Dr. George Tiller was shot and killed while attending services at a Lutheran church in Kansas. Was it the work of radical Islamists? No, it was a crime committed by a right-wing Christian terrorist.
There is something precious and virginal about the torture debate in the United States. As if that nation never knew torture before the shock of 9/11, and had to play catch-up.
Don Cherry is our madwoman in the attic. The attic is hockey. The Victorian novelists put the madwoman in the attic because she was still theirs, a family member, scary but undeniable.
A modern lynch mob in the wake of Hurricane Katrina went hunting . . . people.