The email conversations among Oxford City Council members just before and just after passage of a controversial bathroom ordinance in late April serve as a sort of fossil record of the city’s misadventures in legislating and grandstanding.
There's an old-fashioned sit-in led by congressional Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives this morning. Here's how the LA Times starts its story:
“The depots are a crucial cog in making sure the military is ready,” U.S. Rep. Mac Thornberry, R-Texas, said Monday. “Today helped me get much more down in the details of what is happening with this particular depot and the crucial role they play in keeping Army vehicles available for war fighting.”
Forget all the firearms expos in all the large convention centers across the country on any given weekend; the real gun show was in Washington this week.
We admit we were skeptical when ESPN announced it would air a multi-part series documented the life and times of O.J. Simpson. His murder trial is more than 20 years old and it seemed like there wasn't much more to be discovered, especially in a documentary that clocked in at almost eight hours.
Last week, a CNN interviewer confronted Florida’s attorney general over her record on gay people. When it was convenient to her politically, AG Pam Bondi fought hard against gay marriage in the courts.