From the first days of the United States, Massachusetts has exhibited outsize influence (see: Adams, John and Revolutionary War, The). And sure, as we added […]
Through his Congressional career, which he announced yesterday is ending, Barney Frank was just as divisive as he was acerbic. You loved him or hated […]
The United States spends almost as much on its military as all the rest of the nations in the world combined.
Outside – there was actually an attractive display of American democracy at its diverse and civil best.
But inside, up on the stage, it was a different story. There was blood on the floor early on.
*Starring (to the extent, for good or for ill, that any of this can come down to one person, which as we’ll see is only so much) Barney Frank.