article placeholder

Reality Check: Opening Act

Staged Drama In The Final Minutes To Avoid Government Shutdown (For Now) It is still an open question, however, as to what extent exposure really injures a performer. - Harry Houdini The Show was in full...
article placeholder

The Freak Show: Politics And Taxes

It’s that time of year, where everyone files their taxes and does their part to pay for our massive government spending. For most people, it’s a matter of figuring out what they get back, since they’ve already ...
article placeholder

Deleted Scenes: My Busted Watch

How fragile we are. How easily taken apart. Like a Lego spaceship, we can be pulled from stern to aft, brick by brick, no matter what color, shape or size. It is staggering to think that that we’ve managed to s...
article placeholder


How Congress Stretches Credibility And Avoids 2011 Government Shutdown By the time this goes to press, we’re looking at eight days until a “continuing resolution” deadline for the legislative branch to send ...
*/ ?>