United States Archives

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