Tag Archives: Russia

Why My Mom Hates International Women’s Day

My mom is rather pissed off about the celebration of International Women’s Day. She thinks the idea to celebrate Women’s Day is good, but there’s a history behind March 8 that makes it particularly awkward for her as someone who … Continue reading

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Estonia in the Republican Presidential Debate

The good news is that Estonia came up in the Trumpless Republican presidential debate. The bad news is that it’s in the context of potential invasion by Russia. From the transcript. BAIER: I’d like to ask you a few questions … Continue reading

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August 3 2013 Politics Round-Up

According to the Freakonomics guys,¬†fathers of daughters are more likely to get divorced. MORETTI: There are three main channels. First of all, women who have daughters are more likely to have never been married than women who have boys. Second, … Continue reading

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July 19 2013 Politics Round-Up

The rise of reggae and the fall of mambo may have been due to the free market of Jamaica and communism’s choking of creativity in Cuba. Incumbent Republican Senator Mike Enzi of Wyoming is polling pretty well against primary challenger … Continue reading

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