Loose Canons

Loose Canons

The Unserious Gun Control Debate

By 1.14.13

The fix is in that won't fix anything.

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Neo-Conning Us Again

By 1.10.13

In Afghanistan, we cannot recommit ourselves to a "counterinsurgency" strategy that has already failed.

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Bridge to a Higher Cliff

By 1.7.13

The coming fight on the debt ceiling and gun control is an ideological one, one Republicans need to fight or else face oblivion.

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Annus Horribilis Comicus

By 12.31.12

If you think 2013 will be any better, John Boehner has a Plan C to sell you.

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The Politics of Gun Control

By 12.24.12

Or how the Republicans have become the New York Jets of political Washington.

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Preventing School Massacres

By 12.17.12

Are there ways to defend the defenseless?

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Throwing Conservatives Off the Fiscal Cliff

By 12.10.12

Will conservatives tolerate Speaker Boehner sacrificing them to make a bad deal?

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No Ifs, Thens, or Buts

By 12.3.12

Obama is giving Republicans an offer they can refuse.

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Fiscal Cliff Diving

By 11.26.12

Congress looks for a solution -- or at least the appearance of one -- to a problem it created.

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Say No to Susan

By 11.19.12

Don't reward her bad behavior.