Are there no media ethics on hackers?
December 27, 2014 The widespread reporting on hacked emails from Sony Pictures — spurred by the upcoming release of an allegedly funny movie about assassinating North Korean despot Kim Jong Un — might encourage some... more »»
Rules of war need updating
December 27, 2014 The attack on a cafe in Sydney, Australia, by a self-described Islamic cleric with a long police record, left two hostages dead, along with the cleric, one Man Haron Monis. more »»
Talk about a wildfire
December 26, 2014 WASHINGTON — First there’s the spark, then the conflagration, followed by the litigation and then, surely, the movie. Call it “Moonlight Fire,” and prepare to suspend disbelief. more »»
The Democrats’ wasteful torture report
December 26, 2014 The recent release of a Senate report commissioned by Democrats regarding torture of terrorism suspects in order to obtain vital information was a waste of $40 million of taxpayer money. more »»
December 25, 2014 Critics and defenders of the harsh interrogation methods applied to captured terrorists can argue forever over whether those methods were “torture. more »»
The age of Tom Wolf
December 21, 2014 It’s not often that someone’s greatest wish and worst nightmare occur at the same time, but for Governor-elect Tom Wolf both are fated to occur the same day, hour and minute. more »»
Work of secret prosecutor raises legal eyebrows
December 14, 2014 HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Any day now, a grand jury could render an opinion on whether Attorney General Kathleen Kane or anyone in her office should face charges for allegedly breaching secrecy laws. more »»
Thanksgiving, Christmas: Feel good time
December 7, 2014 It's "feel-good time:" the time of year when believers and unbelievers alike make a one-time generous gift so a poor family can have a traditional Thanksgiving Dinner or celebrate Christmas with... more »»
Is the eight-year cycle dead?
November 30, 2014 Elections always leave some unfinished business. Tom Wolf’s historic win over incumbent Tom Corbett is no exception. Why Wolf won has been discussed widely and fully analyzed. more »»
Did I make a difference?
November 16, 2014 With Thanksgiving fast approaching and the Christmas season not far behind, in many households preparations for this most busy time of year are well underwa. more »»