Kiss and Make Up?

{Published on Dateline: America} Like sports, strange things happen sometimes in politics. Virtually no one expected events like peace between Catholics and Protestants in Northern Ireland, the fall of the Soviet Bloc or the Arab Spring. Or this. Back in…

Revising Obama

If recent punditry is any indication, years from now we will have statues of Obama built like Arnold Schwarzenegger and dressed as Captain America, and “life-sized” at seven feet tall to boot. Enough words can make a clown a stately prince,…