National Cathedral's transgendered preacher

by Les Kinsolving -- The Associated Press reported on Sunday, June 22, that the Episcopal Church's Washington National Cathedral "has welcomed a transgender priest into its pulpit for the first time": "Cameron more…

The impeachment-deserving prisoner exchange

by Les Kinsolving -- If the probability of the GOP gaining a two-thirds majority in the U.S. Senate in November's election comes about, that will lead to the real possibility of an more…

Do whore-mongers deserve 'dignity and respect'?

by Les Kinsolving -- That Maryland remains a Land of Political Unforgettables has been demonstrated once again. Jon Cardin, a Democratic state legislator from Baltimore County, candidate for state attorney general – more…

Why impeachment is now possible – and justified

by Les Kinsolving -- South Carolina's Sen. Lindsay Graham served as a House of Representatives prosecutor during former President Bill Clinton's impeachment trial. That is among reasons why his June 5 warning, more…

NFL's 'Washington Native-Americans'?

by Les Kinsolving -- In one of the stupidest actions in U.S. congressional history, 50 U.S. senators signed a letter to the Washington Redskins football team, with the following message: "Today, we more…

'Sage of Baltimore' versus FDR

by Les Kinsolving -- H.L. Mencken was known worldwide as "the Sage of Baltimore." He was one of the nation's most colorful and influential public figures, as the leading intellectual and magazine more…

Hear about the Bengals' necrophiliac player?

by Les Kinsolving -- "A kiss that rocked the sports world" That is how the Washington Post headlined its report of pro-football's first identified homosexual, Michael Sam, and his lover, Vito Cammisano. more…

Agony in Oklahoma: 43-minutes of torture

by Les Kinsolving -- The Washington Post headlined it, "No Humane Way to Kill," under a photograph of the prison death chamber in Huntsville, Texas. Apparently, the Post was unable to obtain more…

Students disrespect university's namesake

by Les Kinsolving -- "Students object to Confederate flags on campus named for Robert E. Lee" That is the headline of the Associated Press' April 18 news report, which the Washington Post more…