The Braves' departure from Atlanta feels worse than breaking up with someone, possibly because there is so much injustice and the whiff of public corruption interwoven in the narrative of how it happened.
The news that the Braves plan to abandon it is simply stunning. What happened? The Braves say they want to be closer to their real fan base in the affluent northern suburbs, and hey, that's capitalism, I guess. Except here's the thing: It's not.
Now that he's leading in the polls among the GOP presidential aspirants, the media and voters are taking his campaign more seriously. But Gingrich's most outrageous hypocrisy has not yet surfaced as a campaign issue.