The GOP solution: Flush the toilet

by Craige McMillan -- "Firepower up the wazoo and no trigger finger." – Tim Ferris, "The 4-Hour Work Week" There were a few days just after the election this month when I more…

Ferguson and tribalism

by Craige McMillan -- "trib·al·ism noun: loyalty to a tribe or other social group especially when combined with strong negative feelings for people outside the group" (Merriam Webster Dictionary) It's been 151 more…

The world's 2 biggest problems

by Craige McMillan -- If I could tell you with certainty that Republicans will win big next Tuesday, then I would have to ask you a question in return. And almost certainly, more…

Obama, Ebola and 'The Black Death'

by Craige McMillan -- The developed world lives within a comfortable myth that technology can isolate us from nature. This is reinforced every time we flick the switch near the door and more…

Christianity to today: A micro history

by Craige McMillan -- It's impossible to know what other people think about in their private lives, unless of course you're Google, a psychiatrist or a novelist. Google, you can be sure, more…

2 solutions to fix government

by Craige McMillan -- Here's a definition of liberalism you may not have encountered during your lifetime. It comes from Merriam-Webster: "Liberalism: [ attrib. ] (of education) concerned mainly with broadening a more…

Progressives have failed, but it doesn't matter

by Craige McMillan -- In the computer world, the definition of insanity is running a failed program over again with the same data and expecting a different result. The American electorate seems more…