media Biases Towards Fear
  28. Catapults Brought Into War on Drugs
  29. On the Attempted Assassination of Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords
  30. What They Have. What We Have. What They Could Have
  31. Yes, You Did
  32. The Unchristians, Part 2
  33. Small Observations on America
  34. On a Failure of School Officials
  35. Artificial Lightning in Philadelphia
  36. Handouts to Me is My Right. Handouts to Other People is Wonton Socialism.
  37. Stupidity in the Health Care Debate
  38. Regional Differences
  39. The McDonalds in Bronzeville
  40. The Upside of Down
  41. Rick Santelli Thinks Americans are Losers
  42. Quick Hits - February 23
  43. The Year of the Red Jelly Bean
  44. Vivian's third birthday and Halloween
  45. Canadians Pay Lower Income Taxes Than Americans
  46. Quick Hits -- September 29
  47. Gutter Politics and Teenage Sexuality
  48. Ye Olde Parties: 307
    The Greens: 1
  49. Quick Hits -- August 30
  50. Our Sanctimonious Government
  51. On Civility and Murder
  52. The New Conservative Federal Deficit Begins?
  53. Travel Daze
  54. Whither Hillary?
  55. If I Were Hillary Clinton...
  56. And the Walls Came Tumbling Down
  57. Democracy Walks
  58. Nebraskans Now Know What Iowans Feel Like; South Dakotans Still Jealous
  59. Hmm...
  60. Remembering the Canary
  61. I am an Obama Man
  62. The Protest Process
  63. The Fall of Fred Phelps?
  64. The Quintessence of Political Vitriol
  65. Night Girl: 44,608
    Plain Kate: 44,611
  66. The Next Waco or Jonestown?
  67. There is Writing, and then there is *Writing*
  68. I'm Just Talking About Washington, Man!
  69. The Real DC?
  70. The Icons of Washington
  71. Hello Pennsylvania, Hello Maryland
  72. When Chicago is Irish
  73. What War on Christmas?
  74. The Marketplace of Ideas Sells us Lemons
  75. A Bit of Blog Criticism...
  76. A Bad Month for Conservatives
  77. Paul Burgess Hates Americans
  78. The Court Jesters Speak the Truth
  79. Mayday! Mayday! (Quick Hits for May 1st)
  80. Writing News
  81. Quick Hits - January 17
  82. The UnChristians
  83. Another to the List of People Whose Hand I Want to Shake
  84. Ronald Wilson Reagan (1911-2004)
  85. Driving Advice
  86. Praying for Texas
  87. A Canadian Blogger in Virtual Texas
  88. The Battle of New Orleans
  89. You're Welcome
  90. Uh, Oh.
  91. When the Saints Go Marching In
  92. Remembering Hurricane Juan
  93. We are Powerless in the Face of Nature
  94. Fingers Crossed
  95. Pray For New Orleans
  96. Milk: It Does Bilingualism Good
  97. On the Arrest of Mark Emery
  98. The War is Over. Let the Struggle Begin.
  99. Quick Hits, Quick Comments
  100. Love is Blindness
  101. Respect the Flag. Allow it to be Burnt.
  102. The Beauty of America is in its Food
  103. Late Night
  104. Where the Bough Breaks (Libertarians vs. Social Conservatives)
  105. Know Your Opposition
  106. Eating in America ("I [don't] feel [so] good!").
  107. The Logic of Intolerance
  108. Scott Peterson and the American Media
  109. Summing Up Canada/US Relations
  110. Standing on the Shoulders of Giants
  111. Fox News: Utterly Without Merit
  112. Who is the Greatest American?
  113. Is This the New Face of the Daleks?
  114. New Look?
  115. Towards a National Reconciliation
  116. Hope For Weston
  117. How Boston Reversed the Curse?
  118. Kent Mansley, I Work For The Government...
  119. Crossfire Gets Blown Away
  120. Carnival of the Vanities CIX
  121. Canada's Surprising Prosperity III:
    Is Taxing Consumption Key?
  122. Canada's Surprising Prosperity II:
    Are Balanced Budgets More Important than Tax Cuts?
  123. Canada's Surprising Prosperity: What's Our Secret?
  124. Americans Need to Take a Deep Breath II
  125. Americans Need to Take a Deep Breath
  126. A Sample of Things I Didn't Know
  127. "OCAP Setting a Poor Example"
  128. Surprise! It Changed Nothing.
  129. Welcome to the Echo Chamber
  130. The Sadness of Engineers is Knowledge
  131. Movable Type 3.1 Reviewed
  132. Intriguing
  133. God Is On No One's Side in Politics
  134. Memo to FEMA
  135. And the Secret Code to Disable the Defence Shield Is... Is... 1-2-3-4-5
  136. I Predict We're About One Month From the Hair-Pulling, Eye Gouging Stage of the American Election
  137. We Have Met the Enemy And He Is...
  138. Four More Years?
  139. As If the United States Doesn't Have Enough to Worry About...
  140. Another Thought on Kerry's Acceptance Speech
  141. The Mechanics of Democracy
  142. D'Oh!
  143. The Glorious Paradox that is America
  144. Before We Were Interrupted...
  145. Blind Faith in the Face of Facts
  146. Some Speech is Freer than Others
  147. It Makes You Want to Shake Someone
  148. Red Room! Red Room!
  149. Why the Bush Administration Deserves Defeat V
  150. Why the Bush Administration Deserves Defeat IV
  151. Why the Bush Administration Deserves Defeat III
  152. Why the Bush Administration Deserves Defeat II - Polarizing America
  153. Why the Bush Administration Deserves Defeat
  154. Americans Discover Curling
  155. Line of the Night
  156. How Dewey Defeated Truman
  157. New Year Resolutionaries
  158. Last Night I Had the Strangest Dream...
  159. Farewell 2003
  160. A Night on the Town
  161. What Friends Are For
  162. Tech Drooling and More
  163. Juliet is Bleeding
  164. Izzy Asper Dead at 71
  165. Fear of Dishevelled Strangers
  166. Reptilian Kitten-Eaters are People Too!
  167. The Moment I Realized I'd Left Reality and Was Now a Resident of Cloudcookooland III
  168. Two Years Ago Today
  169. Notes on my Desk
  170. The Horror of McDonalds in New Orleans
  171. Did they Listen to my Review?
  172. Random Points for August 24
  173. Coming Out of the Deep Freeze
  174. Hoo Boy, Our New Moron:
  175. If You Think Smoking is Hazardous to Your Health...
  176. We're All a Bunch of Morons!!
  177. Do You Know What You Are Doing?
  178. Bush and the Remnants of Lili
  179. I remember.
  180. In Ann Arbor, Now
  181. Happy 135th Birthday, Canada
  182. This Place is Cursed! No, really, it is!