Stephen Harper's response was too quick, too defensive, too abrasive, and too angry to be credible. This was not a reflexive response, either. It was a strategic one, clearly designed to signal to Conservative staff and consultants that everything will be fine and they will ride this out so long as people stay with the script and don't talk.
Will Barack Obama strike Iran to stop its nuclear program? The president is claiming that the "only way" -- not the cheapest way, nor the fastest way, but literally the "only" way -- to reach a permanent solution is for Iran to abjure weapons "themselves." Which suggests that the answer to the question at the top of the column is "no."
Sex't Up Kids,
Cinderella Ate My Daughter,
Girls Growing Up Too Fast,
Pressure On Girls,
Toddlers And Tiaras,
Canada Living News
Teen girls were mortified when photos of themselves in bra and panties or topless were sent all around the classroom. They just were doing what they'd been taught to do by TV, YouTube, magazines, their friends: "be cute," which has become code for "be sexy," which means show your stuff. And then they'd been shamed for it.
It is time for the next occupant of the seat of the Chief Rabbi to wrestle with the tsunami of Jew-hatred that has erupted on the British Isle.
Remember that Seinfeld episode where George Constanza learns to leave on a high note? That's what my wife and I have decided to do as parents. This astounds many people -- who often judgmentally tell us it's unfair to our son to deny him a sibling -- despite the increasing numbers of single-child families.
It is time that the ESEA were treated once again as a civil rights law focused on bringing excellent schools into every community.
Rush Limbaugh Ratings,
The Young Turks,
Portable People Meters,
How many listeners does Rush Limbaugh have? Well, in the press there are only two numbers you'll ever see -- 20 million or 15 million. I've got news for you -- those numbers are a total fabrication.
New rules adopted by the Laurens County, South Carolina GOP require would-be candidates to swear off porn and take oaths of pre-marital purity, among others that are intended to differentiate them from Democrats, according to party officials.
As the political machine of the 2012 election season churns forward, it is becoming increasing clear that this year may be known for two things, the proliferation of Super PACs and the rise of the Hispanic vote.
The Good Wife,
The Good Wife After The Fall,
The Good Wife Season 3,
Alicia faced off against Gummer's always entertaining Nancy Crozier in the case Will had to pass on to Alicia. After getting out prettied by Nancy, Alicia brings in a ringer: the very blonde Caitlin.
Want to participate in the most exciting part of the education revolution? You can this week as universities, schools, educators and students around the world are celebrating Open Education Week We all hear about it but most people don't know much more about it than the name....
I'm giving a big aplauso to Governor O'Malley and to all the state legislators, activists, and organizations that legalized gay marriage in their state. Adelante Maryland!
Gop Birth Control,
Where Are The Women,
I would like to suggest to our Republican friends that they drop the pretense that the subject is religious freedom. It is not. Birth control is directly and undeniably related to women's health.
During New York Fashion Week, photographic duo Markus and Indrani were finally able to screen their magical first film, The Legend of Lady White Snake.
It would be decent to assume in a free market that if a figure can exist, it will. In this particular case, Rush Limbaugh may take the podium accepting this award of economic reality. It is true, like many personalities, he says things to cause a reaction and to put...
If alternative energy can work in the coldest, harshest, most unforgiving place on earth, it can be used anywhere.
Steven P. Harrington,
Brooklyn Street Art,
Street Art goes high-fashion for '13 with Street Artist Judith Supine One image of a mysterious acid-green faced woman with pink flowers in her hair on a black brick wall reappears across a Ready-To-Wear line during Fashion Week by India-based designer Manish Arora. Street Artist Judith Supine shook slim hips...
It's been a while now since The Brit Awards, and it sort of feels even longer than it was because the only thing memorable thing about the show was how dull it was. Coldplay opened, which is like splashing anaesthetic on your face.
Canada Quebec News
Dans son plus récent numéro, le magazine Time titre : «Pourquoi les électeurs latinos vont déterminer l'issue de l'élection de 2012». Le problème central de cette idée n'est pas uniquement qu'elle n'a rien d'original - elle est répétée dans plusieurs cercles médiatiques depuis des années - mais plutôt qu'elle est essentiellement fausse.
Huffington-Matalin debate U.S. military policy in Iran, Syria and Afghanistan after a decade of costly failures. Do war whoops resemble pre-Vietnam, pre-Iraq? And did St. Rick jump the shark by being so stridently anti-contraception and college?