America, we're in a death spiral

by Craige McMillan -- Much of the national conversation now seems to be carried on by children under the age of 5, with 2 being the most common age. The nation's press more…

Is Edward Snowden an NSA double agent?

by Craige McMillan -- Imagine for a moment that you are a declining superpower in an increasingly dangerous world. Nuclear weapons are proliferating into the hands of ambitious and unstable governments. Your more…

Why Republicans are delirious – and delusional

by Craige McMillan -- At the moment, Republicans in D.C. are delirious! They have finally found a public concern surrounding Obamacare and are getting "traction" in the media. What, pray tell, is more…

King Obama stacking the D.C. court

by Craige McMillan -- Stacking a court with ideologically sympathetic judges isn't a new strategy. During America's earlier "never waste a good crisis" economic moment, known as the Great Depression, Franklin Delano more…

Canceled plans mean dead Americans

by Craige McMillan -- I wonder how many Americans are going to die as a result of Washington, D.C.'s insatiable greed, arrogance and corruption? Passing legislation that would upend a functioning health more…

The time is now for a shadow government

by Craige McMillan -- Washington, D.C., with its fossilized political families, three-ring media circus and lobbyist hucksters hawking their re-election funds is like an aging old rocker concert that just won't fade more…

A post-privacy nation

by Craige McMillan -- Oddly enough, early Americans thought it worth risking everything they had, even their "lives, liberty and sacred honor," to deny government the right to riffle through their personal more…

Never argue with an idiot

by Craige McMillan -- I remember seeing an old cartoon of a mechanic arguing with a customer near a car in the garage. The caption read: "Never argue with an idiot. People more…

'Sensible' spying

by Craige McMillan -- Hillary Clinton (the Benghazi Zombi) thinks America needs a "sensible" conversation on domestic espionage. For once, I agree. So let's start here: Who can cause more damage to more…